Welcome to the dynamic and versatile world of Business at SCF. Our Business department offers a wide array of programs designed to prepare you for success in the ever-evolving business landscape.

Students within the Business area are able to develop their skills and abilities to effectively work in a multitude of business arenas, from public entities to private corporations to non-profit organizations. Students in this area of interest are exposed to a variety of subjects, such as finance, ethics, entrepreneurship, marketing, accounting, management and personnel.  Programs within Business provide students with the technical framework to make significant impacts to the business community.

Accounting: Dive into the financial heart of business with our Accounting program. Here, you’ll gain the skills and understanding needed to master the financial aspects of an organization. From effective business presentations to communication, and proficiency in computerized business and accounting applications, our program equips you with the tools to excel in the world of finance. Explore the A.S. Degree and Certificate programs to jumpstart your journey.

Business Administration and Management: Our specialized A.S. degree in Business Administration and Management sets the stage for a bright future. It allows you to seamlessly transition into our Four-Year (B.A.S.) Programs in Business at SCF or take your core business studies to another college or university. Discover the endless possibilities with our A.S. Degree, which articulates to a B.S. Degree.

Entrepreneurship: If you dream of being your own boss or creating a thriving small business, our Entrepreneurship program is your launchpad. We’ll prepare you to open, manage, and market your own business while also equipping you with the skills to thrive as a manager in a small to medium-sized enterprise. Explore our A.S. Degree and Certificate programs to kickstart your entrepreneurial journey.

Management: Our Management coursework is your ticket to immediate employment in small and medium-sized organizations. It also provides valuable supplementary training for those already working in management roles. Whether you’re looking to start your career or advance in your current position, our A.S. Degree and Certificates have you covered.

Marketing: In the world of marketing, opportunities are endless. Our Marketing program trains students for various branches of this field, including roles as marketing managers, sales representatives, and retail advertisers. With a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, you’ll be well-prepared for a thriving career. Explore our A.S. Degree and Certificate programs to take your first step into the exciting realm of marketing.

Risk Management and Insurance Services: Understanding risk management and insurance is vital in today’s business world. Our program provides students with fundamental knowledge and skills in business, along with a specialization in risk management and insurance. Whether you’re aiming for an A.S. Degree or a Certificate, our programs have been designed to equip you with the expertise demanded in this field.

At SCF, we’re dedicated to empowering you with the skills, knowledge, and experiences you need to succeed in the business world. Explore our programs, and let us help you shape your future in this ever-evolving and exciting field. Your journey begins here.

Programs of Study

State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota offers a broad variety of credit and noncredit educational opportunities.