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PERT Admission Testing
Contact the TASC for assistance by phone or email to get help and prepare for the PERT admission test.
Tutoring and Academic Success Center
In-Person Tutoring? Online Tutoring?
We have it all.
The Tutoring and Academic Success Center empowers all State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota students to achieve their personal potential for learning and academic success. The core mission of the Tutoring and Academic Success Center is to help students become independent and active learners, thereby achieving academic improvement consistent with their values, interests, and abilities. The Tutoring and Academic Success Center serves as a means to help under-prepared students to prepare, prepared students to advance, and advanced students to excel.
The Tutoring and Academic Success Center does this by providing high-quality instructional support that is appropriate to an academically diverse population. This includes One-on-One Tutoring for Math and Science; Writing Conferences and Content-specific Workshops and Test Reviews. The Tutoring and Academic Success Center also offers a comfortable study atmosphere where students can work on their own, meet with their classmates or professors, and utilize the lab computers, study rooms, and other resources — all with the support of on demand tutoring.
The TASC provides assistance in the following areas:
- Math Tutoring and Workshops
- Science Tutoring and Workshops
- Writing Tutoring and Lab Sessions
- Exam prep tutoring for the PERT test, Florida Civic Literacy Exam, and test of essential academic skills (TEAS) exam, and others
- Help with navigating Canvas and course materials
- Email Submission and Feedback for Essays
- Help with writing research or citations
Testing Hours By Appointment.
Address: 5840 26th St. West Building 5, Room 111 Bradenton, FL 34207
Testing Hours By Appointment.
Address: 8000 S. Tamiami Trail Building 400, Room 421 Venice, FL 34293
Face-to-Face Drop-In Tutoring
Writing, Math, Accounting, and Science tutors are available online and on-campus to help with your assignments. Face-to-face tutoring is available at the Bradenton and Venice campuses by drop-in or by appointment for Math and Science areas. Tutoring for Writing across a wide range of subjects is available by appointment.
Online Tutoring is also available by appointment or drop in as well in Writing, Math, Accounting, and Science. In addition to 1:1 tutoring assistance online for these subject areas, you can also submit an essay by email for feedback from a tutor. To access the online tutoring or reservation system or submit an essay by email, log in to MySCF or call us.
Workshops & Peer Study Groups
Do you need some extra help in your math classes each week? Or just need to ask a question or two about the practice questions or material? Come and join us for workshops and study sessions in the following areas this semester.
- Math Workshops
- Science Workshops
- Reading/Writing Labs
- Study Skills
- Exam Preparation (PERT, FCLE, TEAS, and others)
Self-Paced Exam Review Courses
We also offer self-paced exam review courses for students in addition to workshops and individual tutoring. These self-paced exam review courses are available for current students in preparation for the Florida Civic Literacy Exam (FCLE) and Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS).