UF/IFAS CALS at Plant City

Plant City is one of several statewide locations through the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Students can earn a bachelor’s degree from Plant City in several degree programs through the transfer admissions process.  

Distance education is a flexible solution that allows students to further their education while maintaining other responsibilities, such as a full-time job or family. Students take course in person at the Plant City location one – two days a week along with courses online.

Would you like to take a few courses or earn a degree from the University of Florida but can't move to Gainesville? If so, the UF/IFAS CALS distance education center in Plant City can help! We are conveniently located between Tampa and Orlando and offer courses in three degree programs with a choice of five different specializations. Contact us today for more information or to arrange a visit.

Contact Us

Learn more about our distance education program by visiting the Plant City Center--see the driving directions below. Contact us at (813) 757-2287 to schedule a tour or drop by any time during business hours to pick up brochures and other information. To learn more about a specific degree program, contact the academic advisor.

Academic Advisor - Jason Steward, (813) 757-2280 jsteward@ufl.edu

Schedule an appointment: https://JasonStewardUFPlantCity.as.me/

Geomatics Program Specialist – Katie Britt, (813) 757-2183 k.britt@ufl.edu   

Program Advisors

Directions (Interactive Map Below)

From Gainesville:
Take I-75 South to I-4, then take I-4 eastbound towards Orlando. Exit at Park Rd. (Exit # 22) and turn right (south) onto Park Road/FL-535 S. Turn left (east) onto E. Cherry St. (first traffic light). Turn right at the first driveway, then turn right into the parking lot of the PEPC-Educational Partnership Center.

From Tampa:
Take I-275 N toward I-4, then take Exit 45B to merge onto I-4 eastbound toward Orlando. Exit at Park Rd. (Exit # 22) and turn right (south) onto Park Road/FL-535 S. Turn left (east) onto E. Cherry St. (first traffic light). Turn right at the first driveway, then turn right into the parking lot of the PEPC-Educational Partnership Center.

From Orlando:
Take I-4 westbound toward Tampa. Exit at Park Rd. (Exit # 22) and turn left (south) onto Park Road/FL-535 S. Turn left (east) onto E. Cherry St. (first traffic light). Turn right at the first driveway, then turn right into the parking lot of the PEPC-Educational Partnership Center.

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