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The University of West Florida

The University of West Florida

11000 University Parkway
Pensacola, FL 32514-5750
(850) 474-2000

Founded in 1963, the University of West Florida is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Pensacola, FL. It offers two certificates, one degree at the associates level, 50 degrees at the bachelors level, 24 degrees at the masters level, and one doctoral level degree to students. In 2010, 11,599 students sought degrees from the 59 programs at this mid-sized university. West Florida offers subjects including electrical engineering and biology. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits it. This university is one of 15 research universities in Florida.

Admission

4,750 students applied to this university in 2010. This university admitted approximately 69% of applicants or 3,278 students. About 60% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

4,750 students applied to this university in 2010. This university admitted approximately 69% of applicants or 3,278 students. About 60% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 69%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 69%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 68%

Student Demographics

UWF had 11,599 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

UWF had 11,599 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 4756
  • Total Enrolled Female: 6843
  • Undergraduate Male: 4017
  • Undergraduate Female: 5548
  • Graduate Male: 753
  • Graduate Female: 1281

Faculty Demographics

UWF has 553 instructors. 56% of teachers are full-time and around 43% of teachers are part-time. Approximately 45% of teachers are female.

Faculty Demographics

UWF has 553 instructors. 56% of teachers are full-time and around 43% of teachers are part-time. Approximately 45% of teachers are female.

  • Male: 304
  • Female: 249
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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