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University of South Florida

College of Engineering

Tampa, FL

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Overview

University of South Florida / College of Engineering is located in Tampa, FL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Graduate Certificate)
Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering/Master of Science (MSBE/MS)
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME)
Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (MSCH)
Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering (MSBE)
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (MSEE)
Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM)
Master of Science in Industrial Engineering (MSIE)
Master of Environmental Engineering (MEVE)
Master of Science in Environmental Engineering (MSEV)
Master of Civil Engineering (MCE)
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS)
Master of Science in Computer Engineering (MSCP)
Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT)
Master of Science in Material Science and Engineering (MSMSE)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 505
Doctoral Degrees 50

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,056
Applied
997
Accepted
379
Enrolled
48%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th January 2nd Yes
Spring deadline October 15th June 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of coursework
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.3 in last 60 hours of coursework

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

1,284
Total Graduate Students
26%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
73%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.22%
Black or African American 2.88%
White or Caucasian 17%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.18%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 0.86%
Unknown 1.48%

Gender

Male (76%)
Female (23%)

Faculty

133
Total faculty
Full-time - 132
Part-time - 1
Male (112)
Female (21)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biomedical engineering and sustainability, particularly in water resources and energy; electrical engineering; civil/environmental engineering; industrial/management systems engineering; chemical engineering; computer science and engineering; mechanical engineering
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
33,759,297

Location & Contact

Address 4202 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa, FL  33620-9951
United States
Contact Dr. Robert Bishop
Dean
Email: robertbishop@usf.edu
Phone: 813-974-3864
Fax: 813-974-5094