Admission & Tuition
Admission is open to professionals who are employed full-time for in public service and non-profit agencies in St. Johns and surrounding counties. Private sector employees may be eligible for admission by exception. Applications will be accepted from students who have earned an:
- Associate of Arts degree, or
- Associate of Science degree, or
- 60 transferable college credits in which a grade of C or better was earned from a regionally accredited college or university.
A maximum of 15 academic credit hours may be accepted for military training, education, or experience. Students who do not have an Associate of Arts degree and students who have earned the Associate of Science degree may have to take additional courses to satisfy the College's general education requirements.
All requirements must be completed prior to starting the program.
The Florida Resident Access Grant (FRAG), makes pursuing the B.S. degree in Public Administration at Flagler College exceptionally affordable. For the 2017-2018 academic year, total tuition for this program is $3,900.00 or $1,950 a semester. Full-time* students who qualify for the FRAG receive $3,300.00 towards the cost of tuition.
(* A full-time student is one who is enrolled for 12 hours per semester.)
|Application Deadline for Fall Semester||July 14, 2017|
|New Student Orientation Fall Semester||August 3, 2017|
|Fall Semester||August 14 – December 7, 2017|
|Application Deadline for Spring Semester||November 17, 2017|
|New Student Orientation Spring Semester||December 12, 2017|
|Spring Semester||January 2 – April 26, 2018`|
STEP 1 : Complete the PAD application at the link below
STEP 2 : Request Transcripts
Contact the Registrar of each college or university you have attended and request your official transcript. The Registrar at each college or university you have attended may submit your transcripts one of three ways:
- Mail : Office of Admissions, Flagler College, 74 King Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084.
- Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
- Online Document Transfer
If you are a veteran or currently serving in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces, order your Joint Service Transcript (JST) or Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) transcript. For more information on how to do this, please see www.flagler.edu/militaryveterans.
“Attending the Flagler PAD program was one of the best decisions I have ever made. Not only was I able to achieve my personal goal of earning a college degree, it has helped to advance my career and bolster my professional status. I found that the PAD schedule made it easy for me to attend while still working full time and taking care
of my family.”
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