University of Florida

The University of Florida is a comprehensive learning institution built on a land grant foundation. We are The Gator Nation, a diverse community dedicated to excellence in education and research and shaping a better future for Florida, the nation and the world. Our mission is to enable our students to lead and influence the next generation and beyond for economic, cultural and societal benefit.The University of Florida, the state's oldest university, traces its beginnings to 1853. Today, the university has more than 50,000 students and 16 colleges. UF has a 2,000-acre campus and more than 900 buildings on the main campus.Since 1985, UF has been a member of the Association of American Universities, which includes the top 62 public and private institutions in North America. UF is consistently ranked among the nation's top universities: No. 14 in U.S. News & World Report "Top Public Universities" (September 2017).UF is one of only six universities in the country with colleges of medicine, engineering, law, agriculture and veterinary medicine on the same campus.The Milken Institute ranked UF No. 3 on its 2017 list of best universities for technology transfer.UF in 2016 opened the UF Innovation Station in Sarasota County, the first physical extension of UFs Florida Engineering Experiment Station (FLEXStation), affording businesses and entrepreneurs unprecedented access to tech workforce talent, applied research, faculty and intellectual property.More than half of all undergraduate students who start at UF graduate with no student-loan debt.The University of Florida is proud to serve veterans by providing a Collegiate Veterans Success Center, serving as a host site for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs VetSuccess On Campus Program, housing a registered student organization - the Collegiate Veterans Society, and having an Office of Veterans Services.In spring 2016, UF completed a $70.7 million renovation and expansion of its J. Wayne Reitz Student Union that features new lounges, study spaces, meeting rooms, a game room, dance studios and a reflection room.More than 2,000 students are now enrolled in UF Online, the university's online arm for undergraduate degrees. UF currently offers 15 online undergraduate degree programs, including biology, geology and sports management. In the school's long history, UF athletic teams have won 36 national championships, including 18 since 2006, and have captured at least one national title in each of the last seven years. The University of Florida athletic department is the only program to finish in the top 10 of the last 33 national all-sport rankings, including runner-up showings in three of the last five seasons. UF continued its preservation and restoration efforts of more than three dozen state-owned properties in historic St. Augustine, renovating the iconic Government House and opening the First Colony Exhibit there. The exhibit tells the story of native Floridians and Spanish Colonial Florida as St. Augustine celebrated its 450th anniversary celebration in 2015.

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School Details

school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Public, Coed 1853 N/A Semester $1.5 billion 201 Criser Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611 (352) 392-3261
overall score total score state city online paying global
65 100.0 Florida Gainesville 153 171 36

Grade Rank

project rank score
Best Business Schools () 34 69 out of 100
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Part-time MBA (Tie) 30
Best Education Schools () 24 70 out of 100
Special Education (Tie) 5
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (Tie) 5
Best Engineering Schools (Tie) 43 39 out of 100
Biological / Agricultural Engineering () 4
Best Law Schools (Tie) 41 59 out of 100
Tax Law () 3
Best Medical Schools: Primary Care (Tie) 65 55 out of 100
Best Medical Schools: Research (Tie) 41 47 out of 100
Best Nursing Schools: Doctor of Nursing Practice () 28
Best Nursing Schools: Master's () Unranked
Audiology () 26
Biological Sciences () 73
Chemistry () 41
Analytical () 11
Clinical Psychology () 31
Computer Science () 49
Criminology () 19
Earth Sciences () 54
Economics () 55
English () 67
Fine Arts () 82
Health Care Management () 29
History () 53
Math () 62
Nursing-Midwifery () 35
Occupational Therapy () 17
Pharmacy () 9
Physical Therapy () 10
Physician Assistant () 27
Physics () 37
Political Science () 61
Psychology () 39
Public Health () 30
Sociology () 57
Speech-Language Pathology () 28
Statistics () 40
Veterinary Medicine () 14


Executive MBA
Part-time MBA


Curriculum and Instruction
Education Policy
Educational Administration and Supervision
Educational Psychology
Elementary Teacher Education
Higher Education Administration
Secondary Teacher Education
Special Education
Student Counseling and Personnel Services


