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State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota offers many activities outside of the classroom.

For students, SCF understands that learning also takes place outside of the classroom and supports the inter-relatedness of academics and extracurricular activities. There are many opportunities for involvement including academic teams, clubs and student government; competitive and intramural sports; and theatre and music productions.

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Graduates Since 1959

For the community, SCF is proud to be an integral part of local arts and activities. There is always something happening for the public to enjoy from a theater production to a sporting event, a musical performance to an art gallery exhibit.

Why SCF?

Whether you’re seeking to earn a career-ready degree or make a smooth transition to a university, State College of Florida has the full college experience at exceptional savings:

  • Welcoming campuses and outstanding professors
  • A.A. transfer degree
  • 2-year workforce degrees (AS)
  • 4-year bachelor’s degrees

SCF also offers more than 30 workforce certificates and an array of signature programs such as accelerated dual enrollment, SCF Honors, a Dedicated Education Unit at Manatee Memorial Hospital, Gator Engineering and Weekend College.