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FLORIDA TECHNICAL COLLEGE G-10

1819 North Semoran Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32807-3546
Tel: (407)678-5600; Admissions: (407)678-5600; Fax: (407)678-1149; Web Site: http://www.flatech.edu/

Description: Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Forefront Education. Awards certificates, diplomas, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1982. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Endowment: $14,000. Educational spending 2002-03: $22,000 per student. Total enrollment: 231. 123 applied, 91% were admitted. Students come from 1 other country, 63% 25 or older. Core. Advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, distance learning, double major, external degree program.

Entrance Requirements: Options: Common Application, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, interview. Recommended: essay. Entrance: minimally difficult.

Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. College housing not available. 35 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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