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The University of South Florida

Breakdown of “Collaboration/Competitive” at USF

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentF
Automotive EngineeringC+
Business - Management and AdministrationC+
Chemical EngineeringA-
Civil EngineeringB
Computer EngineeringB+
Computer ScienceD-
Electrical EngineeringB-
Engineering DepartmentD+
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C+
Industrial Operations EngineeringB
Mechanical EngineeringC
Music EducationB+
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceB
Political ScienceB+
PreMed and MedicalB
Public HealthC
School of InformationB+
Social WorkA-

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Collaboration/Competitive compared with similar schools in class.

University of South Florida
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University of Central Florida
University of Florida
Florida State University
University of Southern California
Florida International University
Harvard University
Frostburg State University


Let me just start by say I visited FSU, USF, and UCF and I was accepted by all three. I chose USF because it has everything I wanted. Great weather, n...Read full comment
While I like my program, the school itself is pretty unremarkable--a commuter school in a suburbian (strip malls!) area of a dull city (sure, there is...Read full comment
This school is a joke. People only come here from in-state because they are too lazy/don't have the grades to go elsewhere. The 'education' here is te...Read full comment
USF, like all schools, has its pros and cons. As a music education major, its hard to judge any non-music courses. The music department is quickly g...Read full comment
I love the University of South Florida. Tampa is a great city. There is always something to do, whether it be going to a USF bar or going downtown. ...Read full comment
I was also in the Honors College @ USF, so that may color my opinions. Rather than go to one of the podunk college towns in the northern part of the ...Read full comment
The University of South Florida is an amazing school. I have nothing bad to say about it. The campus is beautiful and there is always something to do ...Read full comment
USF is a good school. Just like every university in the nation, its what you make of it. Come in with an open mind and you will love it. Many bad comm...Read full comment
Let me start with these blanket statements: 1. If you're looking for the typical 'college experience' do not attend USF. 2. If you're looking for a co...Read full comment
This is very much a commuter school. However, I'm 27 and married so I don't need much of a campus social life. That being said, there is ABSOLUTELY NO...Read full comment
USF is getting better as Tampa itself becomes more cultured. Both have made great strides going from "podunk redneck hick town/university" to a moder...Read full comment
I don't think this school has been able to promote itsself very well. It is very underrated, and should be one of the most desirable colleges in the n...Read full comment
I love this school. After doing a couple "test" semesters at a couple other Florida schools, I have found my home. This school offers challenging clas...Read full comment
USF has an excellent advertising campaign. Every picture or article on the school website or brochures about the reputation of the school is misleadin...Read full comment
Hmm... These reviews are very interesting. I am a freshmen here and I just had to post. It is 3:30 in the morning (the day after St. Patty's) and I c...Read full comment
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