Why Valencia College
The Valencia College Difference
Valencia College is recognized as one of the best colleges in the nation – as the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. At Valencia College, 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 class sizes, 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. 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.
The college offers more than
60 groups, clubs and organizations.
Take classes in the day, at night or on the weekend.
DirectConnect® to UCF
This program guarantees Valencia College graduates admission and a smooth transition to UCF.
Valencia College has the lowest tuition and fees out of Central Florida’s state colleges.
Valencia College offers six bachelor’s degree programs in high-demand areas.
Our A.S. grads have a 96 percent placement rate, with an average annual salary of about $41,000.