Still Time to Register for Fall 2013 Classes

(Bradenton, Fla., August 26, 2013) – State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) is continuing to register students for the Fall 2013 term.

Online and flex schedule classes are available on SCF's website at Applications for college admission to attend 12-week classes that begin Sept. 16 and eight-week classes that begin Oct. 14 will be received up until the start of classes.

Another flex start option, Saturday College at SCF Lakewood Ranch, allows students to earn a degree in an accelerated time frame by attending only Saturday classes. Both the Associate in Arts and the Associate in Science in Business Administration/Accounting degrees are available.

Major new studies show that Americans with a college degree earn twice the average salary as those without a degree.

SCF classes are offered at affordable tuition, and financial aid still is available for those who are eligible. Prospective students may apply online at

More information is available by calling 941-752-5005 in Bradenton or 941- 408-1300, ext. 65005, in South Sarasota County.

Student services hours are 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., Monday - Tuesday; 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Wednesday - Thursday; and 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Friday.

To accommodate students during the Fall 2013 registration period, the financial aid department is available at SCF Bradenton in the Student Union, building 14, rooms 147/148, and at SCF Venice, building 800, in the Selby Room through Sept. 13.

Programs leading to Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degrees and Certificates are offered. Visit SCF also offers select workforce baccalaureate degrees. More information is available at

Day and evening classes are held at SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. West; SCF Venice, 8000 S. Tamiami Trail; SCF Lakewood Ranch, 7131 Professional Parkway East; online; and at several off-site locations. Maps and directions are online at


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