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News - 9/15/2021

Meet Manny Vacarez '23

Manny is a passionate member of our nursing program, as well as one of our Southern Ambassadors. With an interest in helping provide medical assistance to underprivileged countries, Manny is taking his education and using it to change the world.WHY NURSING:"My mom is my ...


News - 9/15/2021

Meet Savanna Moss '22

Mocsie sat down with Savanna — a bright, ambitious computer science student with a double concentration in AI/Machine Learning and Web Development. We learned she’s very involved on campus, preparing herself for her intended career in software engineering. She se...


News - 9/13/2021

Florida Southern College Named A Best College 2021-22 By U.S. News & World Report:

Florida Southern College advances to no. 8 among the top 10 “Best Regional Universities in the South” in this year’s edition of U.S. News & World Report’s distinguished college rankings guide, up from its no. 9 placement last year. The guide highlig...



News - 9/10/2021

FSC Student Making an Impact in Education

Students in Florida Southern College’s Doctor of Education program are making an impact in the community even before they graduate. Dawn Hardy, Bartow Middle School’s Band Director, is one example of a doctoral student transforming the skills she has developed in c...


News - 9/8/2021

National Science Foundation Taps Florida Southern College And Lsu To Research Climate Change Impact On Stone Crabs

“The NSF’s recognition of the innovative work taking place within our marine biology program is rewarding and gratifying,” says Dr. Anne Kerr, president of FSC. “The research our biology, chemistry, and marine biology departments do is groundbreaking in...


News - 8/31/2021

Princeton Review Spotlights Florida Southern College As One Of Best 387 Schools In Country And Top Southeastern Regional School

For the 12th consecutive year, The Princeton Review’s prestigious guide The Best 387 Colleges celebrates Florida Southern College (FSC) for its academic excellence, breathtaking campus beauty, and robust intramural programs.“As our students have yet again proclaime...


News - 8/31/2021

FSC Athletics Announces 2021-22 Ticket Prices

The Florida Southern College athletic teams return to action for the 2021-22 academic year full of optimism, excited for another year of unparalleled success. Ready to welcome all fans back to campus to witness live, in-game action, the Mocs sports teams begin play at home thi...


News - 8/30/2021

Florida Southern College Welcomes Class Of 2025 To Lakeland Campus

The carnival-like atmosphere on the Florida Southern College campus over the weekend welcomed some 3,000 students back to Lakeland. The Fall 2021 Orientation Weekend schedule was packed with events, both public and private. As the balloon arches beckoned some 800 new students,...


News - 8/27/2021

Truist Foundation Awards $250,000 To Fsc For Cyber Initiatives

Florida Southern College has received a $250,000 grant from the Truist Foundation to launch a new Cybersecurity Innovation and Entrepreneurship program. This gift will create an innovative program to address the nation’s urgent need for well-educated cybersecurity expert...