University of South Florida

Tampa, FL

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 36,681
Graduate Enrollment: 11,697
Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Large City (>250k)
Four-year, large, primarily nonresidential // medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 49.38%

Male/Female: 39% / 61% (2017)

First generation college students: 35.8% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 7.2% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.5% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,245
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1140 - 1330

2022 Median Admit ACT: 27
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 24 - 29

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 59.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 31.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 19.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 12.7% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 46.7%
Black: 8.7%
Hispanic: 22.2%
Asian: 7.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.1%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 4.1%
Non-resident alien: 6.8%
Unknown race: 3.5%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $21,248
In-State tuition: $6,410
Out-of-State tuition: $17,324

Estimated books and supplies: $1,100 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $12,568 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $4,100 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $10,202 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $4,100 (2022)

Average Family Income: $58,109 (2017)
Median Family Income: $32,495 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 32.0%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 25.0%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $17,988 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $191 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $4,454
$30k-48k $6,209
$48k-75k $9,050
$75k-110k $13,978
$110k+ $15,614

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 59%
6-year graduation rate: 75%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 94.0% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $17,988 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $9,284 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $15,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $15,498 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 59.6% (2015)
@3 year 65.5% (2017)
@5 year 71.2% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 46.5% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 49.0% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $39,907 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $49,819 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Doctoral Degree Physics. 6
Master's Degree Physics. 7
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 98 $18,840 $186 $33,267 ($2,772) $42,843 ($3,570)
Doctoral Degree Music. 2
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 20
Master's Degree Information Science/Studies. 34 $323 $66,347 ($5,529)
Master's Degree Computer Systems Analysis. 189 $276 $90,643 ($7,554) $109,640 ($9,137)
Master's Degree Computer Science. 30
Master's Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 74 $325 $44,477 ($3,706) $49,308 ($4,109)
Doctoral Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 42 $763 $70,732 ($5,894) $69,773 ($5,814)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Curriculum and Instruction. 12
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 21 $491 $55,552 ($4,629) $66,836 ($5,570)
Doctoral Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 8
Graduate/Professional Certificate Educational Administration and Supervision. 3
Bachelor's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 10 $42,480 ($3,540) $46,434 ($3,870)
Master's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 20 $435 $47,451 ($3,954) $51,404 ($4,284)
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 13 $533 $48,125 ($4,010) $49,873 ($4,156)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 151 $20,995 $197 $43,407 ($3,617) $45,537 ($3,795)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 31 $429 $50,565 ($4,214) $50,227 ($4,186)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 145 $20,375 $190 $42,067 ($3,506) $46,087 ($3,841)
Doctoral Degree Industrial Engineering. 3
Master's Degree Engineering-Related Fields. 41 $94,969 ($7,914) $106,208 ($8,851)
Bachelor's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 39 $16,500 $151 $25,732 ($2,144)
Master's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 6
Doctoral Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 1
Bachelor's Degree Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 5
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 8 $40,602 ($3,384)
Master's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 10
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 170 $20,500 $175 $27,416 ($2,285) $35,281 ($2,940)
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 6
Doctoral Degree English Language and Literature, General. 6
Master's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 10
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 362
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 187 $30,676 $249 $42,988 ($3,582) $45,069 ($3,756)
Master's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 8
