About Valencia College
Valencia College is a public college in Orlando, Florida. It was founded in 1967 as Valencia Junior College, taking the name Valencia Community College in 1971. In December 2010, Valencia's Board of Trustees voted to change the name to Valencia College because the academic scope of the school had expanded to include bachelor's degrees. Valencia has several campus locations in Orlando with additional campus locations in Winter Park and Kissimmee.
- Offers certificate, bachelor's, and associate degrees
- 37,954 students
- 0.11 faculty staff per student
Notable programs at Valencia College
The most popular degrees are Marketing, Electronics Engineering Technology, Baking and Pastry Arts, Hospitality Management, Broadcast Technology, Broadcast Journalism, Animation, and Information Technology.
Tuition and costs
In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Valencia College was $9,383, while for in-state students it was $2,474. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $6,204.
The average financial aid at Valencia College is $4,445. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $4,938 for undergraduate tuition on average.
Financial aid available at Valencia College
43% of undergraduate students at Valencia College received grants or loans in 2017.
The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.
Average student living expenses at Valencia College
The average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,266.