University of South Florida – Main Campus: Ranking & Review

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University of South Florida - Main Campus Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate45%45%46%
Applicants31,94412,94718,995
Admissions14,4905,8258,665
Enrolled undergraduates4,1651,7792,386
Enrolled total (including graduate students)43,54019,74523,795

22,876 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

5,436 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $30. Application fee for graduates - $30.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores2,454
Percent of students submitting SAT scores59%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
615
Math
615

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,711
Percent of students submitting ACT scores41%
ACT Composite
26
ACT English
26
ACT Math
25

University of South Florida - Main Campus Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $21,410 $32,324
Off-campus $21,410 $32,324
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,700 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of South Florida - Main Campus provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 5,566 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $4,559 $15,473
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,851 $1,851
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $211 $575
Tuition for Full-time graduates $8,350 $19,048
Fees for full-time graduates $2,078 $2,078
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $431 $877

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs 1,770 694 423 2,887
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1,266 349 10 1,625
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 949 381 40 1,370
Engineering 530 353 50 933
Social Sciences 841 62 26 929
Education 336 277 64 677
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 325 190 8 523
Psychology 457 37 22 516
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 469 13 6 488
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 232 219 451
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 182 170 4 356
Visual and Performing Arts 165 36 2 203
Physical Sciences 124 32 40 196
English Language and Literature & Letters 159 22 10 191
Natural Resources and Conservation 129 16 145
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 131 131
Mathematics and Statistics 75 21 11 107
History 88 10 1 99
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 37 56 5 98
Library Science 81 81
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 49 30 79
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 78 78
Philosophy and Religious Studies 40 9 7 56
Architecture and Related Services 55 55
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 37 37
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 12 16 28
Grand Total3258,1003,19372112,339

A total of 8,425 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of South Florida - Main Campus.

At the master's and doctor's level 3,914 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate71%67%74%
  • Full-time retention rate - 90%
  • Part-time retention rate - 77%

General info

Alternative namesUSF
USF Tampa Campus
USF Tampa
USF Main Campus
Founded1956
MottoTruth and Wisdom
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsgreen, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff7,614
Instructional FTE1,988
Research FTE371
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.usf.edu
Address4202 East Fowler Ave
Tampa, Florida, 33620-9951
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone8139742011
Fax+1 (813) 974 9689

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