Tampa Bay to offer the first and only bilingual accelerated and higher education in the United States
Tampa, Florida - Following the vision of raising the educational level of Hispanics in the United States, Dr. Joseph F. Mendez, president of the University System Ana G. Méndez (SUAGM), announced the opening of a new campus in the city of Tampa, Florida. The SUAGM comes to Tampa Bay to offer the first and only bilingual accelerated and higher education in the United States. Named as Tampa Bay Campus, this new center will initially offer baccalaureate degrees (bachelor) and master (post degree) in the form of accelerated and bilingual studies registered in the United States under the name "Discipline-Based Dual Language Immersion Model ®."
the third university based on SUAGM set in Florida where he also has the
Metro Orlando Campus and the South Florida Campus. "We have a genuine
commitment to serve the needs of Hispanics and prepare highly qualified
professionals with full command of English and Spanish, as required by
private companies and government agencies," said Mendez.
activity was attended
by Mr. Santiago Corrada, representing the mayor of the city of Tampa,
Tony Morejon, officer in charge of Hispanic affairs of the Board of
Commissioners of Hillsborough County, Digna Alvarez, representing State
Bill Nelson, as
well as representatives of various community organizations and
executives SUAGM. The SUAGM has been a
leader in Puerto Rico in providing accelerated study programs for adults
(known as the NOW program), which was developed in conjunction with
Regis University in Colorado. The program now gives you
the opportunity to validate all students college credit in the United
States and Latin America, and validate foreign titles for you to
complete your degree rapidly.
Sobre la Igualdad de oportunidades en el SUAGM: Esta institución no excluye de participación ni niega beneficios ni discrimina contra ninguna persona por razón de raza, sexo, edad, color, nacimiento, origen o condición social, impedimento físico o mental o por ideas políticas, religiosas, sociales o sindicales.