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Welcome to the Gulf/Franklin Campus
3800 Garrison Avenue ~ Port St. Joe FL 32456
P: 850-227-9670 ~ F: 850-873-3524

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GFC  FALL  2014  Schedule
Available  Now

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The parking car decals for 2014-15 are here!

Come on in and grab one!

(don't forget to bring your car tag information and I.D.)


Contractor Continuing Education @ The GULF / FRANKLIN CAMPUS

Overview of Building Contractor Operations

Meets all building and electrical contractor requirements!
Overview [CILB0000776]
Adv Bldg Code [CILB 0609825]
Intro to Chapter 489 (Laws and Rules) [CILB 0010530]
Wind Mitigation (CILB 0010531)
Florida Consortium of Community Colleges provider 004-0001064

Fri, July 18, 8:00 am - 5:30 pm EST
Sat, July 19, 8:00 am - 5:30 pm EST

Gulf / Franklin Campus, Port St. Joe, A113
CRN: 95053 | Course: XCN 0001 | Fee: $99




July 09, 2014

GCSC Foundation Awarded Grant to Hire Counselor for
"Gulf/Franklin Campus


PANAMA CITY, FL – The Jessie Ball duPont Fund recently awarded the Gulf Coast State College Foundation a $46,120 grant from the Port St. Joe Capacity Building Fund to finance a counselor position at the Gulf/Franklin Campus.

“At the Jessie Ball duPont Fund, we are very interested in helping young people access higher education and be successful,” said Sherry Magill, president of the Fund. “Having counselors in place who can serve as guides for students greatly increases the likelihood that students will stay in school and complete their education.”

The new counselor at the Gulf/Franklin Campus will provide academic, personal and financial counseling to students to improve success and retention. The counselor will also conduct workshops and group sessions designed to provide students with the skills needed to be successful in college and in their careers. The grant also includes funding for field trips and conferences in order to provide Gulf/Franklin students with a broader array of experiences.

“We are very excited about the addition of a counselor to our team at the Gulf/Franklin Campus,” said Loretta Costin, Director of the Gulf/Franklin Campus. “With this addition, we will be able to provide increased support to our students and we are thankful for their continued support.”

“The Gulf Coast State College Foundation and the Jessie Ball duPont Fund continue to partner in their vision to provide Gulf and Franklin County students academic support and opportunities to achieve success,” said Margie Mazur, Executive Director, GCSC Foundation. “The Foundation’s core mission is to provide educational opportunities for students and this project is one that will ensure student success.”


FREE Officer Training


DATE: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
WHERE: Gulf/Franklin Campus
TIME: 8am -12pm and 1pm -5pm

The BELOW 100 Mission:
Reduce line-of-duty police deaths to less than 10 per year

Registration is Required
Click HERE For more Information

The Gulf/Franklin Campus is now on TWITTER !!

Our handle is: GulfFranklinCam

Check it out here!

Gulf Coast State College is observing summer hours in June and July.

Mon-Wed           7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thurs                  7:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday                 — CLOSED

We will resume our regular schedule, Monday, August 4, 2014.

GED Transcript Information for Florida
February 4, 2014

Effective February 1, 2014, Florida transitioned its credentialing process from the issuance of paper transcripts and diplomas to a paperless web-based credentialing system called GED CredentialingTM.

For information on how to request diplomas and/or transcripts on behalf of individuals visit the Support link at the top of this site:

WITHDRAWAL  Information - (updated: 10.28.2013)

If a student wishes to request a withdrawal AFTER the deadline, he/she must complete the form at the following link.

Please note the following:1. A student who wishes to request a withdrawawl after the published withdrawal deadline must pursue such request in writing to the Vice President of Student Affairs. (THIS FORM)2. The request must include the rationale for requesting the withdrawal

3. The request must be received by the Student Affairs office prior to the first day of final exams of the semester for which the request is being made.

4. Requests will not be accepted for:
(a) a student's third or subsequent attempt of a class
(b) a class in which a grade of A, B, C, D or F has been posted
(c) a class from a previous semesterThe student who is granted a withdrawal after the published withdrawal deadlinw will NOT receive a refund for the class and will receive a grade of "W" for the class. A grade of "W" is considered an attempt of the class and is calculated in the student's completion rate.

MSSC certifications validate the core competencies of new-hires and can also be used to improve and sharpen the skills of existing employees to meet the changing demands of new technologies, new processes, and the global market in manufacturing.In order to earn a Certified Production Technician Certificate, a candidate must pass all four (4) unit exams in the areas of Safety; Quality Practices & Measurement; Manufacturing Processes & Production; and Maintenance Awareness. Candidates must earn all four (4) certificates to receive the full CPT certification. This certification articulates to 15 college credit hours towards an A.S. in Engineering Technology Degree. The Florida TRADE Grant in partnership with GCSC Corporate College offers preparation for the MSSC-CPT certificate.

Want more information on the MSSC-CPT program?

Naisy Dolar, FL TRADE Coordinator
850-769-1551 extension 3321


Faye Hardee, FL TRADE Assistant Coordinator
850-769-1551 extension 4012