Innovative Education and Partnerships

Empowering SWFL with Innovative Education

Explore FGCU’s dynamic range of educational opportunities, including certificates, degrees and specialized programs like micro-credentials and digital badges. Designed for the evolving needs of today's learners and the workforce of Southwest Florida, our programs provide flexible, high-quality options that prepare you for real-world challenges and success.

2025 Digital Badge Summit

We welcomes you to join a two-day Badging Summit on-site at our beautiful campus in Fort Myers, FL. This summit will bring peer institutions together to network, learn, and share about badging programs of all sizes. Informative sessions will cover considerations for launching a University-wide badging program, including state mandates, transferable skills, best practices, program scalability and more.

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Career-accelerator Programs for SWFL Residents 

FGCU strives to make education more affordable for our community members who live in Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Glades, and Hendry County. We are happy to announce that the Lee County Economic Development Office and the Economic Development Authority are funding select programs for residents of these counties.

Explore Career-accelerator Programs

FGCU Students at Arthrex

Explore Video Highlights

FGCU Lee Health Day Video

Arthrex feat FGCU: Virtual Florida Economic Outlook Jobs Solution Summit

Questions? Contact us with any questions about FGCU's programs.

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Participating Industry and Community Partners:

The Immokalee Foundation
FL Chapter GCSAA
Lee County Economic Development SWFL
Florida DEP
Elite DNA
Lee Health
Cypress Living
Resnick Wynn Family Business Conference Logo

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Innovative Education & Partnerships is located in Modular 2 on the south end of campus.  Visitors can park in the adjacent lot or Garage 2 after receiving a parking pass at the information booth at the main campus entrance. 

Hours | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday

Questions? | Call (239) 745-4700

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