University of Tampa Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at University of Tampa is 16:1, and the school has 43.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of Tampa include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; Social Sciences; Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies; and Visual and Performing Arts. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 72.8 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts English (including composition)
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Computer literacy Social science
Mathematics
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 16:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 29%
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 12%
Social Sciences 10%
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 8%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences 98%
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 83%
Writing in the disciplines 100%
Undergraduate research/creative projects 86%
Learning communities 59%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member No
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit Yes

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 73%
4-year graduation rate 47%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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