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Undergraduate Research

Conduct relevant undergraduate research even in your first year.

Join the faculty-student collaboration initiative at Florida Southern College! Our passion is helping you apply your learning to real life.

100 percent of biology students conduct anti-biotic research
florida southern spends 51 thousand dollars in annual funds to support student-faculty research
more than 250 students travel annually to professional meetings, approximately half present

From business to the sciences to the humanities, Florida Southern College thrives on research.

Although the College is a teaching institution, its emphasis on engaged learning across departments encourages students to inquire, research, reflect, and think critically about their subjects.

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Political Science

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Psychology and Education

Our Faculty Share Their Insights

In every field of study, our students and professors are working together to make the world a better place.

The Small World Initiative

Through our partnership with Yale University’s Center for Scientific Research, our students are able to conduct relevant research during their freshman year.

Learn More about our partnership with the small world initiative

Visit Florida Southern

Interested in learning more about engaged learning at Florida Southern College? Join us at one of our special events or a daily tour; request to sit in on a class or meet a professor to get a first-hand look at applied learning in the classroom.

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