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State College of Florida Students

Welcome to Your Future
Three Locations. Unlimited Opportunities.

With campuses in Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch, Venice and online, State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) is a public, open-admission institution of higher education offering an inspiring learning environment for academic advancement, career development and lifelong enrichment.

Our goal is to educate and empower our students to succeed.

Let SCF help you:

  • Earn credits
  • Work toward your degree
  • Pick up a new skill 
  • Qualify for a new job

Why SCF?
Excellence. Opportunity. Affordability.

Whether you’re seeking to earn a career-ready degree or make a smooth transition to a university at a substantial savings, SCF provides welcoming campuses, high-quality programs, affordable tuition and exceptional professors to help you reach your goals.