Tampa Campus

Our Campuses for Graduate Students

USF is comprised of three extraordinary campuses, each with a one-of-a-kind college experience. Explore the opportunities at each campus and find your “best fit”! 


Tampa Campus
The Tampa campus is a global research powerhouse in one of the country’s most desirable metropolitan communities. From medicine and the arts to marine science and business, students can access a broad range of degree and specialty programs. The Tampa campus is USF’s largest campus location, and it serves undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students.

  • Exceptional Location
    In close proximity to some of the best beaches in the U.S., attractions like Busch Gardens, renowned museums, performing arts centers and a booming business corridor, the Tampa campus is an ideal college home.

  • Outstanding Student Life
    Our Tampa campus offers more than 600 clubs and organizations, award-winning recreation facilities (including an outdoor pool), an on-campus Publix store, our very own beach and frequent campus events.

  • Extensive Academic Options
    More than 250 programs at the master’s, specialist and doctoral levels are available, so you can pursue your precise academic passion.
  • Major Metropolitan Opportunities
    Our Tampa campus is located in a thriving metropolitan region, offering students many opportunities to intern or get their start with world-renowned companies.

  • Research Opportunities
     As one of 56 public research universities nationwide classified as a Doctoral University with “Highest Research Activity” by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, research remains a pillar of our university. You can join a faculty mentor who will lead you through hands-on research.

Schedule a visit to our Tampa campus and experience the amazing places where you can make memories while earning your degree. 


St. Petersburg Campus
Our waterfront St. Petersburg campus offers you the opportunity to pursue your degree in an inspiring atmosphere that encourages creativity. Nestled along Florida’s Gulf Coast in vibrant downtown St. Petersburg, students enjoy the best of Florida living: unparalleled scenic beauty within a culturally rich city.

  • Incomparable Location
    Within minutes of spectacular beaches, renowned museums, international dining and Fortune 500 companies, our St. Petersburg campus is an ideal spot to study AND play.

  • Academic Options
    Choose from 17 master’s degrees and 11 certification options in programs ranging from education to business to biology.

  • Small Classes
    With a low student-to-faculty ratio, professors will take a personal interest in helping you achieve your dreams.

  • Research Opportunities
    One of the distinctive aspects of the curriculum are the myriad opportunities for collaborative research in the classroom and community.

  • A Green Campus
    We’re recognized nationally as a university committed to sustainability.

Come see it to believe it. Schedule a visit to our St. Petersburg campus to experience the benefits first hand.


Sarasota-Manatee Campus

Do you prefer a tight-knit community where your professors know you by name? You’ll find that hometown feel on the Sarasota-Manatee campus. The campus provides a personalized learning environment for 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students, and this intimate learning environment allows you to engage in unique hands-on learning experiences through internships, research and service.

  • Small Classes
    With the lowest student-faculty ratio among all our campuses, many classes at our Sarasota-Manatee campus have fewer than 20 students. You get more personalized academic support.

  • Graduate Program Options
    Choose from a wide range of graduate programs in business administration, education, social work, criminal justice and more.

  • Experiential Learning
    Enjoy hands-on, experiential learning at Mote Marine Laboratory and our Culinary Innovation Lab.

  • On-Campus Activities
    Explore a variety of clubs and organizations, plus student recreation, such as a fitness center, yoga and more.

Experience our tight-knit community for yourself. Schedule a visit to our Sarasota-Manatee campus!