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The University of South Florida

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at USF

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentB+
Automotive EngineeringA+
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
Chemical EngineeringA-
Civil EngineeringB
Computer EngineeringB
Computer ScienceB
Electrical EngineeringB-
Engineering DepartmentB-
Geography and GeosciencesC+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C-
Industrial Operations EngineeringA
Mechanical EngineeringA-
Music EducationA-
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceA+
Political ScienceA+
PreMed and MedicalC+
Public HealthA-
School of InformationA-
Social WorkA-

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University of South Florida
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Surrounding City

... ) area of a dull city (sure, there is stuff to do, but you really have to search it out; in the end, it is usually not even worth it) ...Read full comment
... Channelside, Ybor City, Clearwater beaches, Hyde Park, Busch Gardens, Tampa Sea Aquarium, all kinds of great stuff to check out ...Read full comment
... It is very underrated, and should be one of the most desirable colleges in the nation, considering having really large campus(like a college town...Read full comment
... The surrounding city is worse ...Read full comment
... if you can just attend classes then I think you'll find Tampa to be an interesting city (as long as you're over 21 years old) ...Read full comment
... Not to mention that Tampa isn't exactly a 'cultured city' - for those of us who have lived elsewhere, like the NE or West Coast, or travelled at ...Read full comment
... Rather than go to one of the podunk college towns in the northern part of the state, I got a comparable education in a major city at a bargain b...Read full comment
... But at the same time Tampa is an amazing city to live in ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful and there is always something to do on campus and also in the city of Tampa ...Read full comment
... Both have made great strides going from "podunk redneck hick town/university" to a modern urban city ...Read full comment
... Tampa is a great city ...Read full comment
... I'm originally from Fort Myers so I do enjoy the big city but it's lacking ...Read full comment
... Being in a city like Tampa you get a nice boost in employment opportunities and local businesses really support USF's graduates ...Read full comment
... The surrounding city is perfect but only if you have plans ...Read full comment
... The city itself is OK, it's very normal ...Read full comment
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