University of Central Florida

United States of America

486th US-News World Ranking

University of Central Florida (UCF) is a public university which was established in the year 1963 in Florida. It is the largest university in the United States by undergraduate enrollment as well as the largest enrollment at a single campus. UCF was opened in 1968 as Florida Technological University, with the mission of providing personnel to support the growing  US space program at the Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Florida’s Space Coast. As the academic scope expanded beyond its original focus on engineering and technology, "Florida Tech" was renamed The University of Central Florida in 1978.

UCF has 13 colleges/schools and offers 200 majors through: College of Arts and Humanities; Burnett Honors College; College of Business Administration; College of Education and Human Performance; College of Engineering and Computer Science; College of Graduate Studies; College of Health and Public Affairs; College of Medicine; College of Nursing; College of Optics and Photonics; College of Hospitality Management; College of Sciences; College of Undergraduate Studies. The most popular majors at University of Central Florida include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Health Professions and Related Programs, Psychology, Education and Engineering. UCF follows a semester-based academic calendar.

UCF has over 66,000 students and out of that 54,662 are taking an undergraduate course. The student to faculty ratio is 30:1. The acceptance rate is 49% and the percent of people who are granted with financial aid is 87%.

 

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

The Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management enables students to build on their strengths and interests, broadens their knowledge of the industry; sharpens their management skills; and incorporates their professional and extracurricular experiences.

Official Transcripts, TOEFL score of 220 (computer test or equivalent score on the paper test), TOEFL iBT score of 80, IELTS band score of 6.5, Resume

Hotel Operation Manager, Restaurant Manager, Event Manager

31st Dec

English

The Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) degree program prepares individuals for careers as professional accountants and consultants in public accounting, financial institutions, government, industry, and nonprofit organizations.

GPA 3.0, Official Transcripts, TOEFL score of 220 (computer test or equivalent score on the paper test), TOEFL iBT score of 80, IELTS band score of 6.5, Resume

Accounting Clerk, Auditing Clerk, Accounting Assistant, Accounts payable clerk, Management trainee, Payroll clerk

31st Dec

English

The Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) degree program prepares individuals for careers as professional accountants and consultants in public accounting, financial institutions, government, industry, and nonprofit organizations.

GPA 3.0, Official Transcripts, TOEFL score of 220 (computer test or equivalent score on the paper test), TOEFL iBT score of 80, IELTS band score of 6.5, Resume

Accounting Clerk, Auditing Clerk, Accounting Assistant, Accounts payable clerk, Management trainee, Payroll clerk

31st Dec

English

The Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering (MSAE) is designed to prepare students for careers as engineers in aerospace.

Statement of educational, research, and professional career objectives, GPA 3.0, Official Transcripts, TOEFL score of 220 (computer test or equivalent score on the paper test), TOEFL iBT score of 80, IELTS band score of 6.5, Resume

Engineer, Mathematician,Physical scientist, or Life scientist.

31st Dec

English

The Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering (MSAE) is designed to prepare students for careers as engineers in aerospace.

Statement of educational, research, and professional career objectives, GPA 3.0, Official Transcripts, TOEFL score of 220 (computer test or equivalent score on the paper test), TOEFL iBT score of 80, IELTS band score of 6.5, Resume

Engineer, Mathematician,Physical scientist, or Life scientist.

31st Dec

a) University online application

b) $30 application fee

c) Official high school or homeschooled transcript and Official college transcript

d) Official SAT/ACT scores

e) Typical SAT scores: Math (550-640), Critical reading (540-630), Writing (510-610), ACT Composite (24-28)

f) Average GPA 3.92

g) TOEFL/IELTS/PTE scores if the applicant’s native language is not English

h) Acceptance rate: 49% (2015)

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: Florida Resident- $6,379, Non-Florida Resident- $38,000

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living is $12,000 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Fall-March 1, Spring-September 1, Summer- January 1

Graduate:  Fall- Jan 15, Spring-July 1, Summer- November 1

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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Shanghai
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Times Higher Education
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University Stats

66000

Students

1199

International Students

54662

Undergraduates

11338

Postgraduate

2200

Faculty Strength

6

International Faculty

49
%

Acceptance Rate

$
38000

Tuition Fees

$
12000

Living Cost

$
3000

Other Fees

1300

Avg. SAT

27

Avg. ACT

* All cost are in USD