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Gulf Coast State College



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Important—Please read before Proceeding: Welcome to the Gulf Coast State College Online Application. Please allow 2-3 business days for processing. Admissions Applications are required for students that have NEVER attended AND for those students that have not attended GCSC within the last 12 months. In order for your application to be processed, there is a non-refundable application fee of $20.00 for new students. GCSC accepts VISA and MasterCard as well as debit cards.

If you would like to apply for a Bachelors' Degree program and you have an ACTIVE admission application (you have attended GCSC within the last 12 months), you can change your degree program by visiting an Enrollment Services Office to declare the bachelors' degree. IMPORTANT: Bachelor Degree programs require the student to have earned an Associate in Arts degree or an Associate in Science degree for acceptance.

International Students non-refundable application fee is $40.00.

Transient students from Florida public Institutions should apply for admission through www.floridashines.org.

Click HERE for a description of our application types.

You may begin the application process and return later to complete the application or pay the fee. Incomplete applications will be removed from the system 30 days after you create your initial login.

  • If you are a FIRST-TIME USER, please scroll to the bottom of this page and select the "FIRST TIME USER ACCOUNT CREATION" link.

  • If you are a student applying as a RETURNING STUDENT (RE-ADMIT), please select the "FIRST TIME USER ACCOUNT CREATION" link below.

If you have any problems or need assistance, please contact Enrollment Services at (850) 872-3892.

First time user account creation
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