Valencia College located in Orlando, Florida primarily offers associate degrees, which fulfill the first two years of a bachelor’s degree and provide university transfer. We have more than 100 programs of study available, including an honors program. With more than 100 countries represented on our campuses, we welcome students from all over the world.
We provide on-campus housing in partnership with University of Central Florida at our Downtown campus. We offer merit based scholarships Global Achievers Awards—ranging from $500-$2,500 USD. Moreover, students can apply for a linkage scholarship between Florida and the West African nations, which offers out-of-state tuition waivers through the Florida/West Africa Linkage Institute.
Upon completion of the associate degree, admission is guaranteed to one of Florida’s twelve state universities (including the University of Florida, Florida State University and the University of South Florida). Valencia College has transfer agreements with many private universities and a distinctive DirectConnect™ program with guaranteed* access to the University of Central Florida (*consistent with university policy).