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  • University of FloridaAdmissions & Enrollment

    Admissions
    Number of students in online programs1,5701
    Acceptance rate (campuswide)47.1%2
    Minimum / average high school GPA for acceptance2.75 / 3.75
    Average ACT score of accepted students293
    Requirements
    Admissions tests acceptedACT or SAT
    Admissions essay required?No
    Admissions interview required?No
    References required?No
    Other admissions requirementsNon-refundable application fee of $30
  • University of FloridaTuition & Aid

    Tuition
    In-state tuition (per online credit hour*)$1294
    In-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour)$5334
    In-state tuition for academic year (including fees)$20,6615
    Out-of-state tuition (per online credit hour*)$5534
    Out-of-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour)$2,3894
    Out-of-state tuition for academic year** (including fees)$42,9395
    Financial Aid Availability
    Financial aid availableYes
    % of undergraduates receiving need-based financial aid51.5%2

    Notes

    • *The cost per online credit hour does not include distance education fees or other expenses such as books and exam proctoring fees.
  • University of FloridaAcademics & Faculty

    Academics
    Regional accrediting bodySACS
    Online psychology programs offeredBachelor of Arts
    First online program offered in2001-2002
    Grad school accredited by the APA?Yes
    Psychology Coursework
    Foundational CoursesGeneral Psychology; Biological Bases of Behavior and Mental Processes; Developmental Changes Across the Lifespan; Learning and Cognition; Sociocultural / Individual Differences Approaches and Influences
    Faculty
    Full-time online instructional faculty2881
    Instructional faculty with PhD (Psychology Department)41
    Tenured faculty62%6
    Average experience teaching online6 years1
  • University of FloridaServices & Support

    Structure
    Online program same as campus?No
    Student to student engagementYes
    Online chatroomsYes
    Web conferencing (webinars)Yes
    Skype or other visual softwareYes
    Student Support
    Academic advisingYes
    Career placement assistance?Yes
    Access to digitized library materials?Yes
    Mentoring?No
    24-7 technical support?Yes
    Live tutoring?Yes
    Instructor response expected within24 hours
    One-year new student retention rate96%5
    Graduation rate88%5
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