The University of West Florida

Pensacola, FL
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The University of West Florida Review

Pensacola, FL, 11000 University Parkway
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Career Preparation B+
Students and Culture B+
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups B+
B+
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The University of West Florida is a medium sized, public, four-year university enrolling 12,763 students and offering 80 degrees in Pensacola, FL.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at The University of West Florida.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
784 recent grads, 5 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
42
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
15
Curriculum and Instruction
19
8
12
Educational/instructional Technology
3
Educational Leadership and Administration
194
5
Elementary Education and Teaching
23
English Language and Literature
45
13
Health and Physical Education/fitness
112
11
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
2
Liberal Arts
113
Music Teacher Education
8
Reading Teacher Education
8
Special Education and Teaching
75
57
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
19
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Human and Social Sciences
517 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
34
15
Community Health Services/liaison/counseling
13
6
History
38
17
Humanities/humanistic Studies
3
0
International Relations and Affairs
43
Philosophy
13
Political Science
20
5
Psychology
115
25
Social Sciences
63
Social Work
52
55
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Healthcare
416 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/trainer
15
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
23
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences
138
Public Health
59
Registered Nurse
176
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Business
331 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
65
22
Business Administration and Management
38
50
Commerce
19
Business/managerial Economics
1
Economics
2
Finance
25
Marketing/marketing Management
43
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
66
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Mathematics and Science
199 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biological and Physical Sciences
4
Biology
59
11
Chemistry
26
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
27
Mathematics
20
31
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
10
Physics
11
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Computer Technology
152 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
53
39
Information Technology
52
Management Information Systems
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Communication and Media
132 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Mass Communication
116
16
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Engineering
125 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Engineering
12
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
64
Engineering Technology
13
Environmental Science
23
13
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Legal and Law
120 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
86
14
Legal Assistant/paralegal
20
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Hospitality
56 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Management
56
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Art and Design
43 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
18
Fine Arts
14
Music Performance
11
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at The University of West Florida.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management
Computer and Information Sciences
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational/instructional Technology
Educational Leadership and Administration
Engineering Technology
English Language and Literature
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences
Information Technology
Mathematics
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Specialized institution accreditations:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Council on Education for Public Health Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 6 Reviews
Alumni
Marketing, Class of 1985

don't know what it does now

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Elementary Education, Class of 2015

Litmited within the college, but outside, in Greek organizations, more within field networking is available. Curriculum is idealistic.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Interdisciplinary Humanities, Class of 2012

It's a good school for business, archeology and oceanography majors.

Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 6 Reviews
Alumni
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Class of 1977

Just like any other college

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Masters of Mathematical Sciences, Class of 2007

everyone is really nice and it is a beautiful campus

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Interdisciplinary Humanities, Class of 2012

It's a smallish, laid back school with mostly locals.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 6 Reviews
Alumni
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Class of 1977

Everything was pretty new in 1972. Very nice facilities and atmosphere.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Interdisciplinary Humanities, Class of 2012

Lots of computer labs and dorms. If you're majoring in math or business, you will take most of your classes in really nice building with their own cafes.

Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 6 Reviews
Alumni
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Class of 1977

There were many local students that commuted daily cutting down on extracurricular activities.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Masters of Mathematical Sciences, Class of 2007

Rugby, golf, basketball, ultimate frisbee, and they just got a football team

Rated January 2016
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