College of Graduate Studies University of South Florida

College of Graduate Studies University of South Florida

Tampa, FL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
25%
75%
student ratio
246
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
65%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Cybersecurity Master of Science (MS) [computer security fundamentals]
      Master of Science (MS) [cyber intelligence]
      Master of Science (MS) [digital forensics]
      Master of Science (MS) [information assurance]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 112
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Foreign Language Varies, Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required for some and practicum
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

65% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 117
    • Accepted 77
    • Acceptance Rate 65
    • Enrolled 61
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th September 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0; official transcripts with confirmation that applicant has received bachelor's degree from regionally-accredited university; 250-500 word essay in which student describes academic and professional background, and reasons for pursuing degree, and professional goals pertaining to cybersecurity; two letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based; 79 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students246
    • Female Percentage25%
    • Male Percentage75%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students246
    • Part-time Percentage68%
    • Full-time Percentage32%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino17%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown or International Student3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty1
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage100%
    • Male Percentage0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIntegrated neuroscience, diabetes, sustainability of populations/environment, drug design and delivery, marine science
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$851,732

Location & Contact

College of Graduate Studies

University of South Florida

4202 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa, FL 33620-9951
United States

Dr. Dwayne Smith

Sr. Vice Provost and Dean of the Office of Graduate Studies

Phone: 813-974-7359
Fax: 813-974-5762
Email: mdsmith8@usf.edu

Mr. Paul Crawford

Associate Director for Graduate Admissions

Phone: 813-974-8800
Email: pjcrawford@usf.edu


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