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South Florida Community College

Avon Park, FL
University Website: www.southflorida.edu
Apply Online: www.southflorida.edu/student/services/admissions/
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South Florida State College (SFSC, was South Florida Community College until 2012) is a College with campuses in Highlands, DeSoto and Hardee counties, Florida. It is a member of the Florida College System.

SFSC was founded in 1965 and serves around 16,000 students a year. The Highlands Campus, on 228 acres (0.92 km2), is located two miles (3 km) south of Avon Park, Florida. It is bounded on the north by Lake Lelia, to the south by Lake Glenada, and to the west by U.S. Highway 27. SFCC is a public college offering associate degrees in more than 60 fields of study. The college also offers selected bachelor's and master's degrees and a doctoral degree in partnership with four-year colleges and universities. Specialized courses are geared for adult education needs and course work is offered through a mix of traditional classroom and distance learning instructional modalities. An athletic program fields teams in volleyball, softball, and baseball.

This college is oriented toward educating and training the citizens of its area for jobs in great demand in the area. It has course offerings in a variety of subjects, including corrections, law enforcement, nursing and other health fields, and the citrus industry.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $11,267.00 avg tuition

600 W College Dr
Avon Park, FL 33825-9356
(863) 453-6661

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Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
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Scholarships for Students in Florida

Name Amount Deadline
African-American / Willie J. Dennard, Jr. Scholarship Varies Varies
Avon Park Board of Realtors Scholarship Varies Varies
Avon Park Breakfast Rotary Scholarship Varies Varies
Avon Park Professional Firefighters (Local 3132) Scholarship Varies Varies
Avon Park Professional Firefighters (Local 3132) Scholarship Varies Varies
Robert J. and Jane H. Barben Family Scholarship Varies Varies
Benjamin/Brown/Maxwell/AITF Scholarship Varies Varies
George S. Buck Endowment Varies Varies
Patrick and Mercedes Carruthers African-American Scholarship Varies Varies
Thomas P. Clinard Nursing Endowment Varies Varies
Catherine P. Cornelius Endowment Varies Varies
James Fentress Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
General Nursing Endowment - South Florida Community College Varies Varies
Gloria and Joe L. Davis Take Stock in Children Endowment Varies Varies
Bill Jarrett Automotive Scholarship Varies Varies
Frances and Richard Knapp Endowment Varies Varies
Fred E. Pennell Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Sachsenmaier Agriculture Scholarship Varies Varies
SFCC Artist Series Music Scholarship Varies Varies
SFCC Artist Series Music Scholarship Varies Varies
Suntrust Scholarship - South Florida Community College Varies Varies
Sebring Optimist Club - Vocational Scholarship Varies Varies
West Coast District Dental Association Scholarship Varies Varies
AAUW 2nd Chance Book Scholarship Varies Varies
C. Elton and Norma D. Crews Scholarship Varies Varies
Hibiscus Garden Club Scholarship Varies Varies
Joseph E. Johnston / Bette L. McDearman Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Betty B. Wild Scholarship Varies Varies
Barbara J. Kurtz Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Phi Theta Kappa Endowment Varies Varies
Edward K. Roberts Honors Program Varies Varies
George W. Smoot and Louise O'Neal Smoot Endowment Varies Varies
George W. Smoot and Louise O'Neal Smoot Endowment Varies Varies
SFCC Board of Trustee Honor Scholarship Award Varies Varies
Hanford D. Brace, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Hanford D. Brace, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Joy S.Y. Chen Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Hazel and Chester Conerly Scholarship Varies Varies
Charles and Tami Cullens Endowment Varies Varies
Ben Hill Griffin Inc., Cinco de Mayo Scholarship Varies Varies
Zenon C.R. Hansen Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Zenon C.R. Hansen Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Zenon C.R. Hansen Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Highlands Independent Bank Citrus Agriculture Scholarship Varies Varies
Pushpaben M. Joshi Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
A. Harrison Kosove Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Lake Placid Noon Rotary Club Endowment Varies Varies
Larry Macbeth Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Justin N. Patel Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Vinod C. Thakkar Nursing Scholarship Varies Varies
Progress Energy / Florida Power Electrical Lineman Scholarship Varies Varies
Snyder / Singletary Scholarship Varies Varies
Avon Park High School JROTC Scholarship Varies Varies
Avon Park Noon Rotary Music Scholarship Varies Varies
Bank of America Dream Makers Scholarship - South Florida CC Varies Varies
Sebring Noon Rotary Club Education Scholarship Varies Varies
Bill Blanding Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Brain Bowl Scholarship - South Florida Community College Varies Varies
Miriah Brenner Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Joe L. and Pat Davis Endowment Scholarship Varies Varies
Steven Martin Durrance Scholarship Varies Varies
Forty and Eight Nursing Scholarship Varies Varies
Peace River Electric Cooperative Scholarship Varies Varies
Dr Harold E. Henderson Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Sebring Sunrise Rotary Club Scholarship Varies Varies
South Florida Community College Career Employees Council Scholarship Varies Varies
South Florida Community College Career Employees Council Scholarship Varies Varies
Wauchual Women's Club Scholarship Varies Varies
Military Officers Association of America JROTC Scholarship - SFCC Varies Varies