University of Tampa is a highly regarded independent institution regularly ranked as one of America’s Top Colleges by Forbes. It is placed in the top 15% of four-year colleges in the USA as a result of being ranked in the nation’s best 384 institutions for undergraduate programs by The Princeton Review. It also provides excellent postgraduate programs with a reputation for leading research.
Placed in the top tier category for Best Regional Universities (South) by the U.S. News and World Report (2018), UT provides an unforgettable student experience on the stunning east coast in Florida. It houses a vibrant student body featuring students from all U.S. states and 140 countries amongst its 8,913 enrollees.
UT is known to provide outstanding teaching quality, with highly qualified faculty who are often industry leaders in their fields. A 17:1 student to faculty ratio enables investment in the individual success of their students with their innovative and engaging teaching methods designed to encourage hands-on learning and create job-ready graduates.
There is a tremendous amount of support provided in terms of career services to support the future plans of students, with investment into the new Riverside Center set to further support these services. During study, many jobs are available on campus whilst the support systems are in place to help students gain crucial experience alongside their studies before entering full-time work as graduates.
A diverse campus community attends UT, with 92% of students benefitting from the USD 68 million of financial aid awarded to students each year. Much of this aid is accessible to international students in the form of scholarships if they demonstrate high levels of academic success.