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News - 8/25/2021

7 Things To Look For In A Business School

While the number of students earning bachelor’s degrees rises annually, business continues to be the number one most popular college major! And, while a business degree can open up a world of possibilities, to succeed you’ll need to stand out among the throngs of s...


News - 8/24/2021

Inaugural Doctor Of Nursing Practice Graduating Class Presents Capstone Projects

Members of the inaugural graduating class of the Florida Southern College Doctor of Nursing Practice program presented their capstone scholarly project posters in the Joe K. and Alberta Blanton Nursing Building, on August 11, 2021. The seven-member cohort completed four commun...


News - 8/24/2021

Meet Matthew Cicanese

In addition to being a proud Moc, FSC alum Matthew Cicanese is an avid conservationist, explorer and award-winning documentarian whose talents lie in expressing the beauty of the Earth’s biodiversity through media publication. Since his graduation, this ambitious FSC alu...


News - 8/20/2021

Make the Most of Virtual Visit Options

Fall is a popular time for high school seniors and even younger students to start scheduling visits and exploring their college options. With states limiting travel and schools reducing the number of guests they host, you might feel like your search is falling off track. ...


News - 7/28/2021

Florida Southern Named a College of Distinction for Business, Education, Nursing, and Overall Excellence

LAKELAND, Fla. (July 15, 2021) — Florida Southern College’s schools of Business, Education, and Nursing have been recognized for their outstanding commitment to engaged, hands-on learning by the 2021-2022 Colleges of Distinction guidebook and website. These honors ...


News - 7/28/2021

New Ann Blanton Edwards School of Nursing and Health Sciences at Florida Southern College Announced

LAKELAND (July 15, 2021) – Florida Southern College today announced the new Ann Blanton Edwards School of Nursing and Health Sciences. The Florida Southern College nursing program is nationally recognized for educational excellence, and the opportunity to have a named sc...


News - 7/28/2021

Dr. Linda Comer Named Berend Endowed Chair For FSC School of Nursing and Health Sciences

LAKELAND (July 20, 2021) – Florida Southern College announced that Dr. Linda Comer, professor of nursing and dean of the School of Nursing and Health Sciences, will be the inaugural recipient of the Dr. Keith R. Berend Endowed chair in Nursing. This is the first endowed ...


News - 6/25/2021

Planetarium from the McKay Archives

With this phase of the Planetarium restoration wrapping this summer, I thought it would be fun to dig into the McKay Archives Digital Collection and find past articles from The Southern, FSC’s newspaper, to find any mention of the Planetarium.One of the first articles re...


News - 6/11/2021

Florida Southern College Earns National Accreditation for DNP and APRN Nursing Programs

The Ann Blanton Edwards School of Nursing and Health Sciences at Florida Southern College has received national accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for its Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN) prog...


News - 5/27/2021

Frank Lloyd Wright Tourism Center Reopens June 1; Limited Campus Tours to Resume June 15

The Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center and GEICO Gift Shop at Florida Southern College will reopen to the public on Tuesday, June 1, welcoming visitors who wish to sign up for future guided tours or purchase Frank Lloyd Wright-themed merchandise. Souvenir maps of the fa...