Tool December 2016

Best Values in Colleges

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University of South Florida (Tampa, FL)


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University of South Florida is ranked 66 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 126 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 52%
Applicants who took ACT 48%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+6%
600-69934%
600+40%

SAT Math Score

700+8%
600-69940%
600+48%

ACT Score

30-3616%
24-2966%
24+82%

Students applied30,386
Students admitted13,563
Admission rate45%

Students per faculty24

4-year graduation rate43%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$6,336
Fees$74
Room and board$9,700
Estimated book expense$1,200
Total cost$17,310

Cost after need-based aid$10,141
Cost after non-need-based aid$14,763

Average debt at graduation$22,899

Out of State

Tuition$17,250
Fees$74
Room and board$9,700
Estimated book expense$1,200
Total cost$28,224

Cost after need-based aid$21,055
Cost after non-need-based aid$25,677

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$41,000

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met60%
Average need-based aid$7,169
Average non-need-based aid$2,547

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment31,111

Full-Time

Men10,791
Women13,297

Part-Time

Men3,347
Women3,676

Freshmen retained88%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2016 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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