Indian River State College (IRSC) is a public post-secondary institution located on Florida’s historical Treasure Coast. It seeks to serve the educational needs of the residents of Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie Counties as well as surrounding counties. Its main campus is located in Fort Pierce, Florida. It has at least five other campuses located in different parts of Florida, including the Chastain Campus in Stuart, Florida, the Dixon Hendry Campus in Okeechobee, Florida, the Mueller Campus in Vero Beach, Florida, the St. Lucie West Campus in Port St. Lucie, Florida and the Indian River Academy which is also located in Fort Pierce. Its most recent addition is the site called the Treasure Coast Public Safety Complex which is located in Kirby Loop Road adjacent to the IRSC Main Campus.
IRSC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate and Baccalaureate degrees. IRSC also grants Technical Certificates and Applied Technology Diplomas. Alternative programs of study are provided through the Adult Basic Education Program, the Adult Vocational Credit Program, the General Education Development Program, English as a Second Language Program, the Adult High School, the Academic Support Center and the Career Development Program.
Tuition and student fees are as follows: $ 84.76 per credit for associate level programs -Florida residents, $ 315.70 per credit for associate level programs - Non-Florida residents, $ 94.34 per credit for baccalaureate level program - Florida residents and $ 436.84 per credit for baccalaureate level programs - Non-Florida residents. Students for Adult Basic Education, Adult High School or GED Preparation are not charged for tuition. However, the state law provides that students who register for a preparatory class or college credit class for the third time shall be assessed for the full cost.
For more information about admissions, financial aid or online learning opportunities such as distance education degree programs and online classes, please contact Indian River State College.