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Welcome to State College of Florida!

You are making a great decision about your future! Becoming a student at the State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota will put you on a path to fulfilling your personal and educational goals. Over 9,300 students attend classes on one of three physical campuses - Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch and Venice - and/or take fully online classes through our online elearning program.

The application process takes less than 15 minutes to complete, and you can be on your way to becoming an SCF Manatee.

Admissions applications remain active for three terms or one academic year, if you have applied within the past year, your application may still be active, please contact Admissions before submitting another application.

If you are a currently enrolled student wanting to change your major, you do not need to re-apply. Please complete the Change of Major form instead.

If you need assistance completing the admissions application please contact us!
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