|After you have submitted the above listed required documents and have been accepted for admission, you will be sent a letter of acceptance. If you are seeking an Associate in Arts Degree (AA) or an Associate in Science Degree (AS) two-year degree, you will be sent an I-20 from CF, and you will need to complete the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) application process. You must take the I-20 and the receipt form the Department of Homeland Security payment to the embassy to request a student visa (F-1). Upon your arrival on campus, please stop by the International Student Service Office in Building 5, Room 205F with your immigration documents and proof of insurance.|
CF has an Intensive English as Second Language (ESL) Program to serve the needs of international Students. CF does not require a TOEFL for international student admission.++ All new students must take the state of Florida Computerized Placement Test (CPT) to establish their English and mathematics proficiency. After the placement testing, each international student will meet with the director of the English as a Second Language program and the academic advisor for registration in the appropriate courses. Students whose test results show skills adequate for college work will be eligible for college level degree course work. CF offers four levels of intensive English to better serve international students.
++(If you have a TOEFL*, IELTS**, or STEP/EIKEN*** score (no older than 12 months), students will be able to enter directly into college level degree course work with the following scores: TOEFL (61 ITB; 173 computer based; 500 paper based); IELTS (5.5 or above) and STEP/EIKEN (Grade 2A or above). These test scores will only be accepted before students begin coursework at CF. New international students presenting one of the test scores above will still be required to take the CPT to assess mathematics proficiency.
CF offers campus housing at College Square Residence Center. To secure housing, you must complete a separate housing application. To download a College Square Rental Application and Resident Matching Form, please go to the Web site: www.cf.edu/foundation/square. At this link you may also click on the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) link which provides more information. At this site, you may click on the corresponding flag icons to read the FAQs in Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.
Important Things to Know: Information about enrollment, passport validity, employment, and transferring schools.
Immigration Regulations: Please check out this list of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) regulations.
For more information, please contact the International Student Service Office.
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