Message from the President


Welcome to Pasco-Hernando State College


Welcome to Pasco-Hernando State College. As the College's fourth president, I am honored to build upon the educational legacy that has served this fine institution for more than four decades. PHSC's growth and expansion reflects the high quality of instruction and services offered, distinguishing us as among the most progressive colleges in the Florida College System and among the most affordable, quality colleges in the nation.

PHSC always has and always will aspire to excellence. The College will continue its innovative practices to meet the academic and workforce needs of our growing economy. Our team of faculty, staff and administrators has the commitment and passion to work together on your behalf.  A variety of programs and services exist at PHSC to help you succeed. Career and educational assessments can assist you with developing an academic path to achieve your goals as well as explore future employment. Tutoring services and other academic resources can support you if you struggle academically...and our many clubs and orgaizations can help yhou grow personally, socially and professionally.

If you ever feel unsure of your direction or need a helping hand, please take advantage of the counseling and other support services available to help you address any barriers that you may encounter.

PHSC has an excellent track record of helping and supporting students by encouraging involvement in co-curricular activities. Again, getting involved and staying actively engaged will enhance your experience at PHSC and will help prepare you for your bright future.

The College's success is very much connected with your success as a student at PHSC. Consequently, please apply the College's core values on your journey to success: Excellence, Community, Integrity, Success, Safety and Stewardship-these values can help you accomplish your lifetime goals. So, move forward with focus and determination and know that we are here to help you succeed.

Best wishes for an exciting and rewarding 2016-17 academic year.


Dr. Beard Signature

Timothy L. Beard

PHSC President 




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