University of West Florida

> 600th
US College Rankings 2022
11000 University Pkwy, Pensacola, Florida, 32514, United States

About University of West Florida

The University of West Florida was established in 1963.

Its courses are structured across the Colleges of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, Education and Professional Studies, Health, and Business. The over 45 undergraduate programmes include biology, chemistry, computer engineering, electrical engineering, information technology, marine biology, mathematics, physics; anthropology, studio art, graphic design, advertising, communication, liberal arts, writing, history, arts administration, international studies, music, philosophy, political science, theatre; accounting, finance, management, economics, marketing; technical education, criminal justice, engineering technology, legal studies, social work, sport management; athletic training, physical education, public health, nursing and psychology.

Athletics-wise, you can choose to do baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, tennis, softball, swimming and diving and volleyball.

The main campus is located in natural woodland by the Escambia River and Pensacola.

The university also maintains the largest library in northwest Florida, which has over 628,000 printed volumes, a million microfilms and microfiches, 3,000 serial subscriptions and under 2,000 online journal subscriptions.

Famous alumni include federal judge Margaret Catharine Rodgers, astronaut Kenneth Cockrell, basketball player Moochie Norris, James O. Ellis, a four-star admiral and member of the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board, journalist Liz Swaine and Swedish golfer David Lingmerth.

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Key statistics

  • $10,062
    On-campus Room and Board
  • $18,658
    Out-of-state Tuition and Fees
  • $37,100
    Salary after 10 years
Based on data collected for the (1) 2022 US Rankings

Subjects taught at University of West Florida

  • Business & economics

    • Accounting & Finance
    • Business & Management
    • Economics & Econometrics
  • Arts & humanities

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

    • Biological Sciences
  • Physical sciences

    • Chemistry
    • Geology, Environmental, Earth & Marine Sciences
    • Mathematics & Statistics
    • Physics & Astronomy
  • Social sciences

    • Communication & Media Studies
    • Geography
    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
    • Sociology
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science
  • Education

    • Education
  • Engineering & technology

    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Law

    • Law
  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health

    • Other Health
  • Psychology

    • Psychology