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Upper Keys Center 305-809-3154 Middle Keys Center 305-809-3219 Key West Campus 305-296-9081
FKCC Academic Programs: Associate in Arts University Transfer Degree: 60 Credit Hours 36 General Education Credits Associate in Science & Associate in Applied Science Career Focused Degree Business Administration Computer Information Technology Computer Programming and Analysis Diving Business and Technology Marine Engineering Marine Environmental Technology Nursing Accounting Biology Business Administration and Management Criminal Justice Studies Dental Hygienist General Transfer History Hospitality and Tourism Management Initiative Marine/Aquatic Biology Pre-Nursing Psychology Equivalent to the first 2 years of study at the University level (Freshman & Sophomore) Earn your AA Degree at FKCC and you can apply to transfer to the public and independent colleges and university's in Florida and more! The AS & AAS Degrees are two year programs comprised of vocational and general education courses to prepare you for a career in those areas. 30-hour advising: The Florida College System Associate in Arts students are required to identify the bachelor’s degree program and college/university of interest by the time they earn 30 hours. Once a student identifies the program and institution of interest, the Florida college will let the student know about the common prerequisite requirements. The purpose of the 30-hour advising rule is to improve articulation and reduce excess credit hours.
AA Educational Plans for: Accounting Biology Business Administration and Management Criminal Justice Studies Dental Hygienist General Transfer History Hospitality and Tourism Management Initiative Marine/Aquatic Biology Pre-Nursing Psychology University Requirement- AA Degree Foreign Language Requirement: For undergraduate admission to a state university, students must have earned 2 years in a foreign language at the high school level. If a student did NOT complete this requirement while in high school, the student must complete 8 credit hours in one foreign language at FKCC prior to transferring.
Program Advisors Degree ProgramsCertificate Programs Associate of Arts Suzy Park 305-809-3244 Nicole Gerrard 305-809-3262 Emily Drummond 305-809-3207 Associate of Arts – Upper Keys Center Keri Dozier 305-809-3146 Business Administration Michelle Choate 305-809-3202 Computer Information Technology & Computer Programing & Analysis Dawn Ellis 305-809-3284 Marine Environmental Technology Jack Seubert 305-809-3195 Marine Engineering and Seamanship Nate Ferrara 305-809-3187 Nursing Dr. Patrick Rice 305-809-3228 Diving Business & Technology Lana Sielski 305-809-3214 Addiction Studies Larry Prescott 305-809-3244 Commercial/Work Diving Lana Sielski 305-809-3214 Computer Programming Dawn Ellis 305-809-3284 Diving Medical Technician Lana Sielski 305-809-3214 Entrepreneurship Michelle Choate 305-809-3202 Fundamentals of Professional Diving Lana Sielski 305-809-3214 Marine Mammal Behavior Jack Seubert 305-809-3195 Marine Propulsion Technology Nate Ferrara 305-809-3187 Professional Dive Instructor Lana Sielski 305-809-3214 Professional Research Diving Lana Sielski 305-809-3214 Tropical Ornamental Mariculture Dr. Patrick Rice 305-809-3228
Academic Calendar Spring 2015- Session C January 9 th – May 4 th January 9 th - Classes begin January 16 th - Last day to change courses for Spring Term- Session C; last day to withdraw and receive 100% refund; last day to add classes for Spring Session C January 19 th – Dr. Martin Luther King Day (college closed) February 13 th – President’s Day (college closed) March 22 nd – 29 th – Spring Break (college closed) April 2 nd – Deadline to submit diploma/graduation application for Spring April 2 nd - Last day to withdraw from classes with a grade of “W” April 28 – May 4 th – Finals Week May 4 th - Classes End May 8 th - Commencement
