Florida Community Colleges

Florida’s community college system is a great option for students looking for an affordable, high-quality education. The state’s 28 public colleges offer over 200 degree and certificate programs in fields such as business, engineering, health care and hospitality. Most of the community colleges in Florida are part of the Florida College System which is overseen by the Florida Department of Education and provides students with transfer pathways to four-year universities.

Community College Location Enrollment
Miami Dade College Miami 80,955
Valencia College Orlando 43,217
Broward College Fort Lauderdale 40,784
Florida International University Miami 58,064
Palm Beach State College Lake Worth 32,981
Hillsborough Community College Tampa 27,298
Seminole State College of Florida Sanford 30,106
Florida SouthWestern State College Fort Myers 19,378
Santa Fe College Gainesville 21,372
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota Bradenton 25,804
Indian River State College Fort Pierce 22,134
St. Petersburg College St. Petersburg 31,497
Polk State College Winter Haven 16,274
Daytona State College Daytona Beach 18,812
Northwest Florida State College Niceville 16,404
Valencia College Kissimmee 15,314
Eastern Florida State College Cocoa 16,181
Tallahassee Community College Tallahassee 14,691
Pasco-Hernando State College New Port Richey 14,500
Valencia College Winter Park 11,652
Gulf Coast State College Panama City 10,094
Lake-Sumter State College Leesburg 7,148
South Florida State College Avon Park 5,160
Florida Gateway College Lake City 4,578
Chipola College Marianna 2,107
Northwest Florida State College DeFuniak Springs 1,846
Pasco-Hernando State College Dade City 4,149
Pasco-Hernando State College Spring Hill 3,873
Pasco-Hernando State College Wesley Chapel 3,978
Pasco-Hernando State College Brooksville 3,657
St. Johns River State College Palatka 6,270
Broward College Pembroke Pines 28,000
Florida State College at Jacksonville Jacksonville 23,413
Gulf Coast State College Panama City Beach 5,286
Miami Dade College Hialeah 12,923
Miami Dade College Homestead 11,701
Indian River State College Stuart 8,865
Indian River State College Vero Beach 5,611
Seminole State College of Florida Oviedo 5,971
Seminole State College of Florida Altamonte Springs 4,876
Seminole State College of Florida Lake Mary 4,478
Seminole State College of Florida Heathrow 4,354
Seminole State College of Florida Casselberry 4,041
Indian River State College Okeechobee 3,248
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota Venice 3,051
St. Johns River State College Orange Park 3,226
Palm Beach State College Palm Beach Gardens 15,276
Palm Beach State College Belle Glade 5,448
Palm Beach State College Boca Raton 9,257
Valencia College Apopka 7,701
Valencia College West Campus 15,995
Valencia College Osceola 10,482
Valencia College East Campus 5,241
Valencia College Downtown 6,904
Valencia College Lake Nona 6,431
Valencia College Poinciana 5,211
Valencia College Winter Garden 3,101
Valencia College School of Public Safety 3,634

At a Florida community college, students can take advantage of lower tuition rates and smaller class sizes than what they would find at a four-year university. Additionally, many schools offer flexible scheduling options such as evening or online classes which can make it easier for working adults to pursue their educational goals. Furthermore, each school has an extensive library system with access to digital databases and e-journals that can help students with their research needs.

The majority of community colleges in Florida also have career services departments that provide assistance with resume building workshops, job search assistance and internship opportunities. These services are especially helpful for those who are looking to start their own business or pursue a career in entrepreneurship. In addition, many schools have articulation agreements with four-year universities so that credits earned at one school can easily be transferred to another if a student decides to pursue additional education after graduating from the community college.

List of All Community Colleges in Florida

Below is a list of all community colleges in the state of Florida. For each college, you will see the name of current president, website URL,  street address, phone number, postal code and city location.

Brevard Community College

CEO/President: James  Drakes
Web Address: brevardcc.edu
Address: Cocoa Campus  1519 Clearlake Road
City: Cocoa
Zip: 32922-6597
State: FL
Phone: 3214337000

 

Broward Community College

CEO/President: Larry A.  Calderon
Web Address: broward.edu
Address: 111 East Las Olas Boulevard
City: Fort Lauderdale
Zip: 33301
State: FL
Phone: 9542017401

 

Central Florida Community College

CEO/President: Charles R.  Dassance
Web Address: gocfcc.com
Address: 3001 SW College Road  PO Box 1388
City: Ocala
Zip: 34478-1388
State: FL
Phone: 3528735835

 

Chipola College

CEO/President: Gene  Prough
Web Address: chipola.edu
Address: 3094 Indian Circle
City: Marianna
Zip: 32446
State: FL
Phone: 8505262761

 

