The Florida Career College is a trade school that specializes in preparing students of diverse academic backgrounds for careers in areas including health care, business and technical trades, according to the Florida Career College. The college offers advanced career training and certification with the option of taking individual classes to learn career specific skills or taking a full load of courses and earning a degree.
The Florida Career College caters its programs toward students who are already in the workforce, who may have underperformed in high school, or who are interested in receiving job-specific training. In its mission statement, the college claims that it bases education programs on employer-driven requirements and that it maintains a qualified staff dedicated to each individual student's professional development.
The college offers career counseling services to all students at its career center, including help with developing professional resumes, practice with interview skills and assistance in searching for jobs. Some campuses host job fairs that include representatives from both local and national companies. They offer courses during the day and evening to accommodate diverse student schedules, and they offer to help students find part-time employment while enrolled to assist them in paying for tuition, according to the college.