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Department of Business

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Business A.S. Degrees and Certificates


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Accounting [2005, 3001]

Gain skills and understanding of the financial aspects of a business, effective business presentations and communications, and computerized business and accounting applications.

A.S. Degree, Certificate

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Business Administration and
Management, Articulated [1706]

A specialized A.S. degree allowing students to continue into the Four Year (B.A.S.) Programs of study in Business here at SCF or transferring their core business studies to another college or university.

A.S. Degree, Articulates to B.S. Degree

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Entrepreneurship [2043, 3023]

This program prepares students to open, manage and market their own small business. The program also prepares students to work as managers in a small to medium business.

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Management [2006, 3010]

This coursework prepares graduates for immediate employment in small and medium-sized organizations and provides supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in management occupations.

A.S. Degree, Certificate

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Marketing [2007, 3011]

This program trains students for employment in various branches of marketing, including marketing manager, sales representative and retail advertising.

A.S. Degree, Certificate

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Risk Management and
Insurance Services [2046]

This program provides students the opportunity to gain fundamental knowledge and skills in business and the specialty areas of risk management and insurance.

A.S. Degree

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Business Advising


Students planning to pursue an Associate of Science (A.S.) Degree or Certificate are strongly encouraged to meet with the individual program director/manager. Meeting with your program director/manager can ensure proper course selection and program success.

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Department Chair

Dr. Noema "Amy" Santos

Phone: 941-752-5511

Email: santosa@scf.edu

Career and Technical Education Staff

In addition, the following CTE staff are always available for help.

Heather Mills
A.S. Advising

Phone
941-752-5562

Email
millsh@scf.edu

Kristey Richardson
Business and Student Engagement

Phone
941-752-5290

Email
richark@scf.edu

Career Pathways and Articulation


As a Sarasota or Manatee county school student, you may have taken career, technical or academy classes at your high school or technical college. Through a career pathways agreement between SCF and the local school districts, students can receive college credit for the work they’ve completed.

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