President Jessica Kim
January 16, 2007 - Present
Dr. Jessica J. Kim became the 2nd President of Florida International College in November 2016. Under President Kim’ leadership, the college has developed integrated goals and objectives for the decade ahead. FIC’s overarching goal is to provide a nurturing and innovative learning environment that supports development of global leaders.
President Kim earned her Juris Doctorate at the Barry University College of Law and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Business Administration from the University of Florida. She was appointed by the president of South Korea as a foreign advisory member of the Korean National Unification Advisory Council. Dr. Kim grew up in south Florida and believes in the power of diversity and inclusivity. She holds value in human relationships and community-building. President Kim is married with four children, Gianna, Elianna, Noah, and Rheanna.
Florida International College was founded in 2007 to meet the demand for career-specific education in Central Florida. To meet needs of our students, FIC developed practical, relevant, and advanced education programs that set graduates apart from others and paved the way to rewarding careers.
Whether through our initiatives with online learning, flexible course schedules, and to our pioneering equine management degree program, Florida International College has a strong track record of leading the way when it comes to making education more accessible and rewarding.
An overarching goal at FIC is to provide a nurturing and innovative learning environment. As an institution dedicated to fostering global leadership, we believe education not only transforms students, but it transforms the community and the lives that our graduates touch.
Empowering Lives, Encouraging Dreams, and Expanding Horizons.
We are here to for you.
Dr. Jessica J. Kim
Florida International College