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About University of Central Florida
Located in Orlando, Florida, University Of Central Florida was founded in 1963 and is the second largest university in America. Ranked as America's one of the 'most innovative' universities in the U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges 2016 guide rankings. 210 degree programs are offered from UCF's main campus, hospitality campus, health sciences campus and its 10 regional locations. Being an academic, partnership and research leader in various fields like optics, modeling and simulation, engineering and computer science, business administration, education, the sciences including biomedical sciences, hospitality management and digital media, UCF has been classified as an R1 Doctoral University. Idiosyncratic programs broaden knowledge beyond the classroom and include leadership programs, cooperative education, mentorships, and internships, service learning and paid research positions.
Why University of Central Florida
UCF Colleges: At UCF, the students can choose the program of their interests from more than 200 majors. There are 13 colleges of UCF:-
- College of Arts and Humanities
- The Burnett Honors College
- College of Business Administration
- College of Education and Human Performance
- College of Engineering and Computer Science
- College of Graduate Studies
- College of Health and Public Affairs
- College of Medicine
- College of Nursing
- College of Optics and Photonics
- Rosen College of Hospitality Management
- Undergraduate Studies
- College of Sciences
a full-service health clinic with on-site professionals, X-ray capabilities, dental services, a pharmacy, a medical laboratory and physical therapy services is available on the campus for the welfare of the students. Student Union: computer labs, study lounges, ballrooms and meeting rooms, popular eating establishments and a small shopping mall is accessible to the students.
Assistance to International Students:
international students are provided assistance by the International Affairs and Global Strategies (IAGS). This body provides the students with facilities like the English language institute (ELI) and Student Study Abroad & Exchange Programs.
Student Government Association:
UCF has Student Government Association (SGA) which comprises of student leaders who are dedicated to represent the active student body. Office of Student Involvement: To foster relationships between students, their communities and their academic endeavors, the office of student Involvement is devised. Other kinds of organizations for the students are the Multicultural Student Center, the Campus Activities Board and Volunteer UCF.