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University of Central Florida, commonly referred to as UCF, is a metropolitan public research university located in Orlando, Florida, United States. It is a member institution of the State University System of Florida, and is currently the largest university in the state, and the third-largest university in the United States by enrollment.
The University of Central Florida was founded in 1963 as Florida Technological University with the goal of providing highly-trained personnel to support the Kennedy Space Center, located only 35 miles (56 km) to the east. Although initial enrollment was only 1,948 students, as of 2009, enrollment consists of a 53,644 member student body representing over 140 countries, all 50 states and the District of Columbia.[
The Center for Multilingual Multicultural Studies (CMMS) provides high quality English language programs for international students and professionals, offers services that enhance research and instruction in language learning, and coordinates cultural programs that contribute to multicultural awareness and education at a global scale.
Intensive English Program.The courses in the Intensive English Program provide the students with language skills needed to perform well in colleges and universities in the United States. English is offered at the beginning, intermediate, high intermediate, and advanced levels. Instruction is skills-based, and core courses include reading, writing, grammar, listening and speaking. Additional courses in TOEFL preparation, oral presentations, business English, and other English language skills are available. Students take a placement test at the beginning of each term. Once placed in the appropriate level, students are engaged in learning using a communicative approach. Students have many opportunities to practice the English language, and their instructors assess their proficiency through many effective means.
Three 14 week sessions of intensive English are offered at beginning, intermediate, high intermediate, and advanced levels. Students study for 23 hours per week, from Monday through Friday. Extra curricular activities are offered for the students enhance their English studies by giving them opportunities to practice the language. Students have access to a multimedia lab to complement their classroom instruction. Classes are limited to no more than 15 students to provide the best learning environment.
14 Week Session: 1 Course = $670.00
7 Week Session: 1 Course = $390.00