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University of South Florida

Name of Institution: The University of South Florida

Location: Tampa, Florida, USA

Studying abroad can be a magical and eye-opening adventure. You will find that living in the U.S.A and immersing yourself in a different culture, not only enriches your sense of independence and confidence but it also enhances your academic career and employment prospects. As an exchange student at USF you will have the opportunity to explore the US, from the charms of the deep south to the dynamics of Tampa’s vibrant city life. Whatever lifestyle you are looking for can be found here! USF is a global & intellectually charged community for ideas and encourages students to think independently and explore the opportunities for academic and personal enrichment and growth. A USF student is a modern day Renaissance person who believes in celebrating differences and promoting the cohesion of ideas. USF offers courses in a vast array of degree programs, both Undergraduate and Graduate Level. By combining the best of the academic world with a multicultural and exciting campus life and cutting edge technology and research institutes, studying at USF creates a truly incomparable experience.

Subject Areas Open to Exchange Students


Biology Interior and Spatial Design (Prerequisites)
Business (Prerequisites) Law
Chemistry Mathematics and Statistics
Computer Science Music
Counter Terrorism Studies Nutrition (Prerequisites)
Criminology and Justice Occupational Therapy (Prerequisites)
Dance Performing Arts/Acting
Engineering (Prerequisites) Politics
English Psychology
Environmental Science/Management Security Management/Technology
Exercise/Sports Science/Kinesiology (Prerequisites) Social Science
Geography Social Work (Prerequisites)
Health Science (Prerequisites) Speech Pathology (Prerequisites)
History Teacher Education (Primary) (Prerequisites)
Hospitality Management Teacher Education (Secondary) (Prerequisites)
Human Resource Management Urban and Regional Planning (Prerequisites)
Information Technology Writing


Biology (Special cases) Human Resource Management (Prerequisites)
Business (Prerequisites) Information Technology (Prerequisites)
Chemistry Mathematics and Statistics
Counter Terrorism Studies (Prerequisites) Politics
Environmental Science/Management (Prerequisites) Psychology
Geography Writing

Areas of Study Not Available/Restrictions for Exchange Students:

Advertising,Mass Communication, Public Relations and the College of Medicine are not open to exchange students.

There may be restrictions on Business and Education courses.

Institution Website:

Semester Dates:

Fall Semester: August – December                

Spring Semester: January – May

Course Information / Catalogue:

Undergraduate Catalogs

Graduate Catalogs

Timetable / Class Schedule:

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Accommodation Websites:

Housing and Residential Education

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