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Florida State University

Florida State University

222 S. Copeland Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1037
(850) 644-2525

Founded in 1851, Florida State University is a public, 4-year, research institution. FSU, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Tallahassee, FL. It is the oldest the seventh largest institution in the state of Florida. Florida State offers nine certificates, one associates level degree, 96 bachelors level degrees, 104 degrees at the masters level, and 71 doctoral level degrees to students. In 2010, 40,416 students sought degrees from the 137 programs at this university. This university offers subjects including psychology, art, and allied health. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. Florida State is one of 6 institutions with a medical school in Florida.

Admission

In 2010, 26,037 students applied to FSU. FSU admitted 59% of applicants or 15,622 students. Close to 59% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 26,037 students applied to FSU. FSU admitted 59% of applicants or 15,622 students. Close to 59% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 60%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 61%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 58%

Student Demographics

This big university enrolled 40,416 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

This big university enrolled 40,416 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 18187
  • Total Enrolled Female: 22229
  • Undergraduate Male: 14138
  • Undergraduate Female: 17280
  • Graduate Male: 4049
  • Graduate Female: 4949

Faculty Demographics

2,277 instructors work for this university. Approximately 72% of faculty are full-time and about 27% of instructors are part-time. Around 59% of teachers are male.

Faculty Demographics

2,277 instructors work for this university. Approximately 72% of faculty are full-time and about 27% of instructors are part-time. Around 59% of teachers are male.

  • Male: 1360
  • Female: 917
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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