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University of West Florida
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  • Graduate School
  • PENSACOLA, FL

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West Florida is a public graduate school in Ferry Pass, Florida in the Pensacola Area. It has a mid-size graduate student body with an enrollment of 3,114 graduate students. Of the 30 graduate programs offered at University of West Florida, 13 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at University of West Florida are Educational Administration, Special Education and Teaching, and Business. 87% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
3,114
Part-Time Grad Students
2,721
Research Assistants
2
Teaching Assistants
221
Racial Diversity
  • White
    66.5%
  • African American
    12.4%
  • Hispanic
    10.1%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3.3%
  • Asian
    2.8%
  • Multiracial
    2.5%
  • Unknown
    1.8%
  • Native American
    0.4%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.4%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 20 responses
  • Driven
    25%
  • Down-to-earth
    35%
  • Friendly
    20%
  • Intellectual
    15%
  • Organized
    5%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 20 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    20%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    20%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    60%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
95%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 20 responses
Poll
90%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 20 responses
Poll
65%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 20 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 20 responses
  • $100K+
    5%
  • $50K-$75K
    5%
  • $25K-$50K
    30%
  • <$25K
    60%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 20 responses
  • $75K-$100K
    5%
  • $50-$75K
    15%
  • <$50K
    5%
  • Did not graduate yet
    75%
85%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 20 responses

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Nightlife
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$52,653
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,077
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$159,800
National
$229,800

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