North Florida Technical College

Starke, FL 32091

North Florida Technical College (NFTC), previously known as Bradford-Union Technical Center is located in Starke, Florida. This is a technical school that offers many different certificates and advanced job training courses. The school focuses on offering courses that can help people to find well-paying jobs. The motto of NFTC is “for a future that works” and they allow people to look forward to a future that has greater financial potential. This institution meets the needs of students from all walks of life and does a good job of affordable quality academic and technical education.

Those who wish to pursue a nursing career will be able to do so at this school, too. Students will be able to sign up for nursing assistant long-term care and practical nursing courses. The practical nursing program is fully approved by the Florida State Board of Nursing. Those who graduate from the program will be prepared to take the NCLEX-PN licensure examination. This can lead to very worthwhile employment opportunities at hospitals, clinics, doctor's offices, long-term care facilities, home health agencies, and more. 


Campus LocaleDistant Town
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio6:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate17%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 2 11
Certificate 2 23
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 96%

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Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
01/27/1998 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 92% of North Florida Technical College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 91% $1,213
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships 3% $467
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$3,654
$30,001 to $48,000$7,671
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Florida state board of nursing.

North Florida Technical College
609 N Orange St
Starke, FL 32091

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