SCF Hosts Summer Open House at Bradenton and Venice

(Bradenton, Fla., May 4, 2010) – High school students, their families and others interested in higher education will have the opportunity to learn about programs and services at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) Open House events.

An Open House will be held at 4-6 p.m., Tuesday, June 8, at SCF Venice, 8000 S. Tamiami Trail, building 500, and 4-6 p.m., Tuesday, June 15, at SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. West, building 1.

SCF offers an Associate in Arts degree and some Associate in Science degrees for students who intend to transfer to university programs or continue at SCF in select baccalaureate programs. SCF also offers more than 20 Associate in Applied Science degrees that prepare students to enter the workforce immediately upon graduation. SCF’s new Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program began Spring 2010 and more baccalaureate programs will start in 2011.

Students can find out about convenient and affordable opportunities and take campus tours. They will learn about:

• degree programs;

• academic departments;

• financial aid; and

• how to get started.

An SCF scholarship drawing will be held for eligible high school students.

For more information, call SCF Bradenton at 941- 752-5422 or SCF Venice at 941-408-1400. Maps and directions are online at

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