Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA

Tallahassee, USA

  • 1851

    Established
  • 2000

    International Students
  • 22

    No. of Programs
  • 448

    QS World University Rankings
  • NO

    Scholarship
  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

One of the largest and oldest among the higher learning institutions in Florida’s State University System, Florida State University was established in 1823. The state university is affiliated with Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, Southeastern Universities Research Association, Universities Research Association, among others. In 2020, the university was ranked 18th in the US News & World Report among public universities in the United States. The National Science Foundation ranked FSU as the 16th best doctorate-granting university in the country for the highest number of African American doctorate recipients.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

Located in Tallahassee, Florida State University is based on a 1673-acre campus with the main campus spread over 485.5 acres and the Southwest Campus of FSU encompassing 850 acres . It comprises a total of 138 buildings along with seven libraries, sixteen colleges, 110 centres and so on. With 112 graduate programmes, 104 baccalaureate degree programmes and 70 doctorate degree programmes, the university delivers excellence in teaching and research in various fields including Communication & Information, Education, Engineering, Human Sciences, Music, Social Sciences, and more. 

Accomplishments & Alumni

FSU has an exhaustive list of notable alumni or ‘Seminoles’. More than 12 FSU graduates including Art Agnos, John Marks, Teresa Jacobs have been mayors and over 15 alumni have worked in the US Senate and House of Representatives. Notable personalities who have graduated from the university and made their mark in the entertainment industry include Jim Morrison, Scott Stapp, and Mark Tremonti. Apart from the entertainment industry and politics, other notables come from diverse fields such as journalism & media, sports, literature, social reform, military, and more.

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

The number of students enrolled at FSU from other ethnic backgrounds has been on the rise since many years. In Fall 2019 students from underrepresented racial/ethnic minority backgrounds increased by 3.4%. FSU has also received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award in 2019 from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. Apart from every Florida county, students at FSU also hail from 131 countries. Minorities represent 33% and women represent 55% of the university’s 41,867 students. Over two-thirds of FSU graduates looking for employment opportunities get at least one job offer within six months after graduation.

Florida State University Facts & Highlights

Type of University 

Public, Coed

Average Annual Tuition Fee

Bachelors: $37,732 (2021-22)

Masters: $43,662 (2021-22)

Admission Intakes

Fall

Average GPA Requirement

3.0 

Average Exam Score Requirement

SAT - 1250-1400; ACT - 28; IELTS - 6.5; TOEFL - 80; PTE: 55; GRE - 305; GMAT - 545

Admission Requirements

Academic Transcript, SOP, LOR 

Admissions Deadlines

Priority Deadline:  November 1

Regular Decision: March 1

Percentage of International Students

7%  

Size of Campus (in acres)

487 

Alumni Worldwide 

360k+ 

Female to Male Ratio

57 : 43

Average Salary after 10 Years

$45,100 (Annual)

Florida State University Rankings

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings 

NA

201-  300

201- 300

201-300

QS-  World University Ranking

475

456

448

472

THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking

251- 300

251-300

251- 300

251- 300

US News & World Report - Global Universities

NA 

195

190

190

US News & World Report - National University Ranking

55

58

57

70   

Florida State University Subject Rankings

Business

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019

QS- Accounting  & Finance 

NA  

151-200

151- 200

210- 250

THE (Times Higher Education)- Business and Economics 

301- 400

301-400

301-400

251- 300

US News & World Report - Graduate Business School

106

85

NA 

79

Computer Science

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019

THE (Times Higher Education) - Computer Science

NA 

401-500

401- 500

401-500

QS-  Computer Science & Information Systems

NA

301-350

301- 350

301- 350

Engineering

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019

QS - Engineering and Technology

NA

NA

308

296

THE (Times Higher Education) -  Engineering and Technology

NA

251-300

251- 300

201-250

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Programs

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  • Bachelor of Computer Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 2,300

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 15,37,400

  • Accelerated M.B.A

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 2,300

    • Duration

      1 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 30,71,400

  • B.S in Mechanical Engineering

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 2,300

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 15,37,400

  • B.S in Biological Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 2,300

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 15,33,800

Campus Location

Florida State University

Florida State University, 600 W. College Avenue, Tallahassee, FL 32306

http://admissions.fsu.edu/international/ | 850.644.6200 | graduateadmissions@fsu.edu

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