4 PM, Sunday Update: EFSC officials are closely monitoring the track of Tropical Storm Ian, which is expected to become a major hurricane and impact Florida's west coast and other regions of the state including Central Florida. Now is the time to review preparation tips. Brevard County is distributing sandbags on EFSC's Palm Bay Campus in the north parking lot from 8 AM to 6 PM Sunday and Monday, which could impact campus traffic patterns. Updates will be shared here and via text and social media alerts as needed.


IT Update:

Due to a network software upgrade, access to EFSC online systems that require the Titan Sign In Portal, including myEFSC, Canvas and Microsoft 365 Email, will be unavailable from 4 to 6 AM on Monday, Sept. 26th. The short outage will affect on-campus and remotely connected users.

Strategic Planning at EFSC

The strategic planning effort is facilitated by the Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Research, ensuring college wide participation in institutional effectiveness and accreditation compliance measures. The department’s mission is to track and measure attainment of the four College goals listed below:

  1. Improve Academic Performance
  2. Make Students Ready for the Job Market
  3. Improve Students' Collegiate Experience
  4. Improve College's Financial Position
View the 2019-2022 EFSC Strategic Plan

Strategic planning is done through the online Planning and Assessment Portal (Xitracs), which is available through myEFSC.  View instructions for the Xitracs system.

EFSC Mission: To engage our diverse population in quality, accessible, learning opportunities which successfully meet individual and community needs.

Eastern Florida State College fulfills its mission by offering the following:

  • Specified baccalaureate degree programs through formal written agreements between the College and other regionally accredited postsecondary educational institutions or with the College for the purpose of meeting district, regional or statewide workforce needs.
  • Undergraduate Studies and Associate Degrees to pursue a Baccalaureate Degree.
  • Technical and vocational training for Associate Degrees and Certificates for entering the workforce, improving professional skills, and developing new competencies.
  • Instructional support services such as advisement and career guidance.
  • Activities supporting cultural enrichment, economic development, sports, wellness and quality of life.
  • Workshops and classes for personal growth, developmental instruction, and lifelong learning.

Contact Us

Mark Quathamer Ed.D.
Dean of Institutional Effectiveness and Research

Planning Portal Information