The University of Tampa is a medium-sized comprehensive, private university located on approximately 100 acres of prime riverfront land in the heart of downtown Tampa. It is the school of choice for approximately 4,800 students from 50 states and U.S. territories and almost 100 countries. More than half of undergraduates are from Florida. Approximately 70 percent of the full-time undergraduates live on campus. Upon graduation, many students seek employment in the Tampa Bay area, frequently cited as one of the best places to live and work in the United States.
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the John H. Sykes College of Business offer more than 80 fields of study and pre-professional programs through a strong core curriculum rooted in the liberal arts. An Evening College presents degree programs to adults who want to study part-time at night. Graduate programs are offered for Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Innovation and Technology Management, Master of Science in Accounting, and Master of Science in Nursing. The MBA program is one of the largest in Florida and is one of the elite private schools in the southeast to have AACSB accreditation.
The University of Tampa offers
- About 80 areas of study (undergraduate and graduate)
- John H. Sykes College of Business (AACSB accredited)
- College of Liberal Arts and Sciences