Master's Degree Library Science and Administration. 94 $397 $42,316 ($3,526) $48,023 ($4,002)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 941 $19,750 $194 $25,216 ($2,101) $42,562 ($3,547)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 14
Doctoral Degree Biology, General. 1
Doctoral Degree Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences. 4
Doctoral Degree Chemistry. 9 $69,306 ($5,776)
Bachelor's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 37 $24,002 $259 $41,383 ($3,449) $55,434 ($4,620)
Master's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 25
Doctoral Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 20
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 27 $22,750 $187 $46,451 ($3,871) $72,524 ($6,044)
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 540 $21,267 $187 $28,930 ($2,411) $40,991 ($3,416)
Master's Degree Psychology, General. 9
Doctoral Degree Psychology, General. 17 $80,169 ($6,681)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 82 $319
Doctoral Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 19
Master's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 16 $445 $46,147 ($3,846) $58,804 ($4,900)
Master's Degree Homeland Security. 133 $238 $76,798 ($6,400)
Bachelor's Degree Human Services, General. 77 $28,156 $188 $31,613 ($2,634) $41,105 ($3,425)
Master's Degree Human Services, General. 18 $367 $49,675 ($4,140)
Master's Degree Public Administration. 21 $53,713 ($4,476) $65,939 ($5,495)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 87 $21,875 $167 $31,753 ($2,646) $40,510 ($3,376)
Master's Degree Social Work. 138 $350 $43,532 ($3,628) $51,647 ($4,304)
Bachelor's Degree Social Sciences, General. 95 $24,095 $217 $33,031 ($2,753) $42,070 ($3,506)
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 20 $26,849 $237 $25,015 ($2,085) $31,041 ($2,587)
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 92 $22,500 $238 $24,301 ($2,025) $30,996 ($2,583)
Master's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 13 $222 $28,514 ($2,376) $36,542 ($3,045)
Bachelor's Degree Visual and Performing Arts, Other. 15
Bachelor's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 933 $22,500 $211 $31,139 ($2,595) $48,090 ($4,008)
Bachelor's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 142 $22,208 $188 $26,372 ($2,198) $41,520 ($3,460)
Master's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 75 $575 $56,169 ($4,681) $59,531 ($4,961)
Doctoral Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 18 $534 $73,008 ($6,084) $79,994 ($6,666)
Bachelor's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 7
Master's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 13
Master's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 70 $700 $47,460 ($3,955)
Bachelor's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 7
First Professional Degree Medicine. 169 $2,053 $57,931 ($4,828) $88,273 ($7,356)
Master's Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 11
First Professional Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 91 $123,148 ($10,262)
Bachelor's Degree Public Health. 260 $22,345 $204 $34,635 ($2,886) $46,614 ($3,885)
Master's Degree Public Health. 221 $433 $57,007 ($4,751) $70,137 ($5,845)
Doctoral Degree Public Health. 21 $393 $89,165 ($7,430) $71,088 ($5,924)
Master's Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 45 $672 $35,415 ($2,951) $45,446 ($3,787)
First Professional Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 44 $73,979 ($6,165) $79,099 ($6,592)
Master's Degree Medical Illustration and Informatics. 65 $388 $75,758 ($6,313) $83,943 ($6,995)
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 555 $22,452 $162 $64,932 ($5,411) $73,237 ($6,103)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 282 $602 $94,427 ($7,869) $111,011 ($9,251)
Doctoral Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 6 $440 $124,984 ($10,415) $123,008 ($10,251)
First Professional Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 75
Bachelor's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 230 $19,572 $188 $42,631 ($3,553) $50,844 ($4,237)
Master's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 20
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 135 $18,494 $176 $53,597 ($4,466) $68,866 ($5,739)
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 328 $19,431 $177 $41,026 ($3,419) $54,019 ($4,502)
Master's Degree Marketing. 35
Bachelor's Degree History. 92 $23,015 $187 $29,829 ($2,486) $38,900 ($3,242)
Master's Degree History. 13
Doctoral Degree History. 5
Master's Degree Industrial Engineering. 32
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 52 $410 $47,864 ($3,989) $52,517 ($4,376)
Doctoral Degree Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language. 3
Master's Degree Engineering, General. 3
Master's Degree Biomedical/Medical Engineering. 17
Doctoral Degree Biomedical/Medical Engineering. 4
Bachelor's Degree Chemical Engineering. 132 $24,500 $244 $68,446 ($5,704) $78,184 ($6,515)
Master's Degree Chemical Engineering. 7
Doctoral Degree Chemical Engineering. 2
Bachelor's Degree Civil Engineering. 92 $23,000 $229 $63,762 ($5,314) $75,400 ($6,283)
Master's Degree Civil Engineering. 60 $73,158 ($6,097) $87,041 ($7,253)
Doctoral Degree Civil Engineering. 11
Bachelor's Degree Computer Engineering. 66 $27,250 $246 $74,117 ($6,176) $87,402 ($7,284)
Master's Degree Computer Engineering. 7
Doctoral Degree Computer Engineering. 11
Bachelor's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 94 $24,000 $249 $74,814 ($6,235) $82,809 ($6,901)
