C
#3 Best Public Universities in Florida

University of Central Florida

Orlando, Florida

 5 Reviews

Overview

Student Population
71,881
University of Central Florida overview
Location Orlando, Florida
Online ucf.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
University of Central Florida overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Orlando, Florida, University of Central Florida is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 47,957 prospective students applied, and 21,661 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 8,043 enrolled in the school.  48,468 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 23,413 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $4,478 plus fees of $1,890. UCF is ranked 301 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Other Colleges to Consider 

Students considering UCF are frequently interested in these similar colleges.

Ratings

7/10
Overall
9/10
Academics
3/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
9/10
Value

UCF is rated within the top 38% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of Central Florida within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

View the CollegeSimply ranking methodology.

Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High
University of Central Florida overview
SAT 1160/1340
ACT 25/30
Weighted GPA 4.16
Applications Accepted
45.2% 
University of Central Florida overview
Applications Due Mar 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $30

Explore admissions requirements

Annual Cost to Attend

Florida Resident Tuition
$4,478
In State Costs for University of Central Florida
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,890
Room and Board $10,300
Budget for Other Expenses$4,970
Total One Year Cost$22,838
Out of State Resident Tuition
$19,810
Out of State Costs for University of Central Florida
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,890
Room and Board $10,300
Budget for Other Expenses$4,970
Total One Year Cost$38,170

Tuition and financial aid details

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$48,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
63% within 6 years

Explore Post Graduation Outcomes

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Central Florida students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 25%
Health Professions 10%
Psychology 9%
Education 8%
Engineering 5%

View All 87 Majors

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=132903 IPEDS survey data for University of Central Florida.

Current students may use the University of Central Florida GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.