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The University of Tampa

  • 401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
  • Tampa, FL 33606-1490
  • (813) 253-3333

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University Profile

Facts and Figures, 2012-2013

  • 6,900 students enrolled for fall 2012 (undergraduate and graduate)
  • 16 consecutive years of record enrollment
  • Approximately 50% of students from Florida
  • Students from 50 states and 122 countries
  • Over 1,300 international students
  • 65% of full-time students live in campus housing
  • Approximately 1,700 degrees conferred annually

Annual Costs

Full-time Undergraduate:

Tuition and Fees: $25,222
Room and Board: $9,116
TOTAL: $34,338
Graduate Programs: $535/credit hour
Continuing Studies: $372/credit hour
Executive MBA Program: $42,120/two-year program total
MFA in Creative Writing: $7,200/semester plus residence fee

Financial Aid

  • 92% of students receiving aid
  • $42.5 million in institutional aid
  • $102 million total aid (includes grants, loans and campus employment)

Academics

  • 150 programs of study
  • College of Arts and Letters
  • College of Natural and Health Sciences
  • College of Social Science, Mathematics and Education
  • Sykes College of Business (AACSB accredited)
  • Graduate Studies: 11 master's programs and nine concentrations —Three MBA programs (seven concentrations), M.S. in Accounting, M.S. in Finance, M.S. in Marketing, M.A.T. and M.Ed. in Education, M.S. in Instructional Design and Technology, M.S. in Nursing (two concentrations) and M.F.A. in Creative Writing
  • Average SAT: 1,110
  • Average GPA: 3.3
Most Popular Undergraduate Majors*
  1. Biology
  2. International Business
  3. Psychology
  4. Communication
  5. Management
  6. Criminology and Criminal Justice
  7. Sport Management
  8. Nursing
  9. Finance
  10. Marine Science
  11. Accounting
  12. Marketing
  13. Advertising and Public Relations
  14. Exercise Science and Sport Studies
  15. Elementary Education
  16. Film and Media Arts
  17. Government and World Affairs
  18. Entrepreneurship
  19. Management Information Systems
  20. Economics
  21. Graphic Design
  22. Secondary Education
  23. Art
  24. Writing
  25. English
*Fall 2011
Learning Communities
  • Numerous worldwide study abroad options
  • Academic Center for Excellence (A.C.E.)
  • Honors Program
  • Gateways (innovative first-year program)
  • Saunders Writing Center
  • More than 40 applications of experiential learning
  • 600 internship opportunities
  • 75 leadership programs offered
  • 180 programs and events sponsored by Health and Wellness Center
  • Honors courses taught by master professors
  • 1:16 faculty-to-student ratio
  • Average class size: 21

Financial Facts

  • Annual budget: $190 million
  • 1,200 full-time, part-time and vendor-contracted employees
  • 1,300 students employed on campus
  • Fundraising: $14 million (2010-11)
  • Annual economic impact: $700 million
  • $330 million in new construction since 1997

Campus Facts

  • 105 landscaped acres
  • 53 buildings, including 10 residence halls
  • Excellent athletic and fitness facilities
  • 35 safety personnel provide 24/7 campus coverage

New Facilities

New construction projects completed since 1997:
  • Health Science and Human Performance Building
  • Athletics, Athletic Training and ROTC Building
  • John H. Sykes College of Business Building
  • Vaughn Center (includes a new Student Center, the Allen N. Reeves Theater, ninth-floor conference/seminar center, and Barnes & Noble University Bookstore)
  • Sykes Chapel and Center for Faith and Values
  • Dickey Health and Wellness Center
  • Cass Science Annex
  • Six new residence halls
  • R.K. Bailey Art Studios
  • Grand entryway to campus (UT Poe Parkway)
  • Two parking garages for 2,500 cars combined
  • MacKechnie Academic Building
  • Athletic Weight Training Facility
  • Marine Science Center
  • Exercise Science/Athletic Training Center
  • Numerous new food venues including Chick-fil-A, Dairy Queen, Einstein Bros. Bagels and Tsunami Sushi
  • Riverside Academic and Administrative Center
  • Cass Science and Communication Buildings
  • Athletic facilities for soccer, softball and baseball
  • Renovations of McNiff Fitness Center and Smiley Hall
  • Chiller Plant
Campus Additions Underway
  • Plant and Walker Hall renovations
  • Naimoli Family Athletic and Intramural Complex
  • Residence Hall 7
  • Thompson Facilities Complex

Campus Life

  • 3,000 University and community events annually
  • 180 clubs, student organizations and teams
  • 21 sororities and fraternities
  • 25 different food venue choices in four campus locations
  • Eight campus publications
  • Scarfone/Hartley Gallery (art)
  • Falk and Reeves theaters
  • Student-run, on-campus television station, radio station and newspaper
  • Intramurals, sports clubs and student recreation programs
  • 30 categories of intramural sports and tournaments, 35 fitness classes weekly and free bike rentals
  • More than 100,000 student and employee service hours provided annually to more than 200 organizations
  • Army, Air Force and Naval ROTC units
  • Recreational activities include canoeing, deep-sea fishing, beach excursions, indoor rock climbing, paintball, trail biking and whitewater rafting

Spartan Athletics

  • UT Spartan teams have won 12 NCAA II championships — five in baseball (1992, 1993, 1998, 2006, 2007), three in men's soccer (1981, 1994, 2001), two in golf (1987, 1988), one in women's volleyball (2006) and one in women's soccer (2007).
  • Since 1990, Spartan teams have won 65 Sunshine State Conference titles.
NCAA Division II Teams
  • Baseball (men)
  • Basketball (men and women)
  • Cheerleading (men and women)
  • Crew (women)
  • Cross country (men and women)
  • Golf (men and women)
  • Lacrosse (men)
  • Softball (women)
  • Soccer (men and women)
  • Swimming (men and women)
  • Tennis (women)
  • Track (men and women)
  • Volleyball (women)
  • Lacross (women - fall 2013)
Club Sports
  • Bowling (co-ed)
  • Cricket (men)
  • Equestrian (co-ed)
  • Field hockey (women)
  • Fishing (co-ed)
  • Ice hockey (men)
  • Indoor soccer (mend and women)
  • Netball (women)
  • Paintball (co-ed)
  • Quidditch (co-ed)
  • Roller hockey (men)
  • Synchronized Swimming (women)

And DID YOU KNOW?

  • All campus buildings are wired and connected via fiber optic cable, and campus features approximately 450 wireless zones.
  • There are 45 computer labs on campus available for curricular, classroom or open use.
  • Residence halls have Internet connections for each student.
  • 800 community leaders are involved at UT on various boards and advisory groups.
  • 90% of full-time faculty have doctorates or the highest degree in their field.
  • 95% of all students who apply to graduate school are admitted.
  • 96% of the Class of 2009 reported success in achieving their post-graduate goals.
  • UT is in the top tier of U.S. News and World Report's "America's Best Colleges."
  • UT is ranked by Princetown Review as a "Best College."
  • UT's Sykes College of Business is listed in Princeton Review's "Best 300 Business Schools."

 

 


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