Funding troubles hit low-performance schools as part of the state’s new performance-based funding scheme.This may mean reductions in state funding and financial aid for students in affected schools.Having met a rigorous number of benchmarks set forth by the Florida legislature, FSU in Tallahassee was recently designated as a preeminent research university.
The Carnegie Foundation has recognized UCF for excellence, bestowing the highest designations in both community engagement and very high research activity.
Undergrads can choose from 109 different degrees, including a number offered in accelerated format for students looking to enter the job market quickly.
Other colleges of note include the Schools of Agricultural and Life Sciences; Design, Construction and Planning; and Veterinary Medicine.
With a small campus of just 2,000 students, USFSM's main focus is providing an individualized educational experience; the school boasts a student-to-faculty ratio of 13:1 and a 92% student satisfaction rate.
Students looking for a religious education pursue options like the Baptist College of Florida, the Hindu University of America and the Talmudic University of Florida to meet their spiritual needs.