Florida College offers higher education taught through a biblical worldview. Our degree programs emphasize academic excellence built upon the foundation of the inerrant Word of God.
Biblical Studies (BA)
The Biblical Studies program provides students with an intensive examination of biblical texts, languages, and history, as well as religious thought and history of religious movements. The academic study of the Bible is combined with seeing and communicating the biblical message.
New Testament (BA)
This major offers a more intensive study of the New Testament as well as the historical, literary, and cultural background, and it includes a minimum of two years of New Testament Greek.
Biblical Education (BS)
This major provides a practical emphasis in Bible study by blending it with components in Education and Communication. It is designed for students who are interested in teaching the Bible to children, or men who are interested in teaching the Bible, preaching, or other evangelistic work.
Business Administration (BS)
This program offers a variety of business courses to prepare students for a career in business or further graduate study. It stresses analytical, theoretical and practical skills to equip you for success in today’s business world.
Specialization in Sports Management (BS)
This specialization prepares students by focusing on skills and knowledge necessary for careers in the sports industry.
This program allows students to pursue a career in communication or in graduate study. Communication focuses on the value of human relationships and teaches persuasion, argumentation, and presentation. It emphasizes applied theory and practical skills, and also prepares students to be leaders in their choice of career path.
Elementary Education (BS)
This program prepares students to be professional educators in either public or private elementary schools. The major leads to certification for teaching grades K through 6, including an ESOL endorsement.
Liberal Studies (BA)
This emphasizes breadth of study instead of a single discipline, encouraging students to develop a broad understanding of a variety of disciplines, while cultivating the abilities of reading carefully, thinking critically, writing precisely, and speaking effectively. Liberal Studies students achieve a deeper understanding of the past, contemporary life, the relationship between the natural and social orders from an academic as well as a biblical perspective. They also gain an appreciation for traditions of the past, peoples of the present, opportunities of the future, and the God who is above all.
Pre-Professional Health Science (BA)
Students pursuing training in medical school or in other health fields can customize a program of study within the Liberal Studies program, selecting upper-division courses in Health and Behavioral Science, and Biblical Literature. This Bachelor of Arts degree program offers students a combination of flexibility as they prepare for the medical school application process and for the appropriate admissions examinations.
Students preparing for law school can customize an interdisciplinary program of study within the Liberal Studies major, selecting relevant upper-division courses in such disciplines as English, History, and Communication, as well as Biblical Literature. This degree offers students rich and diverse liberal arts education that emphasizes reasoning, critical thinking, and communication skills.
The B.A. in Music is a non-professional liberal arts degree for students who wish to study a general music curriculum. The program includes music theory, music history, conducting, music technology, applied music (private lessons), and participation in ensembles. Recipients of this degree may continue with graduate study in music, enter professional schools such as law or medicine, work in music-related fields such as publishing, retail business, recording, or arts management, or work in other fields not requiring a specific bachelor’s degree.
Associate in Arts
The Associate in Arts degree provides two years of study in general education and allows you to begin prerequisites for a bachelor’s degree. The program focuses on mastering the reading, writing, and critical thinking skills necessary to continue your education in a four-year program.