University of Central Florida

University of Central Florida (locally referred to as UCF) is a public higher education institution located just east of Orlando, Florida. A majority of students at UCF live in student housing on the university's 1,400-acre main campus. UCF also operates 12 satellite campuses located throughout the state of Florida. In terms of undergraduate enrollment, it is currently the largest university in the United States, second only to Arizona State University by total enrollment.

UCF is organized into 13 academic colleges which together offer 90 bachelor degree programs, 87 master degree programs, 3 specialist programs, 91 doctoral degrees and one professional program in over 59 areas of study and 183 field specific concentrations. UCF is well known for being a very culturally diverse institution. It awards more degrees to minority students than most other universities in the nation. It was ranked 12th and 18th nationally, respectively, for the number of degrees it awarded to Hispanic and African-American students.

Five of the University of Central Florida's education programs have been named among the nation's "Best Graduate Programs," including their computer science and engineering programs. The university's ROTC program is also ranked in the top 15% in the US. In 2015, the university was ranked 3rd best among "up-and-comming" national universities by U.S. News & World Report. While the University of Central Florida is primarily an undergraduate institution, many of its graduate programs have been ranked among the top 100 in the country.

UCF is regionally is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Commission on Colleges. This means the credits you earn at UCF will be transferrable to any other regionally (or nationally) accredited institution in the nation – which includes most major colleges and universities.

UCF has many competitive athletic programs. The school's sports teams, the Knights, are Division I members of the NCAA's American Athletic Conference.


Through Online@UCF, the University of Central Florida offers current and prospective students the ability and opportunity to complete college courses and degrees online. Currently, UCF offers online undergraduate minors, undergraduate certificates, undergraduate degrees, graduate certificates and graduate degrees. Areas of study available online include English, History, Education, Criminal Justice, Health Services Administration, Psychology, Sociology, Nursing, Anthropology, Cultural Studies, Political Science and Interdisciplinary Studies to name just a few.

General Information

Phone Number: (407) 823-2000
Address: 4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, Florida 32816
Institution Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Very Large ( 49,000+ undergrad, 8,400+ grad )
Award Levels: Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral
In-State Tuition $ 2,967
Out-of-State Tuition $ 17,724
Online Degrees Offered: NO
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 32 to 1
Website Address:

Majors and Degrees

Majors/Degrees AA/AS BS/BA MA/MS PHD
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Biology Biological Sciences
Biomedical Sciences
Conservation Biology
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Actuarial Science
Business Administration and Management
Business Commerce
Business Managerial Economics
Hospitality Administration Management
Management Information Systems
Marketing Marketing Management
Meeting and Event Planning
Non-profit Public Organizational Management
Real Estate
Restaurant Food Services Management
Communication and Journalism
Mass Media Studies
Radio and Television
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Computer Information Sciences
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer and Information Sciences, Other
Information Technology
Art Teacher Education
Curriculum and Instruction
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education and Teaching
Educational Instructional Technology
Educational Leadership and Administration
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
General Science Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
School Counseling and Guidance Services
Social Science Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development - Specific Levels and Methods
Teaching English As A Second Language (esl) Instructor
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Space Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Environmental Environmental Health Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Laser and Optical Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Structural Engineering
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Computer Technology Computer Systems Technology
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology Technician
Engineering Technology
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies Technicians
English Language and Literature Letters
Creative Writing
English Language and Literature
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures
French Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature
Health Professions and Related Programs
Audiology Audiologist and Speech-language Pathology Pathologist
Clinical Laboratory Science Medical Technology Technologist
Health Health Care Administration Management
Health Information Medical Records Administration Administrator
Health Services Allied Health Health Sciences
Marriage and Family Therapy Counseling
Medical Radiologic Technology Science - Radiation Therapist
Physical Therapy Therapist
Respiratory Care Therapy Therapist
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice Safety Studies
Forensic Science and Technology
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant Paralegal
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities
General Studies
Humanities Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences Liberal Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics
Multi Interdisciplinary Studies
International Global Studies
Multi- Interdisciplinary Studies
Systems Science and Theory
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration Management
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Religion Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Clinical Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government
Social Sciences

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