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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. 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 the students at this school?
Based on 54 responses
  • Driven
    20%
  • Down-to-earth
    15%
  • Friendly
    26%
  • Intellectual
    13%
  • Organized
    4%
  • N/A
    4%
  • online, n/a
    11%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 54 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    17%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    20%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    46%
  • Helped me grow on my career field
    15%
  • None of the above
    2%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
88%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 51 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 51 responses
Poll
78%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 49 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 54 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    65%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    30%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    2%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    2%
  • More than $100,000
    2%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 54 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    6%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    13%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    9%
  • Did not graduate yet
    72%
78%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 54 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 A minus
Median Household Income
$62,420
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,245
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$203,200
National
$281,900

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