#9 Best Private Colleges in Florida

The University of Tampa

Tampa, Florida

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Student Population
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Location Tampa, Florida
Online ut.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Tampa, Florida, The University of Tampa is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 32,904 prospective students applied, and 17,620 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,102 enrolled in the school.  9,943 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 851 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $29,162 plus fees of $2,112. UT is ranked 479 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2023 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



UT is rated within the top 46% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Getting In

Admission Standards
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SAT 1070/1240
ACT 23/28
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $40

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for The University of Tampa
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,112
Room and Board $11,690
Budget for Other Expenses$4,130
Total One Year Cost$48,594

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
57% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by The University of Tampa students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 30%
Communication 12%
Social Sciences 12%
Visual and Performing Arts 8%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=137847 IPEDS survey data for The University of Tampa.

Current students may use the The University of Tampa GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.