A Private, Non-denominational Christian School in Miami, FL

College Guidance

Florida Christian School offers a comprehensive college counseling program for high school students.  As part of its mission, it seeks to challenge students to reach their academic potential and encourage them to realize their God-given gifts and talents.  The objective of the office of college counseling at Florida Christian School is to provide high school students and their families with the knowledge needed for college admission.  This is an individualized process that begins in 9th grade and continues through the end of the senior year.

College Admission has become and increasingly competitive and complex process and the office of college counseling exists to offer students the tools needed to successfully transition from high school to college.  Beginning in 9th grade, students are provided with career and academic counseling.  In the junior and senior years, college counseling becomes an intensive, multi-faceted process.  Students are guided through each of the steps required for college admission including: the college search, college admission testing, the application process and financial aid.

Diana Frometa – Director of College Counseling
Masters from Florida State University
Bachelor of Science from Florida International University

The office of college counseling is here to assist you with all your concerns and questions regarding the college admission process. Please feel free to contact the director of college counseling, at 305-226-8152 extension 282.

Some highlights of the college guidance program services include:

  • Personality and career interest  testing
  • Academic counseling
  • College and career counseling
  • Pre-college admission testing: PSAT
  • Junior College tour trip of state universities
  • Fall and spring college information presentations for parents
  • Student classroom workshops on varied topics such as: college essays, financial aid, Bright Futures, resumes, college admission testing, college applications and scholarships
  • FCS campus visits by college admission representatives
  • Online college planning through Naviance, a college guidance web-based program
  • Silver Knight Award program

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October College News Letter from Mrs. Frometa – click here

Click here for the College Night Slide Presentation

Click Here for Community Service Form

Click here for letter from Mrs. Mattern – Transition Year

College Acceptances of FCS Grads
** FCS graduates have been accepted to many colleges and universities
throughout the years. Below is a sampling of some.

American University
Appalachian State University
Auburn University
Baker T. Aviation
Barry University
Baylor University
Boston University
Bowdoin College
Carnegie Mellon University
Cornell University
Columbia University
Eastern University
Eckerd College
Emory University
Florida A&M University
Florida Atlantic University
Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida International University
Florida State University
George Washington University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Harding University
Hofstra University
Houghton College
Indian University at Bloomington
Jacksonville University
Lafayette College
Liberty University
Loyola University
Miami Dade Honors College
Miami International University of Art and Design
Marshall University
Methodist University
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Mount Union College
New World School of the Arts
New York University
Northeastern University
Northwestern University
Nova Southeastern University
Palm Beach Atlantic University
Penn State University
Pratt Institute in NYC
Princeton University
Randolph-Macon University
Rollins College
Rutgers University
Saint Mary’s College
Saint Thomas University
Savannah College of Art and Design Southeastern University
Stetson University
Stevens Institute of Technology
Seton Hall University
Tulane University
University of Alabama
University of California, Davis
University of Central Florida
University Of Chicago
University of Florida
University of Miami
University of North Florida
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of Pennsylvania
University of South Carolina
University of South Florida
University of Southern California
University of Tampa
University of Tennessee
Vanderbilt University
Vassar College
Villanova University
Washington University
Wheaton College
United States Military Academy (West Point)

Click here to view the Profile for College and University Admission Sheet