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The Value of a USF Education

Come to USF and learn to succeed in every field from business and government to engineering and the arts. Come to USF and succeed in life.

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Top 6% in lifetime earnings

USF graduates see a higher return on their investment over their working lives than do alumni from 1,600 other U.S. four-year universities including UCLA, NYU, Pomona, and Fordham (source: Georgetown University "Ranking 4,500 Colleges by ROI" 2022).

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93% graduation rate

93 percent of USF undergraduates who attend full-time each semester graduate in four years.

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Top 10% for social mobility

Among more than 1,400 colleges and universities, USF ranks 113th for its success in graduating students from families earning less than $50,000 a year (source: U.S. News & World Report 2022).

Learn to EARN

$78,031
MEDIAN ANNUAL INCOME

USF graduates’ median annual income of $78,031 is 60 percent higher than the midpoint for graduates from other four-year schools nationwide (source: federal College Scorecard 2022).

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Median Starting Monthly Salaries by Major

(source: 2022 federal College Scorecard median monthly earnings 2 years after graduation)

 
 

Gain Experience

81%

of undergraduates land at least two internships during their time at USF

2,000

internships posted at the Career Services Center each month

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Study Abroad Programs in over 40 countries

121,408

alumni in 147 countries

USF Alumni

LAND YOUR DREAM JOB

Max Eunice '21 works at Cruise, the self-driving car company in San Francisco.

I didn’t only want to learn how marketing worked in a classroom, textbook sense, but also in the go do it, try it sense.”

LAND YOUR DREAM JOB

Max Eunice '21 works at Cruise, the self-driving car company in San Francisco.

Study Further

A USF education equips and inspires you to study further at institutions such as these:

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or Change the World at Work

Use USF’s connections to land a job in the field of your choice.

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Go Forth

Our graduates improve the world in ways small and large. See some of the things they’re up to: