2017-2018 Catalog

Special Fees and Charges

General Fees

Admission Application Fee $301
International Education Application Fee $30
Transcript Fee (each request) $3
Credit by Examination/Experiential Learning (departmental exam) $100
Distance Learning Course User Fee (per credit hour) $10
Parking Decal (additional and replacement) $5
ID Card Replacement $5
Pre-Admission Background Check Health Care, Law Enforcement/Corrections, Education $552
Background Screening for Licensure $79
Substance Screening for Health Sciences Programs $25
Duplicate Diploma $25
Community Library Borrower's ID Card $10
Online Proctoring and Verification of Student Identity $25

1 The President has authority and discretion to waive, but not to raise, user fees and fines enumerated in Section 1009.43, Florida Statutes, in unique situations or circumstances in which it is deemed a waiver to be in the best interest of the College.

2 Payable before registration; subject to change without notice.

Fines and Penalties

Stop Payment on CF Check $25
Stop Payment Individual Check $25
Non-Sufficient Funds Checks as per Florida Statute 68.065(2):
Amount of Check $.01 to $50 $25
Amount of Check $50.01 to $300 $30
Amount of Check over $300 - 5 percent of face                 value or $40.00, whichever is greater $40
Credit Card Charge Back $20
Bank Mobile Vibe Replacement Card $10
Parking and Other Citations $15
Handicap Parking Citation $50
Vehicle Immobilization Device (boot) $50
Towing Charges determined by tow truck operator
Lost/Damaged Library Materials Replacement Costs
Appleton Museum Trip Cancelations (if canceled within 10 business days of trip) $50

Instructional Fees and Materials Supplies (estimated)

Law Enforcement Students Varied
Corrections Students Varied
Occupational Materials and Supplies (sold at bookstore except for Health Sciences skills kits) Varied
Nursing Skills, Surgical Technology, Physical Therapist Assistant, Nursing Pins Varied
 Cap and Gown bundle (sold at bookstore) Varied

Learning Support Center

CF Students No charge
University Center No charge
Vocational Preparatory Students (VPI) No charge
Adult Education Students (GED) No charge

CF Learning Lab School Customer Service Charges (per week, per child)

Effective fiscal year 2017-2018

Child Care Registration Fee $100/$150 Annually1,2
Child Care Bill Late Fee (assessed after due date) $20 per week or portion thereof 3
Late Pick-up Fee $10 first minute, $1 each minute thereafter
Toddler (under 2) – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $26 Daily/$130 Week3
Toddler (under 2) – All Others $28 Daily/$140 Week3
2-Year-Old Child – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $25 Daily/$125 Week3
2-Year-Old Child – All Others $27 Daily/$135/Week3
3-Year-Old Child – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $23 Daily/$115/Week3
3-Year-Old Child – All Others $25 Daily/$125/Week3
4-Year-Old Child – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $22 Daily/$110/Week3
4-Year-Old Child – All Others $24 Daily/$120/Week3
5-Year-Old Child – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $22 Daily/$110/Week3
5-Year-Old Child – All Others $24 Daily/$120/Week3
VPK Wrap Around - Full-Time Student or CF Employee $9.07 Daily/$45.35 Week 
 VPK Wrap Around - All others $11.07 Daily/$55.35 Week 

Patrons enrolled in Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) will be assessed for extended care, if utilized.

Child in VPK Program - Full-Time Student or CF Employee Varies based on state rate2
Child in VPK Program - All others Varies based on state rate2 

1 Single child/multiple children

2 Payable before registration

Subject to change without notice

Appleton Museum of Art Membership and Admission Charges - Effective July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018

Category Charge/Fee
General Membership
Student/Educator/CF Alumni Association Member $20
Individual Senior — 55 and over $30
Individual $35
The Studio $40
Dual Senior — 55 and over $50
Dual/Family — two adults and any children 18 and under $60

Director's Circle Memberships

Friend $125
Associate $250
Fellow $500
Colleague $1,000
Partner $2,500
Sustainer $5,000

Complimentary Memberships  - CF Faculty/Staff/Retirees Memberships (includes part-time and adjuncts)*CF ID Required

Individual Complimentary
Dual Family — two adults and any children 19 and under Complimentary

*Complimentary membership for CF faculty, staff and retirees includes free admission to the Appleton Museum only, discount in the Appleton Store and discounts on selected classes. Other benefits such as participation in the Reciprocal Program are included in the general membership category.

General Admission Charge/Fee
Members — General, Directors Circle and Complimentary No charge
Adult $8
Children — age 0-9 No charge
Youth — age 10-18 $4
Student — CF with ID No charge
Member of CF Alumni Association No charge
Student-University — Students 18 and over with ID $5
Educator $6
Senior — 55 and over $6
AAA Member Discount $5
Active Military and Immediate Family No charge
Friends and Family (two adults and any children) $18
Reciprocal Members No charge
Appleton Store Only No charge

Group Tour Admission (15 or more persons)

Adult $7
Senior — 55 and over $5
Educator $5
Student-University — Students 18 and over with ID $4
Students — K-12 (Marion, Citrus and Levy counties) No charge
Bus Driver for Group No charge
Chaperone (1 per 10 Students) No charge
Members No charge

Visual Artists' Society

Annual Membership (January 1 - December 31) $40
Student Membership (with current CF ID) No charge

Other Fees Related to Continuing Education Classes

CPR Card (after satisfactory completion of course) No charge
CPR card replacement $5
Certificates (for any courses that certificates are issued) No charge
Certificate replacement $7

Assessment and Testing Fees

Fees to the public are subject to change without notice. Student fees embedded in the cost of tuition may vary from semester to semester.

