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University of South Florida

College of Global Sustainability

Tampa, FL

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Overview

University of South Florida / College of Global Sustainability is located in Tampa, FL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Global sustainability Water
Master of Arts (MA) Global sustainability Climate change and sustainability
Master of Arts (MA) Global sustainability Entrepreneurship
Master of Arts (MA) Global sustainability Building sustainable enterprise
Master of Arts (MA) Global sustainability Sustainable tourism
Master of Arts (MA) Global sustainability Food sustainability and security
Master of Arts (MA) Global sustainability Sustainable energy
Master of Arts (MA) Global sustainability Coastal sustainability
Master of Arts (MA) Global sustainability Sustainability policy
(Graduate Certificate) Energy, global, water and sustainable tourism

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 50

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Alternate accepted
Internship

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

220
Applied
142
Accepted
101
Enrolled
65%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st May 1st No
Spring deadline October 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in undergraduate coursework; at least two letters of recommendation (one must be academic); 200-250 word essay on student's background, professional goals, and reasons for seeking degree

International Students

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

Student Body

201
Total Graduate Students
38%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
61%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.97%
Black or African American 5.97%
White or Caucasian 37%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5%
Asian 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.49%
Unknown 2.49%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Faculty

2
Total faculty
Full-time - 2
Part-time - 0

Research

Focus of faculty research: Global sustainability, integrated resource management, systems thinking, green communities, entrepreneurship, ecotourism
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
107,829

Location & Contact

Address 4202 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa, FL  33620-9951
United States
Contact Dr. Govindan Parayil
Dean
Email: gparayil@usf.edu
Phone: 813-974-9694