Eckerd College is a liberal arts college founded in the 1960’s as Florida Presbyterian College. It is formally affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA) and maintains its ties and a robust chapel and Christian life program. It is one of the best liberal arts colleges in Florida and the only one ranked as a national liberal arts college. Funds from the church are used to support student scholarships.
Contact: Eckerd College 4200 54th Ave. South, St. Petersburg 33711, 727-867-1166 www.eckerd.edu