A+ Essentials Certification $213
ACT, American College Test No charge
ANAT, Anatomy Pretest No charge
AWS, American Welding Society Certification Exam $150 Levy
BEST, Barriers To Success Employment Inventory
Student No charge
Others $5
CAS, College Adjustment Scale $10
Castle, Certification Exams  $25 
CDS, Career Decision Scale
Students No charge
Others $5
CEI, The Career Exploration Inventory
Students No charge
Others $5
CELT, Comprehensive English Language Test for Learners of English $10
CLA, Certified Legal Assistant Certification Exam $250
CLEP, College Level Examination Program $80 to CLEP
(non-refundable CF fee per test in addition to CLEP     fees) $25 to CF
CLM, College Level Math  $10 First Time 
Comira, Certification Exams $25
CPT, Computerized Placement or Companion Test
First-time student $10
Retake  $5

CCAI, Cross Cultural Adaptability Inventory $12
CS, CareerScope (Assessment)
CF Students No charge
Others $41
CSSI, Customer Service Skills Inventory $10
CTI, Career Thoughts Inventory
Students No charge
Others $6
DANTES, Defense Activity for Nontraditional Education Support $80 to DANTES
(nonrefundable CF fee per test in addition to DANTES fees) $25 to CF
EL, Electest Varies, depending on occupation for which test is given
ELT, Electrontest Varies, depending on occupation for which test is given
F-BAT, Florida Basic Abilities Test $45
FCB, Florida Certification Board  $25
FIT, Flanagan Industrial Tests Varies, depending on occupation for which test is given
FLATS, Foreign Language Achievement Testing Service  $25
FNGLA, Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association Certification Exam $85
GAMA, General Ability Measure for Adults $15
GED, General Educational Development Tests

(Administered at Levy Campus only; account must be created at www.ged.com with a valid username.  To schedule an exam, a candidate must schedule through their GED.com account)

RLA (Reasoning through Language Arts)

Social Studies


Full battery $128




GED OPT, Official Practice Test GED Ready $6 per subject unless recommended by an instructor.  If recommended, a voucher is given to cover the cost.
(Administered at Levy Campus only; can be taken online through GED.com account)
GOE, Guide for Occupational Exploration Inventory
Students No charge
Others $5
GSD, Gregoric Style Delineator $15
HESI, Admissions Test for Associate Degree Nursing and Dental Assisting $55
HESI Exit Exam, Exam - Nursing Students   $65
HSDS, Holland Self-Directed Search
Students No charge
Others $5
HSRT-N, Health Sciences Reasoning Test-Numeracy $25
IC3, Certification Exam (three modules) $25/each
IC3 Fast Track (Computer competency assessment) Non students voucher + $25
IM, Intuitive Mechanics Test (Weights and Pulleys) Varies, depending on occupation for which test is given
JOB O A, Job-O Career Test
Students No charge
Others $5
JSS, Job Stress Survey $10
KFAST, Kaufman Functional Academic Skills Test $15
LISRES, Life Stressors and Social Resources Inventory $12
LSI, Leisure/Work Search Inventory
Students No charge
Others $5
MAB II, Multidimensional Aptitude Battery $15
MMT, Mechanical Movements Test Varies, depending on occupation for which test is given
MOS, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, Dbase or PowerPoint)
With retake $119
Without retake $98
Practice test $20
MSSC, Manufacturing Skills Standards Council Assessment one-time registration fee $50
Manufacturing Processes and Production $60
Safety $60
Quality Practices and Continuous Improvement $60
Maintenance Awareness $60
MT, Mectest Varies, depending on occupation for which test is given
MTA, Microsoft Technology Associate

With retake

Without retake


NALA, National Association of Legal Assistants  $25
NET+ Certification $195
PAI, Personality Assessment Inventory $15
PERT, Postsecondary Education Readiness Test
First time $10
Retake $5
PET, Professional Employment Test $15
PSB-PTA, Psychological Services Bureau Academic Comprehension $25
PSB-RAD, Psychological Services Bureau  $27
PSB-RN, Psychological Services Bureau $27
Proctoring, Special Testing,
Correspondence and from other colleges $25 for each test proctored
Project+ Certification $170
QuickBooks $124
Security+ Certification $228
SOCE, State Officers Certification Exam $25
TABE, Test of Adult Basic Education
First time $15
Retake $5
Teamwork-KSA Test $15
TOMAL, Test of Memory and Learning $20
TTS, Thurston Temperamental Schedule $15
TTMA, Thurston Test of Mental Ability $15
TJTA, Taylor-Johnson Temperament Analysis $10
TMC, Tests of Mechanical Concepts Varies, depending on occupation for which test is given
TONI 3, Test of Nonverbal Intelligence $15
WBST, Wonderlic Basic Skills Test $15
WPT, Wonderlic Personnel Test $15
WRP, Work Readiness Profile $15