2018 – 2019 SBW Business of the Year
State Fair Community College
Carol Sawyer, Chair of the Business of the Year committee presented the 2018 Business of the Year award to State Fair Community College.
On September 16, 2018, SFCC celebrated the 50th Anniversary of welcoming its first 436 students to the newly formed community college in Sedalia.
During its 50-year history, SFCC has changed the lives of thousands of students and their families by providing affordable, high quality academic and technical programs that led to university transfer and/or rewarding careers. Today SFCC serves more than 12,000 students through its sites in Sedalia, Warsaw, Lake of the Ozarks, Eldon, Clinton, Whiteman Air Force Base, Boonville, and online.
SFCC is a significant contributor to the economic vitality of Sedalia and the 14-county region it serves with an annual economic impact of $132.5 million through operations, employment of 500 faculty and staff, student spending and alumni impact. The overall added income created by SFCC and its students supported supported 2,922 jobs. It serves more than 65 companies annually offering workforce training solutions for businesses and industry through Missouri Works Customized Training agents, Small Business & Technology Development Center training, commercial driving academy and other SFCC LearningForce programs.
The college also enriches our community with outstanding theatre, music and arts programs and performances through the internationally acclaimed Daum Museum of Contemporary Arts.
Business of the Year Application can be found on the Resources page