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New Student Orientation

Once you have been accepted and have your MySeminoleState account, your next step is to take the New Student Orientation.

Seminole State is one of the largest producers of two-year degrees in the nation. One of the big benefits of earning your degree from Seminole State is that you can take your first two years of college close to home and then, once you earn your Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree, transfer to the college or university of your choice to complete your bachelor's degree.

Here is an overview of some of the transfer programs available for Seminole State two-year grads.

DirectConnect to UCF

Direct Connect to UCFNearly 10,000 current Seminole State students benefit from DirectConnect to UCF, a program that provides guaranteed access* to the University of Central Florida. All Seminole State students and alumni who obtain, or have previously obtained, an A.A. (or an A.S. degree from 2000 or later) qualify for DirectConnect to UCF.

DirectConnect to UCF offers:

  • Hassle-free admissions to UCF
  • Advising from UCF advisors
  • Small class sizes
  • Better student/faculty interaction
  • Preferential and concurrent admission to select UCF programs

For more information, visit the DirectConnect to UCF Frequently Asked Questions page.

Transfer to a state university

The State of Florida guarantees that students who complete their A.A. degree from Seminole State can enroll in and earn a bachelor’s degree from one of Florida's 12 state universities. This approach to earning a four-year degree is commonly referred to as the 2+2 system. Check with an academic advisor and review the online catalog of the university you plan to attend to make sure you stay on track.

Other options

  • Through statewide agreements, once your earn your A.A. or A.S. degree, you can continue your studies as a junior at one of Florida's private colleges and universities.
  • Since Seminole State is regionally accredited, most courses will transfer to colleges and universities across the United States.
  • If you are seeking to transfer to a college or university outside of the Florida State system, it is best to visit that institution’s admissions website or contact their admissions department. Each institution has its own procedure in place for transfer students to follow.

For more information, please visit the articulation home page.

* Consistent with university policy. Limited- and restricted-access programs may require an additional admission process.

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