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Study at Central Florida Community College

Central Florida Community College, also referred to as CFCC, is a coeducational, community college located in Ocala, Florida, United States. It was established in 1957. Initially, classes were held at Marion County Vocational School. On July 1, 1966, the College merged with Hampton Junior College. The latter opened in the fall of 1958, and was one of the first black, two-year colleges in the state of Florida. On July 1, 1971, the name of the College was changed to Central Florida Community College. The academic departments at CFCC include the following:
  • Business and Technology
  • Communications
  • Dance
  • Environmental Horticulture
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Visual and Performing Arts
The sports teams of the College are known as the Patriots. The students compete in baseball, basketball, softball, and tennis. The College offers sports scholarships to students who are proficient in their sport. For nearly a decade, the Patriots have received top 10 national rankings in baseball, basketball, and tennis.

Profile of Central Florida Community CollegeThe campus of Central Florida Community College is in Ocala, FL, which is a small city. The school is a public institution. Degrees at Central Florida Community College include, at the school's highest level, the Associate's degree.

Course Topics

The school is known for its programs in security and law enforcement and liberal arts.

Central Florida Community College Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes Central Florida Community College an attractive choice for many applicants. Many applicants are from out of state, an indication of the quality or special character of the school.

Central Florida Community College has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Enrolment

In 2007, the school had 6, 210 students enrolled (3, 857 full-time equivalent). Central Florida Community College Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts583liberal arts and sciences
Nursing and Emergency Medicine293EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Security and Law Enforcement237corrections, criminal justice and police, fire protection tech, criminal justice and administration
Transportation75truck and bus driver
Beauty and Cosmetology42cosmetology, barber, manicurist
Business and Management29business management, accounting technology, entrepreneurship, accounting and related services, management information systems, marketing, business and related services, financial services marketing
office and Administration22executive secretary
Medical Support and Technology22dental assistant, surgical tech, veterinary assistant, mental health services tech, radiation therapist
Therapy and Counselling21physical therapist assistant, community health services
Law13legal assistant
Computer Science and Engineering12systems analyst
Medical administration11medical records tech
Animal Science and Care9equestrian studies
Mechanics and Repair8HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Engineering Technician7drafting, computer systems tech, electronics tech, automotive tech
Production Trades6welding
Family and Social Work5child care provider, child care management
Hospitality4hospitality management, restaurant and food services management
Landscaping and Horticulture3landscaping, plant nursery
Cooking and Culinary Arts1restaurant and catering management
Contact: Central Florida Community CollegeCentral Florida Community College

3001 SW College Rd

Ocala, FL 34474

General Phone: (352) 873-5800

http://www.GoCFCC. com

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