Award-Winning Online Programs
Arrange your classes around your life, instead of the other way around. Our online classes are built for your schedule and are the convenient, flexible way to earn your degree or get new job skills.
Each year, more than 20,000 students take online classes at SPC, where we offer 650 courses and more than 50 programs completely online.
In addition to the great flexibility our online programs offer, students who get their start from SPC are academically prepared to succeed in a four-year program.
Why Employers Hire Our Graduates
Our graduates rank first in the state for earning the highest entry wages in Florida. With degree programs tailored to meet the needs of local industries, you’ll be job ready at graduation. In fact, more than 90 percent of our graduates find jobs in the field, are continuing their education or serving in the military.
Florida’s Best Online Educational Option
St. Petersburg College is one of the top providers of online education in Florida, and ranks in the top half nationally for the number of students taking exclusively online courses.
The U.S. National Center for Education Statistics ranked St. Petersburg College #38 nationally for the number of students taking exclusively online courses; SPC is one of only two public Florida institutions in the top 50.
A quality education with the support you need
St. Petersburg College offers 650 courses and more than 50 programs that are completely online. That means you can get your degree from an accredited college with credentialed instructors who are respected in their fields.
Our students also have online tutoring resources available to them 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We also offer a technical support solutions site for our students, and tech support staff on hand to help when you need it.
Paying for college
Our professionals in the financial aid office help you sort out the options of paying for a quality education now – with less debt after you graduate. There are many different ways you can get help paying for your education at St. Petersburg College, including scholarships, grants, loans, and even an interest-free payment plan.
To learn more about how you can get help paying for college, visit our Tuition and Financial Aid page.
Why choose St. Petersburg College?
Choosing a college is a big decision. With our focus on you, you will see why SPC is the smart choice.
1/2 THE COST
Two years at St. Petersburg College and two years at a public university can save you more than $5,830 compared to four years at a public university in Florida.
Over $6 million in scholarships granted in 2016. Learn more about how you can get help paying for college by downloading our FREE Financial Aid Guide!
GRADUATES GET JOBS
More than 90 percent of our graduates find jobs in the field, are continuing their education or serving in the military.
Others like you
“I like the flexibility that St. Petersburg College’s online courses provide.”
Giny Kapili, A.A. Degree, Certificate JAVA, B.A.S. Degree – Technology Development and Management