The university is the nation’s eighth largest, with more than 47,000 students and a 20-to-1 student/faculty ratio.
USF offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs, as well as both traditional and online degree programs.
Graduate degrees are provided through the USF college of medicine, college of education, graduate school of engineering, and other departments.
The University of South Florida is classified as a “very high research” institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. It is one of the nation’s top centers for the advancement in research of treatments for Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, and Huntington’s diseases.
Graduate research at USF offers students the opportunity to work alongside internationally renowned faculty and researchers in an array of settings. Undergraduate students also have opportunities to participate in research activities.