• 2023-2024
    Program Start Dates

     *Costs shown are 'all-inclusive' (tuition, uniform, supplies, and/or textbooks) estimations that are subject to change.
    Detailed breakdown of costs (a.k.a. Program Fee Sheets) are located on program specific pages.

     **Title IV Eligible at Select Locations  
    SRQ=Sarasota Campus / NP=North Port Branch

Business & IT Program Start Dates

Program Name Length/*Cost Day/Time Start Date (SRQ) Start Date (NP) Title IV Eligible
.NET Application Development and Programming (FULL & PART-TIME) 10 months FT; 20 months PT / $4,306 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) FT; 7:45am-10:45am (M-F) or 11:15am-2:15pm (M-F) PT August 2023 N/A **
Accounting Operations (FULL-TIME) 9 months / $5,682 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 August 2023 **
Accounting Operations (PART-TIME) 18 months / $5,682 7:45am-10:45am (M-F); 11:15am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 August 2023 **
Business Management and Analysis (FULL-TIME) 9 months / $5,390 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 August 2023 **
Business Management and Analysis (PART-TIME) 18 months / $5,390 7:45am-10:45am (M-F); 11:15am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 August 2023 **
Computer Systems & Information Technology (CSIT) (FULL-TIME) 9 months / $3,729 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Digital Design (FULL-TIME) 12 months / $5,371 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Digital Video Technology (FULL-TIME) 9 months / $4,798 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Medical Administrative Specialist (FULL-TIME) 10 months / $5,213 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 August 2023 **
Medical Administrative Specialist (PART-TIME) 21 months / $5,213 7:45am-10:45am (M-F); 11:15am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 August 2023 **

Criminal Justice Academy Program Start Dates

Program Name Length/*Cost Day/Time Start Date (SRQ) Start Date (NP) Title IV Eligible
Correctional Officer (BRTP) (FULL-TIME) 11 weeks / $3,428 8:00am-4:30pm (M-F) 01/10/2024 N/A N/A
Crossover (Correctional Officer to Law Enforcement) (FULL-TIME) 13 weeks / $2,918 8:00am-4:30pm (M-F) 01/08/2024 N/A N/A
FL Law Enforcement Academy (FULL-TIME) 5 months / $4,891 8:00am-4:30pm (M-F) 01/08/2024 N/A N/A

Health & Public Service Program Start Dates

Program Name Length/*Cost Day/Time Start Date (SRQ) Start Date (NP) Title IV Eligible
Emergency Medical Technician (ATD) (PART-TIME) 5 months / $3,087 5:00pm-9:00pm (M-Th) January 10, 2024 January 10, 2024 N/A
Firefighter (PART-TIME EVENINGS) 5 months / $5,949 6:00pm-10:00pm (M-Th); 8:30am-5:30pm (Sa) January 8, 2024 N/A N/A
Firefighter (FULL-TIME DAYS) 4 months / $5,949 8:30am-5:30pm (M-F) February 5, 2024 N/A N/A
Firefighter/EMT Combined (PART-TIME) 10 months / $8,771 5:00pm-9:00pm (M-Th) @SRQ; 6:00pm-10:00pm (M-Th) @NP January 10, 2024 January 10, 2024 **
Nursing Assistant (LTC) ---SMH Sponsored--- (FULL-TIME) 5 weeks / $1,225 7:30am-2:30pm (M-F) October 2, 2023: Program FULL/Registration CLOSED; January 16, 2024; May 18, 2024 N/A N/A
Paramedic (ATD) (PART-TIME) 13 months / $7,441 8:00am-5:00pm (2 days/wk) SCFD B-Shift w/ extra day A-shift January 9, 2024: Program FULL/Registration CLOSED N/A **
Practical Nursing (FULL-TIME) 12 months / $8,104 7:30am-2:30pm (M-F) February 5, 2024 February 5, 2024 **
Surgical Technology (FULL-TIME) 12 months / $8,086 7:30am-2:30pm (M-F) February 5, 2024 N/A **

Hospitality Program Start Dates

Program Name Length/*Cost Day/Time Start Date (SRQ) Start Date (NP) Title IV Eligible
Cosmetology (FULL-TIME) 11 months / $6,129 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Facials Specialty (PART-TIME DAYS) 3 months / $2,008 (not including textbook(s), supplies & uniform) 8:30am-3:30pm (M-W) October 10, 2023 N/A N/A
Facials Specialty (PART-TIME EVENINGS) 3 months / $2,008 (not including textbook(s), supplies & uniform) N/A N/A N/A N/A
Professional Culinary Arts & Hospitality (FULL-TIME) 10 months / $6,172 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 August 2023 **

Industrial Technologies Program Start Dates

Program Name Length/*Cost Day/Time Start Date (SRQ) Start Date (NP) Title IV Eligible
Automotive Service Technology (FULL-TIME) 15 months (approximately) / $9,792 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Building Trades and Construction Design Technology (FULL-TIME) 9 months / $6,762 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Carpentry (FULL-TIME) 12 months / $5,890 / NOTE: Course breaks for summer and resumes in the fall 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) N/A August 2023 **
Computer-Aided Drawing and Modeling (FULL-TIME) 12 months / $4,584 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Electricity (FULL-TIME) 13 months / $5,958 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 August 2023 **
Heating, Ventilation, AC/Refrigeration (HVAC/R) 1 (FULL-TIME) 7 months / $5,151 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Industrial Machinery Maintenance and Repair (FULL-TIME) 12 months / $6,123 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) N/A August 2023 **
Machining Technologies (FULL-TIME) 11 months / $6,159 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Marine Service Technologies (FULL-TIME) 12 months / $9,684 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **
Plumbing (FULL-TIME) 9 months / $5,784 7:45am-2:15pm (M-F) August 2023 N/A **