FloridaShines is our state’s Student Hub of Innovative Educational Services, offering an array of FREE online tools and resources designed to help students succeed in school, earn a college degree, and embark on a rewarding career. FloridaShines works with the state's K-12 school districts, public colleges, and universities to develop tools that benefit students, parents, and educators alike.
K-8 STUDENTS CAN:
- Learn about careers using the free MyCareerShines career exploration tool
HIGH SCHOOLS STUDENTS CAN:
- Research Florida's public college and university and compare school profiles
- Explore degree and certificate programs
- Check high school transcripts to stay on track to graduate
- View admissions requirements and deadlines
- Learn about ways to pay for college.
- View Bright Futures Scholarship eligibility
- Discover education and career planning options through MyCareerShines
- and more!
COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY STUDENTS CAN:
- Explore and register for online courses using the Online Course Catalog
- Apply to take a course at another school
- See the impact of transferring to another institution or changing their degree program
- Learn about Florida's 2+2 program
- Connect with libraries at all public colleges and universities statewide
- Learn about finding free textbooks
- Explore careers using MyCareerShines ... and more!
- Access the free online career planning system, MyCareerShines
- Explore ways to pay for college
- Research and compare school profiles from Florida's 40 public college and university
- Discover degree and certificate programs
FloridaShines and MyCareerShines are programs of the Florida Virtual Campus [FLVC]. FLVC is funded by the state of Florida, making all of the tools and resources available at no cost to students.