Student Services

Bachelor's Students

SCF offers eight bachelor's degree programs designed for students to obtain higher level skills for jobs needed in the community.  Students planning to earn a bachelor's degree at SCF must have applied and been accepted to the College, be in good academic standing with a minimum 2.0 GPA, and have completed 45 earned credit hours that include ENC 1101 and MAT 1033. In addition, students applying to a bachelor's program must complete a separate program application and meet required prerequisites.  Please visit for specific degree descriptions and requirements.

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*Please note:  If you have applied or attended SCF in the last three semesters (fall, spring, and/or summer), you do not need to reapply.  If you would like to change your major, please complete the change of major form .  

In order to complete your application, the following items need to be submitted to the Admissions Office:

  • Completed residency information and documentation for Florida in-state tuition (  
  • Official high school transcript or GED test scores (returning students if not previously submitted)
  • Official transcript(s) from each previously attended college/university (returning students if not previously submitted)


Phone: 941-752-5050 or 941-408-1300 (65050)

Fax:  941-727-6380


Apply for financial aid at by completing the online FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).



     Phone: 941-752-5037



Students wishing to register for a course that requires an English or math prerequisite, who have not completed English and/or math at another institution, are required to take the SCF Placement Test.

     • Make an appointment online to take the SCF Placement Test at

       Practice for the Placement Test online at


     • Submit ACT or SAT scores, taken within the past (2) years to the Educational Records Office.

Phone: 941-752-5238 or 941-408-1540



This step may or may not apply to returning SCF students.

Transfer credits will be processed once the Educational Records Office receives all transcripts from your prior institution(s). Official transcripts must be sent directly from the college to the Educational Records Office. Hand-carried transcripts cannot be accepted for official transfer evaluations. Students will be notified through their student e-mail the results of the transfer evaluation.

American citizens and resident aliens who seek to transfer international credit, please review the International University Course Evaluations information.



Students accepted into a Bachelor's program will receive registration information from the program manager.  Students will register online in SCFconnect.


5. PAY

Pay your tuition and fees: online in SCF connect, in person, by phone, with financial aid, or by mail.

Follow this link to check tuition due dates and fees

Phone: 941-752-5370 or 941-408-1522



Get your SCF ID card and parking decal at the Public Safety Office in the Student Union on either the Bradenton or Venice campus.

Purchase your books at the Campus Store.



Enjoy your semester at SCF!


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