State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota

Tel: (941)752-5000
10,720 students
Public institution
Manatee Community College (MCC), with the main campus based in Bradenton, Florida, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate in Arts, Associate in Applied Science and Associate in Science degrees as well as Certificate program offerings. Noncredit education is offered under MCC's Corporate & Community Development programs.
School Highlights:
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota serves 10,720 students (43% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota is one of 2 community colleges within Manatee County, FL.
The nearest community college is Florida College of Natural Health-Brandenton (7.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 10,720 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has increased from 39:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
10,720 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
4,580 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 6,140 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
% Asian 3%
% Hawaiian -
% Hispanic 11%
% Black 7%
% White 79%
% Two or more races -
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.36

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,074 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,597 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,074 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,597 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

MCC offers credit and noncredit education including eLearning. Academic degrees include the Associate in Arts, the Associate in Applied Science and the Associate in Science. Noncredit education is offered under Corporate & Community Development. At Manatee Community College, every faculty and staff member has an impact on the quality of the College's educational experience. As such, the College offers its faculty and staff many resources in order to create a warm and supportive work environment. If you are a current MCC employee, you may find the links listed below helpful. More than 50 percent of the college bound high school students in Manatee and Sarasota counties attend MCC each year, with current enrollment nearly 11,000 students. MCC is among the top 100 producers of associate's degrees in the country. Students attend classes at two full-service campuses in Bradenton and Venice, the Center for Innovation and Technology at Lakewood Ranch, many business and public sector sites throughout the community, and from their homes via eLearning opportunities.

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