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Reviews 1939 total reviews with an average rating of 3.8

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5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The professors at each and every St. Petersburg College campus I have attended have made college a marvelous learning experience. The professors are dedicated to assisting you if you are doubtful and are overall extremely understanding. Many of the teachers that teach at this college have had some previous experience regarding the topic that they teach, which aids students in better understanding the topic. The curriculum itself is well composed, extremely precise and can be applied to situations that a college graduate encounters daily. Moreover, the college also offers a very wide variety of courses, with everything from veterinary technicians to firefighting. Another benefit of attending St. Petersburg College is flexible class times, which enables even the busiest of individuals to find a class that will work within their schedule. Classes sizes average around 30, which is phenomenal for students who do well in a more personalized setting. Overall, the quality of the curriculum along with the experience professors make an education at St. Petersburg College an education of great value.

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: At St. Petersburg College, the staff and administration are dedicated to ensuring that you receiving a superior education. This college features a career center that is home to a team of dedicated staff that are committed to making sure that you are able to obtain a job immediately succeeding you college career. The staff in the career center work with determination and have helped me to secure a job within the industry that I intend to pursue a career in.

College Freshman

Online Courses: Unfortunately, I have not yet been able to experience a class online at St. Petersburg College.

5 College Freshman

Student Body: Attending college at St. Petersburg College has been a fantastic experience largely because of the engaging student body. The overall student body at this college can be described as a group of students who are fun, friendly, welcoming and hardworking. Additionally, components such diversity and religions vary. A diverse college such as this one is beneficial to students because it creates a mutual respect between students. Diversity encourages students to, despite their differences, work together in a friendly environment. The exposure to the diversity at St. Petersburg College is also extremely paramount because acknowledging others differences enables one to find similarities within another person. Overall, the student body at St. Petersburg College can be described as one that as a dedicated, friendly, and accepting group of individuals.

5 College Freshman

Tuition & Financial Aid: Tuition at St. Petersburg College is very reasonable for both students looking to begin a college career and for those who are looking to come back and finish off their education. Education is essential to one having a future of great success, and I feel as though the education I am receiving for the price that I have payed is a good, quality education. The teachers at this institution teach here to ensure that students leave their classrooms at the end of each class with knowledge that they can apply to both future and everyday situations. I began my college career in the early admissions program, which is a magnificent program for students who excel in high school and can receive up to four semesters of free courses. To become involved in this program, it was a painless process and was an enjoyable experience working with the financial aid office.

College Freshman

Career Services: I have not yet graduated from the program. This program at St. Petersburg College offers many great job opportunities, however, I have not needed to utilize it.

4 College Freshman

Academic Experience: As I plan to become intertwined within an industry that drives Florida's economy, the resort and hospitality industry, I can conclude that I have gained a lot of essential knowledge from taking courses at St. Petersburg College. The courses they offer in this particular category perform a stellar job in educating me about the basics of this rapidly evolving industry. Despite the fact that St. Petersburg College offers very few classes that educate students on an industry that ranks second in Florida's top industries, the program is very well constructed. Fortunately, the courses at St. Petersburg College offer a great amount of hands-on opportunities that allow the students to get an actual idea of what it is like to have a career in the industry. The staff at St. Petersburg College makes every effort to ensure that students are able to begin a career in the industry by offering an internship service available to students that are enrolled within the program.

4 College Freshman

Academic Experience: The hospitality program at St. Petersburg College is a great program for students looking to get their feet wet within one of Florida's leading industries. The curriculum utilized by St. Petersburg College is beneficial to students looking to gain a basic understanding about the industry. The professors that are involved within the program make every effort to ensure that you are successful in obtaining a career upon completion of your education. Additionally, the staff members provide students with valuable insight about the industry, since many (if not all) of the professors have previously been involved in the industry. In order to register for the courses, there are no initial requirements other than you must be currently enrolled with St. Petersburg College. Overall, this is a fantastic program for people that show a valiant desire to become involved within the hospitality industry.

5 College Freshman

Campus Resources: St. Petersburg College offers plenty of fantastic resources for both faculty and students to utilize. On campus, they have an athletic center (with FREE personal training lessons) that can be used by ANY student from ANY campus of St. Petersburg College. Additionally, there is a student center that serves as a fantastic area to get a quick snack or hit the books with friends. Furthermore, St. Petersburg College is home to undoubtedly the best libraries in the public college system. The libraries are home to a vast assortment of books and serve as the perfect quiet place to hit the books. They also offer an array of services that cannot be found anywhere else such as FREE tutoring in ANY subject. Along with the free tutoring services, a writing center is available that has staff on hand almost all hours of the day that are willing to dedicate their time to ensure that your papers are properly formatted and grammatically correct. Finally, St. Petersburg College has countless activities every month that students are encouraged to become involved in. Some of the clubs include the Student Government Association, various sports clubs, yoga, religious and environment science clubs. St. Petersburg College has many outstanding resources that even some of the most exceptional colleges do not offer, so be sure to utilize them when you attend this magnificent college.

4 College Junior

Academic Flexibility: All of my credits from my previous community college transferred.

4 College Junior

Overall Experience: I love the smaller class sizes, the evening course availability is great since I work full time.

College Junior

Overall Experience: I have not reached this point in my college career.

4 College Junior

Online Courses: System is easy to use, lots of communication between students and the instructor. Being able to take online courses made it possible for me to go back to college.

College Junior

Student Body: I have only just begun to take classes at the college, most have been online so far

College Junior

Tuition & Financial Aid: Have paid for my classes myself at this point, am unfamiliar with the financial aid process.

College Junior

Career Services: Have not reached this stage of my college career yet.

College Junior

Academic Experience: I am finishing my AA at this time, haven't begun to get into the courses for my major.

4 College Junior

Academic Experience: The online registration process is extremely easy and I find plenty of options for my courses.

College Junior

Campus Resources: I have only just started going back full time, I have been taking only 1 or 2 classes a semester and most were online courses so I have not gotten a feel for the campus resources yet.

3 College Sophomore

Academic Flexibility: Transferring credits was easy and there are many different classes and times to choose from.

3 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: Great place to go if you just want your AA and then to transfer to a University. I would probably go back here again just for my AA because it is close to home and affordable.

3 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: The classes are average. You get what you pay for and its a good stepping stone towards a university.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: At the school I plan on attending they have many internship opportunities and a great visual communications program. The internship opportunities often lead to employment.

3 College Sophomore

Online Courses: Normally everything is due on one day which gives you the whole week to complete it which is nice. Also discussion posts are fun because you get to interact with other students.

3 College Sophomore

Student Body: People don't really interact outside of the classroom unless they were already friends prior to coming to the school. People mostly just come to class and leave and go on with their day.

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