Welcome to College of Central Florida!
College of Central Florida is a two-year public college located in sunny Central Florida in the southeastern United States that offers more than 60 academic programs. CF has a student body of 8,000, and a strong faculty with doctoral degrees, including Fulbright scholars.
Special Features for International Students attending CF include:
- A safe community
- Airport Pick-Up (CF is only 70 km from Orlando International airport-MCO)
- International Student Orientation Program
- Lower Cost Tuition
- Intensive ESL program
- Small Class Sizes
- Personal Attention and International Student Office with dedicated staff
- Free tutorial assistance
- International Student academic advisors
- Affordable housing adjacent to campus (no automobile necessary!)
On our 150-acre campus, international students from over 27 countries have access to an ESL program and all research and classroom resources. Housing that is adjacent to the campus offers private rooms with shared facilities, along with a game room, swimming pool and computer lab, and is conveniently located to classrooms, shopping mall, supermarket, banks and movie theaters. The staff and faculty of CF value diversity and are committed to providing all services necessary to help international students succeed. Off-campus entertainment within a short driving distance includes Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, NASA’s John F. Kennedy Space Center and world-class beaches. The mild climate allows students to enjoy outdoor activities year-round.
Between classes, students study outdoors, play intramural Soccer or informal games of football and Frisbee, or visit the campus art gallery. CF also has the Appleton Museum of Art with a diverse and world class collection including African, Asian, European, Islamic and Pre-Columbian Art.
The college hosts national and international speakers, including authors, poets, and experts on a variety of subjects to enhance the learning experience. Student groups hold regular events including Club Rush, Health Fair and an International Food Festival. The college also sponsors intercollegiate teams in baseball, softball, and men’s and women’s basketball. Over the past decade our teams have received top 10 national rankings in basketball, baseball and volleyball.