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Santa Fe College

Santa Fe College is a state college located in Gainesville, Florida, and is a member institution of the Florida College System. Santa Fe is accredited by the Florida Department of Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Location

Address
3000 Northwest 83rd Street
City
Gainesville
State
FL

Stats

Total Undergrad enrollment
15113
In State Tuition Fees
1840
Out State Tuition Fees
7362
Male Female Ratio
45:55
Acceptance Rate
100%
Student Faculty Ratio
28:01

Additional Information

College Type
Public
Religious Affiliation
N/A
Campus Housing
No
Mascot
Caesar The St. Bernard
Colors
White Blue
Conference
FCSAA Mid-Florida

College History

History

Santa Fe College was established by the Florida Legislature in 1966 in response to a request from the Alachua and Bradford County Boards of Public Instruction, which had canvassed the area and learned that the community would be well served if all citizens have the opportunity for an education. There are programs at Santa Fe that match the interests and meet the needs of almost every student. Most of these programs can be completed in two years. In 2008, Santa Fe College officially changed its name from Santa Fe Community College to emphasize the bachelor's degree programs that it began offering

College Specialty

Specialty

The faculty and staff in the Department of Humanities and Foreign Languages work to develop student ability to think critically and ethically, and to communicate effectively, by providing learning opportunities in American Sign Language, Chinese, French, interdisciplinary humanities, philosophy, religion, Spanish, and speech.

Alumni

Alumni

Debbie Boyd Current member of the Florida House of Representatives Robin Campbell Former Olympic runner Marco Rubio Former Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives, United States Senator Karen Thurman Former U.S. Representative and former Chairwoman of the Florida Democratic Party

Campus

Campus

175-Acre (0.71�Km2)

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