Aerospace / Aeronautical / Astronautical Engineering
Biological / Agricultural Engineering
Biomedical Engineering / Bioengineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical / Electronic / Communications Engineering
Environmental / Environmental Health Engineering
Industrial / Manufacturing / Systems Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Petroleum Engineering


Clinical Training
Dispute Resolution
Environmental Law
Health Care Law
Intellectual Property Law
International Law
Legal Writing
Tax Law
Trial Advocacy


Obstetrics and Gynecology


Clinical Nurse Leader
Nurse Practitioner: Adult / Gerontology, Acute Care
Nurse Practitioner: Adult / Gerontology, Primary Care
Nurse Practitioner: Family
Nurse Practitioner: Pediatric, Primary Care
Nurse Practitioner: Psychiatric / Mental Health, Across the Lifespan
Nursing Administration
Nursing Informatics

Social Sciences

Political Science


Occupational Therapy
Health Care Management
Physical Therapy
Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical Psychology
Public Health
Veterinary Medicine
Physician Assistant

The Sciences

Biological Sciences
Computer Science
Earth Sciences

Fine Arts

Fine Arts


The Warrington College of Business at University of Florida offers these departments and concentrations: accounting, consulting, entrepreneurship, finance, general management, human resources management, international business, marketing, management information systems, production/operations management, real estate, and supply chain management/logistics. Its tuition is full-time: $12,737 per year (in-state); full-time: $30,130 per year (out-of-state); part-time: $26,622 per year (in-state); part-time: $26,622 per year (out-of-state); executive: $61,000 total program (in-state); and executive: $61,000 total program (out-of-state). At graduation, 79.6 percent of graduates of the full-time program are employed.
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Application deadline (U.S. residents) March 15
Application deadline (international students) December 1
Applicants (full-time)
Enrollment (full-time) 94
Gender distribution (full-time)
Required fees (full-time) $1,000 per program
Required fees (part-time) $38 per credit
Required fees (executive degree program) $38 per credit
Average base salary $100,863
Full-time graduates employed at graduation 79.6%
international business
management information systems
production/operations management
general management
real estate
human resources management
supply chain management/logistics
title address phone email websit rank rank_mark
2019 Quick Stats 94
Academics 94
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enrolled (full-time) 94
enrolled (part-time) 344
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per year (full-time, in-state) $12,737
per year (full-time, out-of-state) $30,130
per year (part-time, in-state) $26,622
per year (part-time, out-of-state) $26,622
total program (executive degree, in-state) $61,000
total program (executive degree, out-of-state) $61,000


The College of Medicine at University of Florida has an application deadline of December 1. The application fee at University of Florida is $30. Its tuition is full-time: $32,744 (in-state) and full-time: $45,000 (out-of-state). The faculty-student ratio at University of Florida is 2.5:1. The College of Medicine has 1,660 full- and part-time faculty on staff.
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Applications accepted June 1 (Begins) December 1 (Ends)
Application fee $30
AMCAS application accepted Yes
AACOMAS application accepted No
Full-time faculty 1,396
Full-time faculty-student ratio 2.5:1
Total medical school enrollment 553
Gender distribution
Required fees $4,385
Graduates admitted to their first-choice residency program N/A
Most popular residency and specialty programs (2016 and 2017 classes)
emergency medicine
orthopaedic surgery
family practice
internal medicine
obstetrics and gynecology
surgery - general
title address phone email websit rank rank_mark
41 Tie
2019 Quick Stats 553
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enrolled 553
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(full-time, in-state) $32,744
(full-time, out-of-state) $45,000


The Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering at University of Florida has an application deadline of June 1. The application fee is $30 for U.S. residents and $30 for international students. The 2017 Ph.D. student-faculty ratio is 3.0:1. The Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering at University of Florida has 278 full-time faculty on staff.
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Application deadline (U.S. residents) June 1
Application fee (U.S. residents) $30
Application deadline (international students) June 1
Application fee (international students) $30
Full-time faculty (tenured or tenure-track) 278
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 3.0:1
Enrollment (full-time) 2,226
Gender distribution (full-time)
Tuition (master's, full-time)
Tuition (master's, part-time)
Tuition (doctoral, full-time)
Tuition (doctoral, part-time)
title address phone email websit rank rank_mark
43 Tie
2019 Quick Stats 2,226
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enrolled (full-time) 2,226
enrolled (part-time) 562
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