The University of Tampa: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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The University of Tampa is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 7,960 students enrolled. This school is one of the 24 colleges and schools located in Tampa, Florida.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
58
Fair
At The University of Tampa you can receive your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

The University of Tampa implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 58 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Accounting and Finance, Management, Marketing and Advertising, and Communication and Journalism. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
75%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at The University of Tampa is fair at 75% (above Florida average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at The University of Tampa is average: 62%.

Student to faculty ratio at The University of Tampa is decent - 17:1. Read more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,200
High
Average tuition price is very high, $25,300 per year. The additional fees at UT beyond tuition are approximately $1,900, which comes to $27,200 per year.

Read the details about The University of Tampa additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
51%
Doable
According to recent data, 18,721 applications were submitted and 9,499 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at UT in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,200
Medium
The University of Tampa offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at UT, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
The University of Tampa offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 4,400 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, nearly $5,200 annually.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at UT. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, The University of Tampa seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The University of Tampa Location and Maps



Post Address: The University of Tampa, 401 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33606-1490, USA
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