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The University of Florida

The University of Florida

355 Tigert Hall
Gainesville, FL 32611-3115
(352) 392-3261

Founded in 1853, the University of Florida is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university, which is near the center of the city, is located in Gainesville, FL. It is the the second oldest and the third biggest institution in the state of Florida. Students are offered nine certificates, one associates level degree, 94 degrees at the bachelors level, 115 degrees at the masters level, and 86 degrees at the doctoral level by this research university. 49,827 students sought degrees from the 154 programs at UF in 2010. UF offers subjects such as advanced nursing and accounting. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits UF. It is one of 6 institutions with a medical school in Florida.

Admission

26,512 students applied to UF in 2010. This university admitted 42% of applicants or 11,400 students. Around 59% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

26,512 students applied to UF in 2010. This university admitted 42% of applicants or 11,400 students. Around 59% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 43%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 45%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 41%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 49,827 students were enrolled at this university.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 49,827 students were enrolled at this university.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 22920
  • Total Enrolled Female: 26907
  • Undergraduate Male: 14697
  • Undergraduate Female: 17963
  • Graduate Male: 8412
  • Graduate Female: 8755

Faculty Demographics

UF has 5,040 teachers. Around 83% of faculty are full-time and about 16% of instructors are part-time. 38% of instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

UF has 5,040 teachers. Around 83% of faculty are full-time and about 16% of instructors are part-time. 38% of instructors are female.

  • Male: 3121
  • Female: 1919
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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