Parents saving for their kids’ college educations now have a new offering.
The Florida Prepaid College Board is expanding its program to offer a four-year savings programs for the state’s colleges in addition to the universities. The four-year college plan will allow families to prepay tuition and most required fees for one of the state’s 19 colleges that offer a baccalaureate degree.
"The Florida College System continues to develop allowing more of Florida’s future students to obtain their college education, including earning bachelor’s degrees, at one of these institutions," said Chairman Duane Ottenstroer of the Florida Prepaid College Board. "With this plan addition, our goal is to make the program more comprehensive and to remain relevant for college savings today."