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Learn More in North Florida

North Florida is home to a wealth of available academic opportunities – from leading research universities to affordable credentialing programs. Our region is home to two leading public research universities (and the top two universities in the state), Florida State University and University of Florida. Community college programs also offer unparalleled job training and certificate programs. With diverse K-12 education options, the region provides high quality educational opportunities for all ages.

#1 State in the U.S. for Higher Education U.S. News & World Report, 2022
#2 Best College in Florida (Florida State University) U.S. News & World Report, 2022
#6 Top Public Universities in America (University of Florida) Niche, 2023
#6 Best Community Colleges in the America (Marion Technical College) Niche, 2023
#8 Best School Districts in Florida (Alachua County Public Schools) Niche, 2023
#2 Community College in Florida (North Florida College) Niche, 2023