Spring Term Begins Jan. 6

(Bradenton, Fla., January 2, 2013) — Enrollment is underway at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF). New student applications, including readmission applications, will be accepted through today for 16-week classes starting Jan. 6-11. Apply online at The deadline for students to add or drop classes that begin Monday, Jan. 6, with a refund is by midnight Saturday, Jan. 11.

To assist students in completing enrollment, student services offices, including admissions and financial aid, and the bookstore will be open 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, and 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3. On Saturday, Jan. 4, student services will be open 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. and the bookstore's hours will be 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

SCF offers various flexible schedule options, including 12-week courses beginning Feb. 3, eight-week courses beginning March 10, and Saturday College at SCF Lakewood Ranch. More information is available at Returning students may register online at SCFconnect.

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; and online at

Associate-level tuition and fees are $102.48 per credit hour and baccalaureate-level tuition and fees are $113.64 per credit hour for Florida residents.

Prospective students and parents are invited to learn more about SCF programs and services at Open House events held 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, April 1, at SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. W., and 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at SCF Venice, 8000 S. Tamiami Trail. Visit for building and room locations.

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