University of South Florida

World University Rankings 2024
Impact Rankings 2023
4202 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, Florida, 33620, United States

About University of South Florida

The University of South Florida is a public research university located in Florida, United States. It was founded in 1956. It is one of 12 members of the State University System of Florida

It is a consolidation of three campuses located in Tampa, St Petersburg and Sarasota. The Tampa campus is considered the main university campus.

The university offers bachelors degree programmes, masters degree programmes, 49 doctoral degree programmes, and two specialist degree programs across 14 colleges. These colleges include arts and sciences, business, education, engineering, marine science, medicine, nursing, pharmacy and public health among others.

There are more than 50,000 students that study across the three campuses, representing more than 145 countries.

There are more than 600 student organisations including Greek, special interest, recreational and multicultural societies. The Marshall Student Centre is a space for students on campus which hosts events and has food and dining outlets, a gaming lounge, shops and study and meeting spaces. Students can also get involved with the students government and leadership anc civic engagement. There is also a student-run newspaper called the The Oracle.

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Key statistics

  • 19.0
    No. of students per staff
  • 13%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 40,379
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2024 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at University of South Florida

  • Engineering & technology

    • Civil Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • General Engineering
    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • Education

    • Education
  • Arts & humanities

    • Languages, Literature & Linguistics
    • Architecture
    • Archaeology
    • Art, Performing Arts & Design
    • History, Philosophy & Theology
  • Physical sciences

    • Mathematics & Statistics
    • Chemistry
    • Geology, Environmental, Earth & Marine Sciences
    • Physics & Astronomy
  • Business & economics

    • Business & Management
    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Accounting & Finance
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science
  • Social sciences

    • Communication & Media Studies
    • Sociology
    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
    • Geography
  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health

    • Medicine & Dentistry
    • Other Health
  • Life sciences

    • Biological Sciences
    • Sport Science
    • Agriculture & Forestry
  • Psychology

    • Psychology