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South Florida - Sarasota-Manatee is a public university located in Florida. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,019 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the South Florida - Sarasota-Manatee acceptance rate is 38%. Popular majors include Hospitality and Tourism Management, Psychology, and Communication Disorders. South Florida - Sarasota-Manatee alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $34,600.
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Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Address
8350 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
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University of South Florida - Sarasota-Manatee Rankings

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Admissions

Acceptance Rate
38%
Application Deadline
SAT Range
1020-1190
ACT Range
21-26
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action

Cost

Net Price
$5,802/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $3,181/ year
  • $30-48k
    $6,032/ year
  • $49-75k
    $6,838/ year
  • $76-110k
    $12,490/ year
  • $110k+
    $11,515/ year
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Academics

Professors
NG
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.6 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.6 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.6 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,019Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
29%
Pell Grant
49%
Varsity Athletes
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 5 responses
Report
  • Independent and driven
    100%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
40%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.5 responses
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University of South Florida - Sarasota-Manatee Reviews

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I enjoy the welcoming feel of the campus. The friendly staff. And helpful, knowledgeable professors. The classes offered and location of the campus is exactly what I need for me to be successful. My only issue was advising. The staff cared and really wanted to help but they weren't always set up for success with students. They often didn't have the information I thought they should, and would ask me to come later in the semester, or for my email. This way they could ask someone and give my an answer when they knew. Overall I enjoyed the campus for the environment and academics. Just not always the processes.
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When I applied to The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee I was expecting a good school but instead got a great one. I applied because it was close to my home and I didn't have to money to move. It actually worked out in my favor. The campus is beautiful, the staff is very helpful ,and you actually learn from the teachers. Once I registered and came back to set up classes the staff remembered me and greeted me very pleasantly. Any problem i have encountered they go beyond what is needed to make sure I am all set and even follow up with me. MY teachers are quick to email me with answers and stay after school to help me study. Being a small campus you get more personal interaction and attention. The campus also has many festivities going on and plenty of free food being served in the courtyards. I'm glad USFSM happened to be next door.
There are no organized sports at our campus because we are separate from the main campus, but recreational sports are big. There is an on campus gym, basketball courts, beach volleyball court, and hiking trail in the woods behind the university. There are barbeques frequently and people come to hang out and play sports. There are also a multitude of clubs that are popular on campus that involve recreational sports.