Florida Career College Blog

Weighing the Options of Vocational Training Programs vs. Community College

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Education is not one-size-fits-all. When considering what comes after high school, you may think that your only options are a traditional four-year college or immediately entering the workforce (30% of students think college is the next natural step, and 23% feel that it’s what is expected) . In reality, if you want to build a future you can be proud of, you may want to weigh the options of a vocational or technical training school and community college.

My FCC Story - Meet Cristal, a Patient Care Technician

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I choose this program because I enjoy helping others who need it most. It feels good to be able to be counted on. I also choose this program to further my career. As a child I watched my mother do this same program as a career and as much joy as it brought to her it brought to me. To see how appreciative the patients were and how dedicated she was to them brought me the same joy and made me want to follow in her footsteps.

My FCC Story - Monique, A Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Student

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We believe every voice is significant. Each student we help is seen. Each life that walks through our doors...we see you and your remarkableness. Monique, A Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Student at FCC, shares her story.

Meet Kaitlyn, A Pharmacy Technician Student at FCC Orlando

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"I had to work twice as hard for my meals and clothes on my back. I walked or scraped up change just to get to school every day. School is the most important thing to me it is all that I have the only thing that makes me not want to throw in the towel." A Pharmacy Technician student at Florida Career College Orlando campus shares her story about the struggles she has faced.