2018-2019 Catalog

Special Fees and Charges

General Fees

Admission Application Fee $301
International Education Application Fee $30
Transcript Fee (each request) $5
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 $29
Duplicate Diploma $25
Community Library Borrower's ID Card $10
Online Proctoring and Verification of Student Identity (paid through ProctorU) Varies3
 On Campus Testing Center Proctored Exam $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.

3 Fee based upon length of exam and scheduling time frame.

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
BankMobile 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 2018-2019

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 five minutes, $1 each minute thereafter
Toddler (under 2) – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $28 Daily/$140 Week3
Toddler (under 2) – All Others $30 Daily/$150 Week3
2-Year-Old Child – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $27 Daily/$135 Week3
2-Year-Old Child – All Others $29 Daily/$145/Week3
3-Year-Old Child – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $25 Daily/$125/Week3
3-Year-Old Child – All Others $27 Daily/$135/Week3
4-Year-Old Child – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $24 Daily/$120/Week3
4-Year-Old Child – All Others $26 Daily/$130/Week3
5-Year-Old Child – Full-Time Student or CF Employee $24 Daily/$120/Week3
5-Year-Old Child – All Others $26 Daily/$130/Week3
VPK Wrap Around - Full-Time Student or CF Employee $11.07 Daily/$55.35 Week 
 VPK Wrap Around - All others $13.07 Daily/$65.35 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, 2018-June 30, 2019

Admission Charge/Fee
General Admission  
Members - General, Director's Circle No Charge 
Adult $10 
Children - age 0 - 5 No Charge 
Youth - age 6 - 17 $5 
CF Faculty, Staff Retiree, CF Alumni Assocation member with ID No Charge 
Student - CF with ID No Charge 
Student - University - Students age 18 and over with ID $8 
Educator $8 
Senior - age 55 and over $8 
AAA Member Discount $8 
Active Military No Charge 
Veterans No Charge 
Family passes (2 adults and 3 children ages     0 -17 $25 
Reciprocal Members No Charge 
Appleton Store Only No Charge 
Group Tour Admission (15 or more persons)
Adult $8 
Senior - age 55 and over $6 
Educator $5 
Student-University - Students age 18 and over with ID $5 
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 
General Membership
Student/Educator with ID $20
Individual Senior — age 55 and over $30
Individual $35
Dual Senior — age 55 and over $50
Dual/Family — two adults and any children age 17 and under $60

Director's Circle Memberships  
Friend $125
Associate $250
Fellow $500
Colleague $1,000
Partner $2,500
Sustainer $5,000

*CF Membership 
CF Faculty, Staff, Retiree, CF Alumni Association member with ID $10
CF Dual Family — two adults and any children age 17 and under $20

*CF memberships include free admission to the Appleton Museum, 10% discount at the Appleton Store and a discount on selected classes only. Additional benefits such as free admission to events and participating in the Reciprocal Program are included in the General and Directors Circle Membership levels.

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
ASE, Automotive Service Excellence  No charge
ASVAB, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery 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
Certiport, Certiport Certification $25
CIC, Crane Institute  $25
CLA, Certified Legal Assistant Certification Exam $250
CLEP, College Level Examination Program $87 to CLEP
(non-refundable CF fee per test in addition to CLEP     fees) $25 to CF
CLM, College Level Math 




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

(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)

Full battery

RLA (Reasoning through Language Arts)

Social Studies







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 $65
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

No charge

$25 voucher
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
Kryterion, Certifications  $25
LISRES, Life Stressors and Social Resources Inventory $12
Littauer, Personality Plus Test No charge
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 (each) $119
Without retake (each) $98
Practice test (each) $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
Nebosh, Technical Certifications $25
NET+ Certification $195
PAI, Personality Assessment Inventory $15
Pearson Vue, Pearson Vue Tests  $25
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
PROV, PROV Certifications $25
QuickBooks $124
Security+ Certification $228
SOCE, State Officers Certification Exam $25
TABE, Test of Adult Basic Education
First time $15
Retake $5
Teamwork-KSA (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities) Test $15
T.E.A.S., Test of Essential Academic Skills  $68
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