College of the Florida Keys is an open-access, educational institution dedicated to serving the intellectual, diverse, cultural, and occupational needs of the Florida Keys as well as the global community. The college is committed to student-centric academic programs and services, workforce development, continuing education, diverse partnerships, electronically delivered instruction, and sustainable practices that prepare students for personal success and responsible citizenship.   


CFK will be a leader in quality education, innovative learning and a unifying force within the community.


At CFK, we value:
  • Academic Excellence
    continuous improvement and growth in all areas of the college
  • Student Success and Achievement
    fulfillment of intended educational and personal goals
  • Faculty and Staff Engagement
    collaboration, teamwork, and cooperation among faculty and staff
  • Individualism and Diversity
    respecting diverse views, fostering an open exchange of information, ideas, and feelings
  • Civic and Environmental Responsibility
    individual, institutional, and societal accountability
  • Community Partnerships
    community pride, economic development, and unity