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 48%.
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 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
10,720 students
1,303 students
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
4,580 students
834 students
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 6,140 students
1,040 students
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota sch enrollment State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
3%
2%
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
11%
7%
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
7%
11%
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Black (2006-2012)
% White
79%
66%
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota sch ethnicity State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota sta ethnicity
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 0.44
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,074 is less than the state average of $5,890. 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 $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,074 $5,890
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,597 $10,050
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
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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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,118 per year for in-state students and $9,593 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $10,685 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 79%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a 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. of 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.