Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Subscribe to our News RSS

Featured Story

Raiders surpass state graduation, transfer rates

The Seminole State College of Florida Raiders have exceeded the state averages for graduation and transfer success rates among student-athletes, according to the 2010-11 Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA) Academic Report, which was released recently.

The Raiders achieved a graduation rate of 87 percent, well above the state rate of 67 percent. The student-athletes also recorded a 96 percent transfer success rate, compared with 71 percent for the state.

In addition to the athletes’ overall success, Seminole State’s softball team earned Academic Team of the Year for the Mid-Florida Conference, with a 3.26 cumulative team GPA, the 22nd highest GPA of any softball program in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA).

2010-11 Raider Athletics Academic Honors by the Numbers:

  • 4: National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America Scholar Athletes
  • 12: FCSAA All-Academic Athletes
  • 22: All-Academic, All-Conference honors
  • 23: Completed team service projects

“Our student-athletes strive for excellence inside the classroom and out,” said Assistant Director of Athletics Mike Nicholson. “The hard work they put in is reflected in their achievements, and we're proud of them.”

Seminole State competes in three NJCAA Division I sports: baseball, softball and women’s golf. For more information, please visit the Raider athletics home page.

Foundation »

Alumni Profile: 2014 graduate found direct pathway to automotive career in own backyard

Alumni Profile: 2014 graduate found direct pathway to automotive career in own backyardMatt Jaeger didn’t have to look far to find the automotive program that would be the right fit for his needs. A graduate of The Master's Academy in Oviedo, he'd seen signs for Seminole State College for as long as he could remember.Read More »

Foundation »

Seminole State Alumni Association presents Commissioner Patty Sheehan Distinguished Alumni Award

Seminole State Alumni Association presents Commissioner Patty Sheehan Distinguished Alumni AwardThe Seminole State College Alumni Association honored Orlando City Commissioner Patty Sheehan with the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award and Stevanna “Stevi” Ames as the Outstanding Graduate at the Alumni Association’s second annual Legacy Awards on Thursday, May 11.Read More »

Campus Announcements »

A celebration of success: Seminole State’s Spring 2017 Commencement

A celebration of success: Seminole State’s Spring 2017 CommencementSeminole State College of Florida awarded more than 2,000 degrees and certificates this spring and highlighted program achievements and student success inside and outside the classroom.Read More »

Our Social Media
 

Featured Video

View All Videos »

Submit a News Story

Do you have a story that you would like us to cover? Send us the info and, if available, a related photo.

Submit story and/or photo Submit story
and/or photo

Media Relations »