United States of America - Florida

top General Information


Street:P.O. Box 113150



Post Code:32611-3150


Other Sites

Also Shands Jacksonville Medical Center

Institution Funding



Founded 1853 as East Florida Seminary. Consolidated with the Land-Grant Florida Agricultural College and acquired present title 1906.

Academic Year

August to April

Admission Requirements

Graduation from high school or equivalent, and College Board SAT or ACT examination. TOEFL test for foreign students



Accrediting Agency

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Student Body


top Officers

Head : W. Kent Fuchs

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Joseph Glover

Job title:Provost and Senior Vice-President for Academic Affairs

top Divisions

Centre : Aeronomy and Other Atmospheric Sciences

Fields of study:Meteorology

Centre : Applied Mathematics

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics

Centre : Aquatic Plants

Fields of study:Botany

Centre : Business Ethics, Education and Research

Fields of study:Educational Research

Centre : Consumer Research

Centre : Florida Water Resources Research

Fields of study:Water Science

Centre : Freedom of Information

More details:Brechner

Centre : Gerontological Studies

Fields of study:Gerontology

Centre : International Economy and Business Studies

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, International Economics

Centre : Latin American Studies

Fields of study:Latin American Studies

Centre : Wetlands

College : Agricultural and Life Sciences

Fields of study:Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Bioengineering, Botany, Food Science, Forestry, Horticulture, Marine Science and Oceanography, Microbiology, Soil Science, Water Science

College : Arts

Fields of study:Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Music, Photography, Theatre

College : Business Administration

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Finance, Management, Marketing

More details:Warrington

College : Dentistry

Fields of study:Dentistry

College : Design, Construction and Planning

Fields of study:Architecture and Planning, Construction Engineering, Design, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, Regional Planning, Town Planning

College : Education

Fields of study:Education

College : Engineering

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering

College : Health and Human Performance

Fields of study:Physical Education, Public Health, Sports

College : Journalism and Communication

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Journalism

College : Law

Fields of study:Law

More details:Levin

College : Liberal Arts and Sciences

Fields of study:Actuarial Science, African Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Arts and Humanities, Asian Studies, Astronomy and Space Science, Botany, Chemistry, Classical Languages, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Criminal Law, Economics, English, French, Geology, German, History, Information Sciences, Jewish Studies, Linguistics, Mathematics, Microbiology, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Portuguese, Psychology, Religion, Russian, Sociology, Spanish, Statistics, Women's Studies, Zoology

College : Medicine

Fields of study:Medicine

College : Nursing

Fields of study:Nursing

College : Pharmacy

Fields of study:Pharmacy

College : Public Health and Health Professions

Fields of study:Health Sciences, Public Health

College : Veterinary Medicine

Fields of study:Veterinary Science

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Advertising and Publicity, Architecture, Design, Fine Arts, Fine Arts, Journalism, Landscape Architecture, Public Relations

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, Business and Commerce, Civil Engineering, Education, Engineering, Forestry, Health Sciences, Law, Nursing, Sports, Statistics, Taxation, Teacher Trainers Education

Doctor's Degrees (Professional Practice)

Fields of study:Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science

Education Specialist Degree

Fields of study:Education

Doctor's Degree (Research/Scholarship)

Fields of study:Education, Medicine, Nursing, Speech Therapy and Audiology

top Academic Periodicals


Florida FOCUS

University of Florida TODAY

Main Press

University of Florida Press


Statistics Year:2009-2010


Updated on 02-02-2015