J Exchange Visitors Program

Valencia's International College Program with Academic Training
at the Walt Disney World © Resort

Valencia College offers a six-month study abroad program that combines academic coursework at Valencia with a real-world training experience at the Walt Disney World Resort.  The program is designed for students in the following majors: hospitality, tourism, business, hotel/restaurant management, attractions and operations, leisure and recreation, and communications.

Participants in this program will have the opportunity to  learn how businesses operate in the United States, gain real-world experience working for a world-renowned entertainment company (valuable on any CV), and make friends from around the world.  Valencia will provide opportunities for students to participate in local field trips and cultural immersion excursions to learn about American culture. 

Students live in company-sponsored, fully furnished apartments with two, three, or four bedrooms near the Walt Disney World Resort.

Students can also come as degree-seeking students or as a nondegree-seeking students as part of a Student Exchange Program.