By: Lanetra Bennett
September 18, 2013
Tallahassee, FL - North Florida Community College in Madison has been ranked second best in the nation.
The Washington Monthly ranked NFCC second among community colleges in its ninth annual college rankings survey.
The survey is based on a several factors, including collaborative learning, student effort, academic rigor, retention, as well as graduation and completion rates.
Student, Chelsea Butler, agrees with the school's top honors. She says, "It's a great school because it's quiet, it has a great environment, you don't have to worry about hustle and bustle of large classes and thing like that. I'm pretty proud to be a student here just because I've known it was great ever since I started here."
Four other Florida College System institutions made the list: Chipola College, Miami Dade College, Valencia College, and South Florida State College.
For the complete list and more information, go to http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/college_guide/rankings_2013/community_rank.php.