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University of Central Florida

Orlando, Florida

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Overview

Student Population
68,475
University of Central Florida overview
Location Orlando, Florida
Online ucf.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
University of Central Florida overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Orlando, Florida, University of Central Florida is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 45,118 prospective students applied, and 20,016 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 7,323 enrolled in the school.  46,575 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 21,900 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $4,478 plus fees of $1,890. UCF is ranked 337 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

7/10
Overall
9/10
Academics
3/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
9/10
Value

UCF is rated within the top 38% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of Central Florida within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High
University of Central Florida overview
SAT 1170/1340
ACT 25/30
GPA 3.81
Applications Accepted
44.4% 
University of Central Florida overview
Applications Due Mar 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $30

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Annual Cost to Attend

Florida Resident Tuition
$4,478
In State Costs for University of Central Florida
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,890
Room and Board $10,010
Budget for Other Expenses$4,970
Total One Year Cost$22,548
Out of State Resident Tuition
$19,810
Out of State Costs for University of Central Florida
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,890
Room and Board $10,010
Budget for Other Expenses$4,970
Total One Year Cost$37,880

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$48,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
63% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Central Florida students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 25%
Health Professions 10%
Psychology 9%
Education 8%
Engineering 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=132903 IPEDS survey data for University of Central Florida.

Current students may use the University of Central Florida GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.