Daytona Beach Community College

CEO/President: Kent  Sharples
Web Address: dbcc.edu
Address: 1200 International Speedway Boulevard  PO Box 2811
City: Daytona Beach
Zip: 32120-2811
State: FL
Phone: 3865063200

 

Edison College

CEO/President: Kenneth P.  Walker
Web Address: edison.edu
Address: 8099 College Parkway, SW  PO Box 60210
City: Fort Myers
Zip: 33906
State: FL
Phone: 2394899211

 

Florida Community College at Jacksonville

CEO/President: Steven R.  Wallace
Web Address: fccj.edu
Address: 501 West State Street
City: Jacksonville
Zip: 32202
State: FL
Phone: 9046323222

 

Florida Community College System

CEO/President: J. David  Armstrong
Web Address: fldoe.org/cc
Address: 325 West Gaines Street Suite 1314
City: Tallahassee
Zip: 32399-0400
State: FL
Phone: 8502450407

 

Gulf Coast Community College

CEO/President: Robert L.  McSpadden
Web Address: gulfcoast.edu
Address: 5230 West Highway 98
City: Panama City
Zip: 32401
State: FL
Phone: 8508723800

 

Hillsborough Community College

CEO/President: Gwendolyn W.  Stephenson
Web Address: www.hccfl.edu
Address: 39 Columbia Dr. 33606  PO Box 31127
City: Tampa
Zip: 33631-3127
State: FL
Phone: 8132537050

 

Indian River Community College

CEO/President: Edwin R.  Massey
Web Address: ircc.edu
Address: 3209 Virginia Avenue
City: Fort Pierce
Zip: 34981-5596
State: FL
Phone: 7724624701

 

Lake City Community College

CEO/President: Charles  Hall
Web Address: lakecitycc.edu
Address: 149 SE College Place
City: Lake City
Zip: 32025-2007
State: FL
Phone: 3867521822

 

Lake-Sumter Community College

CEO/President: Charles R.  Mojock
Web Address: lscc.edu
Address: 9501 US Highway 441
City: Leesburg
Zip: 34788-8751
State: FL
Phone: 3523653523

 

Manatee Community College

CEO/President: Sarah H.  Pappas
Web Address: mccfl.edu
Address: 5840 26th St. W. 34207  PO Box 1849
City: Bradenton
Zip: 34206
State: FL
Phone: 9417525201

 

Miami Dade College

CEO/President: Eduardo J.  Padron
Web Address: mdc.educollege_wide/
Address: 300 NE 2nd Avenue
City: Miami
Zip: 33132
State: FL
Phone: 3052373316

 

Miami Dade College- InterAmerican

CEO/President: Nora Hernandez  Hendrix
Web Address: mdc.eduiac
Address: 627 SW 27th Avenue
City: Miami
Zip: 33135
State: FL
Phone: 3052376034

 

Miami Dade College- Medical Center

CEO/President: Kweku K.  Bentil
Web Address: mdc.edumedical
Address: 950 NW 20th Street
City: Miami
Zip: 33127
State: FL
Phone: 3052374025

 

Miami Dade College-Homestead

CEO/President: Jeanne F.  Jacobs
Web Address: mdc.eduhomestead
Address: 500 College Terrace
City: Homestead
Zip: 33030-6009
State: FL
Phone: 3052375000

 

Miami Dade College-Kendall

CEO/President: Wasim  Shomar
Web Address: mdc.edukendall
Address: 11011 SW 104th Street
City: Miami
Zip: 33176
State: FL
Phone: 3052372245

 

Miami Dade College-North

CEO/President: Jose A.  Vicente
Web Address: mdc.edunorth
Address: 11380 NW 27th Avenue
City: Miami
Zip: 33167
State: FL
Phone: 3052378500

 

Miami Dade College-Wolfson

CEO/President: Rolando  Montoya
Web Address: mdc.eduwolfson
Address: 300 NE 2nd Avenue
City: Miami
Zip: 33132-2297
State: FL
Phone: 3052373310

 

North Florida Community College

CEO/President: Morris  Steen
Web Address: nfcc.edu
Address: 325 NW Turner Davis Drive
City: Madison
Zip: 32340
State: FL
Phone: 8509731601

 

Okaloosa-Walton College

CEO/President: James R.  Richburg
Web Address: owcc.cc.fl.us
Address: 100 College Boulevard
City: Niceville
Zip: 32578
State: FL
Phone: 8506785111

 

Palm Beach Community College

CEO/President: Dennis P.  Gallon
Web Address: pbcc.edu
Address: 4200 Congress Avenue
City: Lake Worth
Zip: 33461-4796
State: FL
Phone: 5618683500

 

Pasco-Hernando Community College

CEO/President: Katherine M.  Johnson
Web Address: phcc.edu
Address: 10230 Ridge Road
City: New Port Richey
Zip: 34654
State: FL
Phone: 7278472727

 

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