For more information contact Student Services
(941) 924-1365 x62283
(941) 257-2252 x20403 (North Port)

  1. Call to schedule an appointment to meet with a guidance counselor to discuss information about Suncoast Technical College programs, services, costs, and financial aid.
  2. Complete a Suncoast Technical College application. Programs leading to licensure and certification require additional information.
  3. Pay the application fee.
  4. Take the TABE (Test of Adult Basic Education).
    *Criminal Justice Academy applicants must be at least 19 years of age and take the CJBAT/FBAT.
  5. Meet with a guidance counselor to review test results, receive information on specific programs,
    and enroll in your selected program.

    Some programs require additional fees for background checks.