Academic Calendar Spring 2015- Session A January 9 th – March 5 th January 9 th -Classes begin January 16 th - Last day to change courses for Spring Term Session A; last day to withdraw and receive 100% refund; last day to add classes for Spring Term- Session A January 19 th – Dr. Martin Luther King Day (college closed) February 13 th – Presidents Day (college closed) February 16 th - Last day to withdraw from classes with a grade of “W”. Last day to change registration status to audit for Spring Term- Session A February 27 th – March 5 th – Finals Week March 5 th - Classes end Spring 2015- Session B March 6 th – May 4 th March 6 th - Classes begin March 13 th - Last day to change courses for Spring Term- Session B; last day to withdraw and receive 100% refund; last day to add classes for Spring Term- Session B March 22 nd – 29 th – Spring Break (College Closed) April 2 nd – Deadline to submit diploma/graduation application for Spring April 6 th - Last day to withdraw from classes with a grade of “W”. April 28 th -May 4 th – Finals Week May 4 th - Classes end May 8 th – Graduation
Advising Reminders Contact your Academic Advisor or Program Advisor at least once per semester. Register for developmental courses 1 st. Many developmental courses are prerequisites into core courses. It is important that you complete these so it doesn’t hold you back from registering from courses you need to complete your degree. Only three attempts permitted for any course (withdrawals count). Third attempts at courses charge full cost at Out-of State tuition ($438.73 per credit). Understand your limits with course loads: Part-time ≤ 11 credits Full-time ≥ 12 credits Remember to allow 1-2 hours of study time for each credit hour. Always print your class schedule to confirm assigned classroom before first day of classes. Attend ALL classes
What Is MyFKCC? How do I log into My FKCC? Go to http://www.fkcc.edu/ Click the link in the top right corner Log into your portal What are the benefits in using My FKCC Student Services? Check Student Email Review Degree Works Audit Log-on to Online Courses Utilize Registration Tools Add/Drop Courses Registration Status Course Schedule Review Student Account and Account Balances Pay Online Financial Aid Review Financial Aid Requirements Holds Status Progress Utilize Student Services One Stop Shop assistance
Degree Works What are the benefits in using Degree Works? Determine what requirements you need to fulfill in order to complete your degree. Identify what requirements you have completed in the general education and program areas. View individual course grades, cumulative grade-point average (GPA), and major average. Determine which courses you have taken or transferred, and which ones count as electives. View transfer credits, waivers, and exemptions applied toward degree. Project grade performance using the GPA calculator. See how your coursework could be applied toward another program using the What If option. Learn the prerequisites and co-requisites for courses by clicking on the course numbers.
Island TIME: Transition Into Math Excellence Developmental Math courses have ditched the “chalk and talk” for a new and improved way of teaching- Island TIME: Transition Into Math Excellence. Students will benefit from a personalized learning experience that combines face-to-face instruction with easy-to-use technology. The goals of FKCC’s new program are to ensure students successfully complete developmental math courses, and are then prepared and confident for the next step toward a bright future. Student Success Center Island TIME courses will take place in the new, state-of-the- art Student Success Center. Students will attend class in one portion of the Student Success Center, and then complete coursework in the adjoining computer lab. The Student Success Center is located in TWFAC 2402 and 2403, above the Ceramics lab. Just follow the green arrows.
Student Activities Clubs: Student Government Association Sigma Alpha Pi Leadership Society Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Book Club Mud Pi (Ceramics Club) Scuba Club Environmental Club FNSA (Nursing) Club Bone Island Athletic Club Brain Bowl National Technical Honor Society Residence Hall Association Chi Alpha Keys Chorale Club Events: Beach Parties Community Clean Up Game Night Workshops Snorkel Trips Campus BBQ Movie Night Bowling Night State Conferences Pizza Parties Community Involvement
Campus Notifications In the event of an emergency closure, or cancellation, students will automatically receive a phone call and email from FKCC. Please ensure your contact information is up to date via Enrollment Services. Please Note: All email communication will automatically go to your FKCC email account so make sure you check it regularly!
