The College's academic program, commitment to engaged learning, faculty accomplishments, financial assistance, and quality of campus life are all considered outstanding.
Best 379 Colleges
Focusing on academics, social life, and financial aid, The Princeton Review bases its findings on student surveys and considers Florida Southern in the top 15% of all colleges nationwide. Included in this prestigious guide for nine consecutive years, The Princeton Review ranks our intramural program #6 in the country and our campus as the #8 Most Beautiful.
U.S. News and World Report
Rating colleges in the areas of student quality and selectivity, faculty retention, class size, and alumni giving, U.S. News & World Report ranks Florida Southern College the No. 5 Regional College in the South.
The most trusted source for college-bound students and their parents, The Fiske Guide includes Florida Southern among the "best and most interesting" schools in the U.S. as well as a "Top Financial Find."
Student satisfaction is among the items taken into consideration by the Center for College Affordability and Productivity when compiling its annual report for Forbes' ranking of America's Top Colleges. The latest Forbes report ranks FSC among 650 of the nation's leading undergraduate colleges in the nation.
Offering a different kind of college ranking, the Washington Monthly assessed how well colleges and universities serve their communities and the country. Emphasizing the commitment of students to community service and the training and research of the academic faculty, among other factors, the guidebook ranks Florida Southern the #23 top baccalaureate college in the nation.
Colleges of Distinction
Profiling America’s best institutions of higher education, the Colleges of Distinction guide describes Florida Southern as one of the best places to learn, grow, and succeed; based on its excellence in Four Distinctions: engaged students, great teaching, vibrant campus communities and successful outcomes.
Barron's Best Buy in College Education
Updated to reflect the most recent changes in tuition, fees, and general cost of living, this popular directory includes Florida Southern as a school where you'll receive a first-class education at a reasonable price.
Insider’s Guide to Colleges
The Insider’s Guide to Colleges includes FSC as one of the top schools in the nation. Compiled by student reporters at the Yale Daily News, the Guide is of special interest to high school students looking for the “inside scoop” on colleges.