University of South Florida - St Petersburg Rankings

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In the World#3290 of 14178
In North America#966 of 2629
In the United States#893 of 2528
In Florida#27 of 111
In Saint Petersburg#2 of 2

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Acceptance rate
27%
Average SAT
1208
Average ACT
27
Aid receiving
85%
Undergraduates
3,893
Graduates
555
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
usfsp.edu

University of South Florida - St Petersburg Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate27%25%29%
Applicants3,3961,1592,237
Admissions930289641
Freshmen enrolled full time31498216
Freshmen enrolled part time33

2,149 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

805 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
227 or 72%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1140
or below

75% of them
had 1275
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in University of South Florida - St Petersburg are 1140-1275 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
90 or 28%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 24
or below

75% of them
had 29
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in University of South Florida - St Petersburg are 24-29 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
TOEFL Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White2820 (63%)
Hispanic766 (17%)
Black or African American329 (7%)
Asian177 (4%)
Two or more races156 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown141 (3%)
Nonresident Alien38 (0.9%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander7 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native7 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$9,152
Students receiving aid
85%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$4,206$8,350
Tuition in-state$4,206$8,350
Tuition out-of-state$15,121$19,048
Fee in-district$1,615$1,876
Fee in-state$1,615$1,876
Fee out-of-state$1,615$1,876

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity614
Combined charge for room and board$11,836
Room charge$7,878
Meal charge$3,958

University of South Florida - St Petersburg Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General61108
Biology & Biological Sciences, General125
Psychology, General1139
Accounting7324
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies605
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels62
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General58
Mass Communication & Media Studies51
Marketing & Marketing Management, General48
Finance, General46
Criminology44
English Language and Literature, General32
Environmental Science245
Economics, General27
Political Science and Government, General24
Management Information Systems, General23
Graphic Design19
Social Sciences, General18
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies18
Elementary Education and Teaching17
Educational Leadership and Administration, General17
History, General16
Geography12
Anthropology12
Journalism, Other11
International Business & Trade & Commerce10
English & Language Arts Teacher Education9
Business & Managerial Economics6
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General6
Journalism5
Reading Teacher Education4
Special Education and Teaching, General4
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching2
Conservation Biology1
Grand Total60928221
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate44%45%43%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 62%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,762
Citations
123,737

Publication count by topic

Biology
458
Environmental science
416
Geology
409
Psychology
333
Medicine
217
Chemistry
144
Geography
98
Computer science
94
Business
91
Sociology
85
Political science
77
Economics
51
Engineering
41
Mathematics
33
Physics
32
Art
22
Materials science
22
History
12
Philosophy
5

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology35120,600
Environmental science35822,951
History574391
Geography6404,349
Business7396,694
Political science1010974
Biology108826,826
Sociology11761,401
Psychology12347,597
Chemistry152012,313
Medicine16536,303
Physics17011,818
Economics1729882
Art189213
Computer science20772,265
Engineering2364689
Mathematics2493903
Materials science3309507

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199038529
199135626
199221698
199335769
199420805
199524845
199636870
199750999
1998261018
1999301208
2000431529
2001441658
2002371840
2003692177
2004822515
2005832649
2006893240
2007973800
2008884117
2009874606
2010934872
20111035638
20121076311
20131257715
20141247628
20151458019
20161307747
20171237931
20181447056
20191758691
20201579534

General info

Alternative namesUSF St. Petersburg
University of South Florida St. Petersburg
USF SP
University of South Florida - St.Pete
WikipediaUniversity of South Florida St. Petersburg
Total FTE staff533
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address140 Seventh Ave S.
St. Petersburg, Florida, 33701-9807
United States
City population254,000
Phone7278734873