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Florida Gateway College


Founded in 1947, Florida Gateway College is located in Lake City, Columbia County, Florida set on 132 acres of picturesque pines. Serving approximately 5,000 students annually, FGC offers baccalaureate and associate degree programs, as well as diverse occupational programs. 

What sets us apart: 

  • Florida Gateway College just celebrated a historic milestone with its 75th Anniversary. 
  • FGC was honored to make the Aspen Institute’s list of the Top 150 community colleges in the country for the second time. 
  • FGC has been voted “best place to work” 7 years in a row. 
  • Over the last five years, FGC has added 20% more full time faculty members. 
  • For almost 4 decades, specifically 35 out of the last 37 years, Florida Gateway College has been able to provide all full-time employees with annual salary increases. 
  • Florida Gateway College is one of the few Florida Colleges that pays 100% of health insurance for its employees. 

Florida Gateway is pleased to offer a variety of benefits to its employees: 

  • Health, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance- The College pays 100%of the cost for employees; Dependent coverage is available
  • Florida Retirement System- Senior Management Service Class Position
  • Additional Employer Paid Retirement
  • Sick (8 hours monthly) & Annual (20 hours monthly) Leave Accrual 
  • Tuition Reimbursement Programs for employees
  • Dependent Fee Waivers for classes taken at FGC
  • EAP
  • 25+ paid holidays, including spring break and winter break
  • Free After-School Child Care

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