Degree Pathways

Whether you need to improve your English language skills first, or are ready to start one of our degree programs, Valencia College provides an excellent pathway to a bachelor’s degree. Our two-year associate degrees fulfill the first half of a bachelor’s degree, but for about half the cost. With the Associate in Arts (A.A.), you will even have guaranteed transfer to one of Florida’s 12 public universities, including the University of Central Florida in Orlando.

Pathway To a Bachelor's Degree

Intensive English Program at Valencia

Improve your English language skills quickly. There are nine course levels, from beginner to advanced, with start dates every two weeks. Most international students will complete 16 weeks of IEP before transferring to the Associate degree program.

Associate Degree at Valencia (2 Years)

  • The Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree fulfills the first two years of a bachelor’s degree.
  • The Associate in Science (A.S.) degree prepares you to enter directly into a specialized career field.

Bachelor’s Degree at a University (2 Years)

  • Guaranteed transfer to one of Florida’s 12 public universities
  • Guaranteed transfer to the University of Central Florida in Orlando
  • Or, get your Bachelor’s degree available from Valencia College with the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology, the Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) in Computing Technology and Software Development, or the Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) in Business and Organizational Leadership.

Find out which degree option will best help you meet your academic and career goals.