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The University of Central Florida

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

UCF Address

General info:(407) 823-2000
Financial aid office:(407) 823-2827
Admissions office:(407) 823-3000University Homepage

Tuition + UCF Housing (2011-2012)

Meals Per Week:21

Undergrad Application Fee: $30
Grad Application Fee:$30

Tuition Prepaid:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:10,276
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2011-2012)

# of Undergrads: 55,378
# of Grad students: 10,895
# of Part time: 157
Total Students: 66,273




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

90% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,546

9% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $966

7% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $953

60% receive student loans and the average amount is $4,394Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Intensive

Special Programs

MD Medical Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Do not know

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

46% men vs 44% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2011-2012)

Men Applicants:14,599
Women Applicants:19,369
Men Admitted:6,713
Women Admitted:8,590

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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• Aerospace Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
• Anthropology
• Applied Mathematics General
• Applied Mathematics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Art Teacher Education
• Art/Art Studies General
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biomedical Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biotechnology
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Administration and Management General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Business/Commerce General
• Business/Managerial Economics
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemistry Other
• Cinematography and Film/Video Production
• Civil Engineering General
• Civil Engineering General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
• Clinical Psychology
• Computer Engineering General
• Computer Engineering General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
• Computer and Information Sciences General
• Computer and Information Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Computer and Information Sciences Other
• Conservation Biology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
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• Creative Writing
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• Digital Arts
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• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• Economics General
• Economics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education General
• Education General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education General Post-master's certificate
• Educational Instructional and Curriculum Supervision
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• Educational Leadership and Administration General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Educational Leadership and Administration General Post-master's certificate
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• Electrical Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Engineering Technology General
• English Language and Literature General
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
• Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Film/Cinema/Video Studies
• Finance General
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• Foreign Language Teacher Education
• Foreign Languages and Literatures General
• Forensic Science and Technology
• French Language and Literature
• General Studies
• Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
• Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences General
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management
• History General
• Hospitality Administration/Management General
• Humanities/Humanistic Studies
• Industrial Engineering
• Industrial Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Industrial and Organizational Psychology
• Information Technology
• International/Global Studies
• Journalism
• Laser and Optical Engineering
• Laser and Optical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Legal Assistant/Paralegal
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Management Information Systems General
• Marketing/Marketing Management General
• Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
• Mass Communication/Media Studies
• Materials Engineering
• Materials Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians Other
• Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
• Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
• Meeting and Event Planning
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies General
• Music General
• Music Performance General
• Music Teacher Education
• Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
• Nursing Practice Phd(Professional practice)
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• Photography
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
• Physical Therapy/Therapist Phd(Professional practice)
• Physics General
• Physics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Political Science and Government General
• Professional Technical Business and Scientific Writing Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Psychology General
• Psychology General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
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• Public Administration and Social Service Professions Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Radio and Television
• Reading Teacher Education
• Real Estate
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
• Restaurant/Food Services Management
• School Psychology Post-master's certificate
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Social Science Teacher Education
• Social Sciences General
• Social Work
• Sociology
• Sociology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Special Education and Teaching General
• Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
• Statistics General
• Structural Engineering
• Systems Science and Theory
• Systems Science and Theory Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Taxation
• Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Levels and Methods Oth
• Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
• Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
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