Valencia College is actively seeking international students. Fill out this form to send your information directly to their international admissions coordinator.
Valencia is a premier learning college that transforms lives, strengthens community, and inspires individuals to excellence.
Valencia provides opportunities for academic, technical and life-long learning in a collaborative culture dedicated to inquiry, results and excellence.
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As the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, Valencia is recognized as one of the best colleges in the nation. At Valencia, you’ll get a quality education at a price you can afford. We offer the same education as a state university, only at about half the cost. And, with smaller campuses and classes, you’ll get more support along the way. You’ll also have the flexibility to take classes when and where you want—day, night or weekend at any of our five campuses, or online. And, Flex Start courses are starting all the time. Then, when you’re finished, you’ll be ready to go straight into a high-skill, high-wage job or transfer to a four-year university as a junior with guaranteed admission.
Valencia offers plenty of opportunities to meet other students, make friends and get involved on campus. So, join in and make the most of your college experience.
Valencia offers more than 60 groups, clubs and organizations, including clubs for movie, book, art and animal lovers, clubs for African-American, Latino, Caribbean and Muslim students, career interest groups, student government and Valencia Volunteers. We also offer intramural sports and campus fitness centers for aspiring athletes and those who just want to stay in shape.
From film festivals to music and dance concerts, plays, guest speakers and cultural events, there’s always something happening on Valencia’s campuses. The biggest student event is Spirit Day, a festival held each fall. A long-standing tradition, this fun-filled event features music, food, games and contests.
Year-round sunshine, local theme parks and nearby beaches have made Central Florida a vacation destination—and a great place to live. In addition to nearby theme parks, shopping and restaurants, Valencia students can take advantage of downtown Orlando’s unique arts venues and music scene. Sports fanatics can cheer on the UCF Knights at their new football stadium nearby the East Campus or catch a Magic game at the Amway arena in downtown Orlando.
Valencia’s study abroad program prepares students to live, work, and collaborate effectively in a global community by providing learning experiences that promote an understanding of cultural diversity, increase language acquisition and fluency, and develop intercultural competency.
Even before you become a Valencia student, the Answer Center is there for you. It should be your first stop for questions about admissions, residency and financial aid.
Even before you become a Valencia student, the Answer Center is there for you. It should be your first stop for questions about admissions, residency and financial aid. The Answer Center has locations on every Valencia campus and provides help on a walk-in basis.
This course is a great elective for new students looking to gain some college survival skills. You’ll help develop techniques for time management, studying, taking tests, setting educational and career goals, and using Valencia resources.
Valencia has a library on each campus, offering a wide variety of educational resources – from books and periodicals to eBooks, CDs and videos. The libraries also provide computer workstations for accessing the Internet and over 140 online databases. Librarians and other qualified staff are available to help you with research, reference documentation, interlibrary loans, and learning technologies.
Academic advisors and counselors are available to assist with career and educational planning, academic and personal challenges, transferring to a university and more. Current Valencia students can get help on a walk-in basis at any Student Services office. In addition, A.S. and A.A.S. students will be assigned to a Career Program Advisor who can provide program-specific academic advising.
In addition to free Wi-Fi and campus computer labs, Valencia offers a host of online services through Atlas, our online learning community. You’ll receive your own Atlas account where you can check email, register for classes, access admissions and financial aid records, and connect to educational and career planning resources.
Located on each campus, the Career Centers are available to assist you with making career decisions, setting career goals, writing résumés and cover letters, and interviewing techniques. We also offer assessments, internship opportunities, recruitment fairs and job-search tools to help you explore your options.
Free tutoring services are available for all subject areas. With group and one-on-one tutoring options, you can get the academic assistance you need, no matter your learning style. Math, reading and writing support is available on all campuses, while offerings for other subjects vary from campus to campus.
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|Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping|
|Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician|
|Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef|
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other|
|Business Administration and Management, General|
|Cinematography and Film/Video Production|
|Civil Engineering Technology/Technician|
|Commercial and Advertising Art|
|Computer Programming, Specific Applications|
|Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst|
|Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology|
|Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other|
|Construction Engineering Technology/Technician|
|Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration|
|Criminal Justice/Police Science|
|Criminalistics and Criminal Science|
|Culinary Arts/Chef Training|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician|
|Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General|
|Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician|
|Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)|
|Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary|
|Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician|
|Hospitality Administration/Management, General|
|Landscaping and Groundskeeping|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies|
|Management Information Systems, General|
|Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography|
|Mathematics and Statistics|
|Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist|
|Network and System Administration/Administrator|
|Operations Management and Supervision|
|Political Science and Government, General|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse|
|Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist|
|Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager|
|Restaurant/Food Services Management|
|Social Sciences, General|
|Visual and Performing Arts, Other|
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