University of Florida
The University of Florida is one of only 17 public, land-grant schools to be part of the Association of American Universities. It has over 50,000 students and is among the top colleges in Florida, making it one of the largest universities in the nation. Recent campus improvements have upgraded the nursing, medical, and science laboratories and classrooms to bring them in line with modern technology. The University of Florida has over 100 undergraduate programs and over 200 graduate programs, including professional degrees in veterinary medicine, pharmacy, medicine, law, and dentistry. Log on to www.ufl.edu or call 352-392-3261 to learn more about the school.
University of Miami
The University of Miami occupies a campus in Coral Gables, Florida and is one of the top colleges in Florida. The University of Miami is a private research university serving over 15,000 students. It has 12 schools and colleges with over 180 majors. The US News and World Report rated the University of Miami among the top-tier of national universities. The school earned the 50th spot on the “America’s Best Colleges” list. The school’s business degree programs are particularly high ranking degree programs. Call 305-284-2211 or visit www.miami.edu to learn more about the college.
University of Central Florida
As the country’s third-largest university, the University of Central Florida offers 225 degree programs. It is a leading school in engineering and computer science, education, business administration, science, hospitality management, digital media, modeling and simulation, and optics. The main campus in Orlando has 600 acres of lakes, woods, and an arboretum on its 1,415-acre property. Visit www.ucf.edu or call 407-823-2000 to learn more about the school.
Miami Dade College
Miami Dade College has over 170,00 students from around the world and offers over 300 programs of study, making it the largest and most diverse college in the nation. It offers vocational, associate and baccalaureate degrees, offers online courses, and has eight campuses throughout the state. The school has a statewide transfer agreement, which means its graduates who earn an Associates of Arts degree are guaranteed admission into any public university in the state. To learn more about Miami Dade College, visit www.mdc.edu or call 305-237-8888.
Florida State University
Florida State University earned the Carnegie Foundation’s highest designation, Doctoral/Research University-Extensive. This makes it one of the nation’s top research universities. The school has around 40,000 students who study in 15 colleges that offer over 275 total degree programs, including medicine and law, with undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, professional, and specialist degree programs available. Entry to popular degree programs, including business, film, visual arts, theater, and dance, is highly competitive due to such high demand. To learn more visit www.fsu.edu or call 850-644-2525.