Centers and Institutes

Centers and Institutes


Florida Southern Centers and Institutes

Florida Southern College provides access to many centers and institutes providing exciting academic opportunities to both students and the Lakeland community alike.

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Institute for Accounting Excellence

The Institute for Accounting Excellence provides a best-in-class, student-focused accounting education for baccalaureate and graduate-level learners.

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Sarah D. and L. Kirk McKay, Jr. Archives Center

The Sarah D. and L. Kirk McKay, Jr. Archives Center serves as a place where records, documents, and collections of enduring administrative or historical value for the College are preserved.

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Lawton M. Chiles Center for Florida History

The Center for Florida History seeks to preserve and educate the public on the richness of Florida history through engaging scholarly activities.

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Center for Free Enterprise

The Center for Free Enterprise is an initiative to help students understand and appreciate the important role free enterprise plays within the American economy.

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Justice Teaching Center for Civic Learning

Justice Teaching is designed to bring the constitutional doctrines of our government into vivid focus for the next generations.

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Center for Polling and Policy Research

The Center for Polling and Policy Research provides a platform to educate our students on the proper and ethical design of research studies, methodologies, and research plans, and the analysis and interpretation of results.


Teaching and Learning Center

The Teaching and Learning Center works to fosters a culture of excellence that inspires our faculty to provide student-centered learning experiences by providing resources and opportunities for faculty development.