Master's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 119 $89,167 ($7,431) $115,185 ($9,599)
Doctoral Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 16
Master's Degree Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering. 23
Doctoral Degree Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering. 4
Master's Degree Materials Engineering 12
Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 197 $23,783 $239 $64,360 ($5,363) $81,750 ($6,813)
Master's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 83
Doctoral Degree Mechanical Engineering. 11
Bachelor's Degree Industrial Engineering. 72 $24,633 $218 $65,254 ($5,438) $73,234 ($6,103)
Bachelor's Degree Microbiological Sciences and Immunology. 32 $19,503 $201 $30,390 ($2,533) $52,436 ($4,370)
Master's Degree Microbiological Sciences and Immunology. 3
Doctoral Degree Physiology, Pathology and Related Sciences. 8
Master's Degree Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology. 8
Master's Degree Biotechnology. 4
Doctoral Degree Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology. 2
Master's Degree Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other. 216 $322 $26,637 ($2,220) $59,775 ($4,981)
Doctoral Degree Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other. 13
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 48 $24,122 $228 $42,301 ($3,525) $46,851 ($3,904)
Master's Degree Mathematics. 9
Doctoral Degree Mathematics. 11
Bachelor's Degree Statistics. 30 $17,548 $125 $40,332 ($3,361)
Master's Degree Statistics. 5
Bachelor's Degree Biological and Physical Sciences. 8 $48,720 ($4,060)
Bachelor's Degree Gerontology. 8 $45,376 ($3,781)
Master's Degree Gerontology. 6
Doctoral Degree Gerontology. 3
Master's Degree Sustainability Studies. 92 $337 $41,521 ($3,460) $46,015 ($3,835)
Master's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 48 $293 $39,809 ($3,317) $71,569 ($5,964)
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 23
Master's Degree Philosophy. 2
Doctoral Degree Philosophy. 10
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 7 $37,199 ($3,100)
Master's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 8
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 80 $16,013 $178 $33,191 ($2,766) $43,755 ($3,646)
Master's Degree Chemistry. 7
Bachelor's Degree Anthropology. 58 $21,888 $202 $22,097 ($1,841) $34,426 ($2,869)
Master's Degree Anthropology. 11 $44,316 ($3,693)
Doctoral Degree Anthropology. 11
Bachelor's Degree Music. 9
Master's Degree Music. 27 $27,830 ($2,319) $37,171 ($3,098)
Bachelor's Degree Criminology. 289 $20,302 $185 $34,096 ($2,841) $45,443 ($3,787)
Master's Degree Criminology. 6
Doctoral Degree Criminology. 3
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 150 $22,925 $198 $40,634 ($3,386) $54,558 ($4,547)
Master's Degree Economics. 16
Doctoral Degree Economics. 4
Bachelor's Degree Geography and Cartography. 10 $38,748 ($3,229)
Master's Degree Geography and Cartography. 3
Doctoral Degree Geography and Cartography. 5
Bachelor's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 111 $18,250 $172 $30,254 ($2,521) $43,832 ($3,653)
Doctoral Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 3
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 152 $20,609 $190 $33,560 ($2,797) $47,577 ($3,965)
Master's Degree Political Science and Government. 11
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 68 $25,721 $191 $29,958 ($2,497) $42,276 ($3,523)
Master's Degree Sociology. 6
Doctoral Degree Sociology. 3
Bachelor's Degree Dance. 17 $24,545 $232 $18,101 ($1,508)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 39 $21,751 $199 $40,135 ($3,345) $51,477 ($4,290)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 178 $375 $76,712 ($6,393) $86,613 ($7,218)
Doctoral Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 42 $1,122 $147,097 ($12,258)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 196 $20,439 $186 $50,769 ($4,231) $61,900 ($5,158)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 50 $216 $62,140 ($5,178) $84,762 ($7,064)
Master's Degree Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 38 $60,282 ($5,024)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 352 $19,542 $177 $46,781 ($3,898) $63,000 ($5,250)
Master's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 72
Bachelor's Degree International Business. 65 $16,936 $184 $42,221 ($3,518) $53,207 ($4,434)
Master's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 7 $48,034 ($4,003)
Master's Degree Architecture. 38 $682 $48,267 ($4,022) $59,406 ($4,951)
Master's Degree City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning. 16 $59,464 ($4,955)
Master's Degree Environmental Design. 5
Master's Degree Area Studies. 7
Bachelor's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 23 $21,545 ($1,795) $44,989 ($3,749)
Master's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 4
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 494 $20,500 $194 $33,672 ($2,806) $43,325 ($3,610)
Master's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 15
Doctoral Degree Communication and Media Studies. 5
Bachelor's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 13 $17,082 $175
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 316 $24,489 $239 $57,269 ($4,772) $79,104 ($6,592)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $94,842
Full time faculty: 73%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 22.0

School's endowment start of year: $532,155,863 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $692,741,042 (2022)