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Florida Southern Academics

Florida Southern College requires at least 124 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree. If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Around 68% of students who started college at Florida Southern complete all the credits required within six years. Florida Southern offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

What Classes Do I Have To Take at Florida Southern?

Florida Southern has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate. Students do not need to fulfull a language requirement , but there is a math and science requirement. Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Majors at Florida Southern

When choosing a major, Florida Southern students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at Florida Southern below. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.

If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, they can design their own major. Florida Southern does not require a senior project for all students.

Does Florida Southern Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

Florida Southern does not offer services for students with disabilities.

Does Florida Southern Offer Online Classes?

Florida Southern has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Florida Southern Give AP Credit?

Florida Southern offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Florida Southern Have An Honor's Program?

Florida Southern offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does Florida Southern Require Internships?

Florida Southern requires an internship for students in some majors only. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Florida Southern Majors & Subject Areas

Agricultural Business and Management, General
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Turf and Turfgrass Management
Environmental Studies
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Organizational Communication, General
Political Communication
Sports Communication
Computer Science
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
Art Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Spanish Language and Literature
Creative Writing
General Literature
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Exercise Physiology
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Religion/Religious Studies
Chemistry, General
Psychology, General
Social Sciences, General
Economics, General
Economics, Other
Political Science and Government, General
Digital Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Musical Theatre
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Music, General
Music Performance, General
Music Management
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Athletic Training/Trainer
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Nursing Education
Nursing Practice
Business Administration and Management, General
Small Business Administration/Management
History, General

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