Summer Options

Summer Programs


Five to seven weeks is all it takes to lighten your fall course load

Retake a class you dropped, or put yourself on the fast track for early graduation. Plan your summer courses while making your fall registration selections.

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Summer Programs

This summer is your opportunity to experience new things and find new passions. With more than 70 courses to choose from, Florida Southern’s summer program allows you to focus on a particular area of interest or simply sample topics that pique your interest.

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3-year Finish

Florida Southern College’s summer programs are a great way to stay on course to a 3-year finish. 3-year graduation tracks are available for majors in Biology, Business, Advertising and Public Relations, Education, and Psychology.

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Have fun in the sun!

What’s a summer that’s all work and no play?! When you need a break from studying, Florida Southern College’s campus will be abuzz with activities. Have fun participating in intramural sports, water front activities, fitness classes, and other special events. Stay tuned!

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Study Abroad

Want to get out of town this summer? Pursue your studies all over the world. You will have the opportunity to meet other students from around the globe, travel, and practice foreign language skills, all while earning academic credit. Florida Southern College has exciting trips scheduled to destinations all over the world!

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Not a Florida Southern College student?

First you will need to complete a registration form.

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Bright Futures Summer Eligibility

The Bright Futures Scholarship (BFFAS) allows BFFAS students to receive award funding during summer 2018. BFFAS students will receive an award that covers 100% of tuition and applicable fees at the public institution or a comparable amount at a nonpublic institution for the summer term.

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The $300 college-related expenses stipend and additional award as an Academic Top Scholar will not be available during the summer term.


Funding Requirements:  In order to receive funding, Bright Futures students:

  • May only be funded by the postsecondary institution where the student is degree-seeking
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours across all summer sessions.

Summer Schedule

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Undergraduate Session Dates

Summer A

May 9 to June 12

Summer B

June 13 to July 17

Summer C

May 9 to July 17

Summer D

May 3 to June 22

Adult Undergraduate Session Dates

Adult Summer A

April 30 to June 18

Adult Summer B

June 26 to August 14

Adult Summer C

April 30 to August 14

On Campus Registration Dates

Currently enrolled students register via the FSC Portal or attend registration.

Summer A and C

May 9
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Summer B

June 13
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Summer D

May 3
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM



Summer A, B, C & D $520.00 (per credit hour)


Technology Fee $ 15.00 (up to 4 credit hours)
Technology Fee $ 30.00 (from 5-8 credit hours)
Technology Fee $ 50.00 (from 9-12 credit hours)


Summer A $112.00 per week/double room
$134.00 per week/single room if available
Summer B $112.00 per week/double room
$134.00 per week/single room if available
Summer C $112.00 per week/double room
$134.00 per week/single room if available

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Summer Programs will consist of four sessions with over 45 offerings offered completely online to accommodate student returning home for the summer.

Students are encouraged to complete summer course work in order to maintain academic progress of at least 16 credit hours per semester. Students can use the summer semester to repeat coursework that was completed with an unsatisfactory grade or to take a challenging course that might be difficult to complete during the fall or spring.


How many sessions are offered this year?

Fours sessions are offered this year in both online and face-to-face offerings: Summer A, Summer B, Summer C, Summer D.

How many classes can a student take during the Summer Sessions?

Students are limited to enrolling in no more than 18 total hours of course work in sessions A, B, C and D combined.

What holiday(s)or breaks will be observed during the Summer Sessions?

May 30 - Memorial Day
July 4 - Independence Day


What are the costs of taking courses in the Summer Sessions?

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I’m not sure how taking a summer course will impact my academic progress for next year. Who should I talk with if I have a question?

Be sure to contact your academic adviser with specific questions concerning how taking courses during the summer will impact degree completion.

I’m a current FSC student and want to enroll in the Summer Sessions, how do I enroll?

Students can now register via the FSC portal or you may come to the scheduled registrations listed below.

I’m new to FSC or I’m re-entering FSC and want to enroll in the Summer Session course. How do I enroll?

All new students wishing to enroll during summer sessions at FSC must complete an application for admission. New students must appear at registration in order to enroll. The registration dates are listed below.

Registration will be held in the Registrar’s Office in the Buckner Building.

Summer A and C
May 9 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Summer B
June 13 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Summer D
May 3 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

I’m not an FSC student and would like to enroll in a class at FSC and transfer it back to my home institution. How do I enroll?

If you are a degree-seeking student at another institution and would like to take summer courses at FSC to transfer back to your home institution (you are considered a Transient Student), please complete the Program Application and submit a “Transient Student Permission form” (from your home institution) to the FSC Office of Admissions. The Transient Permission Form must indicate the specific courses that you have been approved to take, and it must be signed by an appropriate individual at your home (current) institution. Be sure to attend the registration session listed above.

I’m applying to FSC and will start in the Fall Semester. How can I enroll in a Summer class?

If you plan to enroll at FSC as a new freshman or you are a transfer student entering during the summer, you should complete the Application for the Summer Program and the FSC Application for Admission. In addition, all necessary transcripts, test scores, and other supporting documentation must be received and processed by the Office of Admissions prior to your enrollment. Be sure to attend the registration session as listed above.

I’m seeking teacher certification, recertification or an add-on certification. How do I enroll in courses offered over the summer?

Our teacher workshops are the perfect solution for your professional continuing education needs. Learn more on the Teacher Workshops page.

What are the deadlines for class payment?

Payment is due three days before that first class starts.