PATHWAY PROGRAMS

UCF Global Pathway Programs combine intensive English studies with undergraduate courses, providing access for students planning to pursue a degree at UCF.

OUR PROGRAMS

UCF Global Pathway Programs offer immersive English-language learning while completing undergraduate courses. Our personalized university experience provides coursework tailored to students based on their area of study and priority access to academic courses with dedicated sections. We are here to help students adjust to life in the U.S. with academic tutoring, career and personal support from trained advisors, and cultural events.

We offer three unique programs designed to cater to our student’s individual skill sets and help them reach their fullest potential. A placement test will determine which level is best suited for each student.

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UCF GLOBAL ACHIEVEMENT ACADEMY III
THREE TERM

RECOMMENDED FOR
Intensive English-language learning
while completing academic courses

LENGTH
3 terms (12 months)

MINIMUM GPA REQUIRED
2.5

EXPECTED CREDITS AT COMPLETION
30

ENGLISH SKILL REQUIRED
Moderate

PROGRAM COST
$25,500

UCF GLOBAL ACHIEVEMENT ACADEMY II
TWO TERM

RECOMMENDED FOR
Students who want some English-language
support
while completing academic courses

LENGTH
2 terms (9 months)

MINIMUM GPA REQUIRED
2.5

EXPECTED CREDITS AT COMPLETION
24

ENGLISH SKILL REQUIRED
Intermediate

PROGRAM COST
$17,000

UCF GLOBAL ACHIEVEMENT ACADEMY UI
UNIVERSITY INTEGRATION

RECOMMENDED FOR
High-achieving students seeking assistance
with academic and cultural transition

LENGTH
2 terms (9 months)

MINIMUM GPA REQUIRED
2.5

EXPECTED CREDITS AT COMPLETION
21

ENGLISH SKILL REQUIRED
Advanced

PROGRAM COST
$17,000

IN NEED OF ADDITIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE COURSES?

Some international students may need additional English language courses before meeting the requirements for the UCF Global Achievement Academy III. Enroll in our pre-sessional English-language program, UGAA Prep. Tuition and fees per semester are $6,950. Once students successfully meet the requirements of the UGAA Prep program, they will progress into and pay in full the tuition and fees for the UCF Global Achievement Academy III.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE
Program Duration

Students will enroll in undergraduate academic classes from their first semester working towards at least 21 academic credits. These courses will assist students in meeting general education and major-specific requirements, while improving their English language skills.

Upon successful completion of any of our pathway programs and an ACT exam, students are eligible for admission as transfer students to more than 200 bachelor programs offered at UCF.

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ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

ADMISSION DOCUMENTS

  • Copy of Passport
  • Copy of Financial Support Documents
  • Copy of International Secondary School Credentials

Original documents must be provided upon arrival.

PROGRAM COST

$8,500.00 – Price per university semester covering tuition, fees, and academic support services. An Application fee is required.

CALENDAR AND SCHEDULE

FALL

  • AUGUST to DECEMBER

SPRING

  • JANUARY to MAY

SUMMER

  • MAY to JULY

Individual class schedule will vary depending on undergraduate courses taken.

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