Student Handbook Welcome from the Dean of Student Services Helpful Phone Numbers Academic Calendar- Important Semester Dates Testing – Testing Tips Campus Map Connect with Other Students – Campus Activities – Clubs and Organizations – Student Housing – Campus Cafe – Outstanding Student Awards Services to Help you Succeed – One Stop Shop – Education Plans – Career Exploration – Graduation – Special Support Services- Office of Students with Disabilities Making the Grade – Student Success Tips – Attendance – Withdrawals – Academic Standing
Student Handbook- Continued Help is Here- Paying for College – Financial Aid – Scholarships – State Grants – Self Help Aid – VA Assistance Things to Know – Student Rights and Responsibilities – Student Concerns – Smoke Free Policy – Student Health Insurance – Parking – Bus Service – Campus Safety – Appeals – Grade Forgiveness – FERPA Frequently Asked Questions Your Future starts with College and Vocational Credit Programs – Academic Programs- AA, AS, AAS, Certificate, PSAV, and ATD – Articulation Agreements – Virtual College
Student Code of Conduct Alcohol/Drugs Academic Integrity Violation Arson Bomb Threat Bullying Burglary Cheating Computer Fraud Cyber Attack Disorderly or Disruptive Conduct Extortion False Fire Alarm False and Misleading Information Felony Transfer Fighting Force or Violence Gross Insubordination or Open Defiance Harassment Hazing Inciting, Leading or Participating in a Major Student Disorder Intentional Damage of College Property/Personal Property Other more Serious Miscellaneous Conduct Physical Abuse Plagiarism Sexual Battery Sexual Harassment Sexual Offenses Standards of Dress Theft Trespassing Unauthorized access to College Property Unauthorized Use of College Name Unauthorized Use of Other Person’s Name or Signature Vandalism Victimization/Extortion or Threats/Intimidation of a More Serious Nature Weapons ** On accession, situations may arise not specifically covered by College regulations or the Code, but which are harmful to the welfare of the College community or are obstructive to the orderly processes of the college, in these incidents, interpretation will be made by representative of the College and appropriate action which to be taken. Student Code of Conduct information is located on the website Code of ConductCode of Conduct Infractions /Misconduct Any student found to have committed or to have attempted to commit the following misconduct is subject to the disciplinary sanctions:
How Do I Pay For My Education? It Provides: Grants Scholarships FKCC Outside Work Study Stafford Loans Outside Sources Apply for the FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Financial Aid Important Financial Aid Websites www.fkcc.edu www.flvc.org www.fafsa.ed.gov
Online College Catalog General Information – College Mission Statement – Rules and Regulations Student Affairs – Admission Requirements – Academic Advising – Orientation – Testing Academic Policies & Procedures – Student Responsibility – Withdrawal Policies – Course Substitutions – Academic Probation/Suspension Programs of Study/Specialized Academic Programs Course Descriptions
Florida Virtual Campus- Florida's Online Learning Resource Center www.flvc.org – Explore careers and determine career objectives – Search for public or private four-year college or universities and community colleges – Explore College and University programs and majors – Apply online to public Universities – Learn about and apply for Financial Aid CollegeFish.org www.collegefish.org ◦ Promote higher Community College degree completion ◦ Promote timely, effective, and seamless University transfer for Community College Students ◦ Provide free online resources to manage, monitor, and enhance process for students
Resources Florida Keys Community College has a variety of resources that can help you move toward your academic and career goals. A number of our resources are listed below: Student Advisement and Engagement, Career Counseling & Student Activities - 305-809-3196 Financial Aid-305-809-3523 Student ID Card- All new students can obtain a Student ID card after registering for courses from the Learning Resource Center/Library. Online Bookstore- BookstoreBookstore TurboVote- makes voting by mail easy so you never have to miss another election fkcc.turbovote.orgfkcc.turbovote.org Nel-Net Payment Plan- Business Office 305-809-3186 Online Faculty Directory - Staff DirectoryStaff Directory Learning Resource Center/Library-305-809-3194 Interactive Student Learning Environment (ISLE)- Tutoring and Study center SMARTHINKING- Online Tutoring www.smarthinking.comwww.smarthinking.com MyFKCC Student Services/Degree Works Audit- www.fkcc.eduwww.fkcc.edu Enrollment Services- Application for Admissions, Residency Verification, Request Official Transcripts, Apply for Graduation, and Transcript Evaluations.
Helpful Hints: Reading your Class schedule: M= Monday T= Tuesday W= Wednesday R=Thursday F= Friday S= Saturday U= Sunday
Completion of Online Orientation Thank You! Once you have completed the viewing of the online orientation power point presentation you will need to complete the online orientation questions (please right click on the below link and open hyperlink to complete the Online Orientation questions). The online orientation questions will certify your participation in the orientation. Upon completion of the online orientation questions, you will be ready to register at any of our locations. http://www.keysurvey.com/f/682355/11e6/