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We Are On The Rise

Florida State University is ranked 38 in the U.S. News and World Report Public University Rankings. We leapt 5 spots in one year, more than any other top 50 university in America. 

FSU is ranked by U.S. News and World Report as the second most efficient public university in America. 

41,473 Students - 2017 Freshman Class - Average GPA 4.1/SAT 1848
4-Year Graduation Rate 65% graduation rate and 94% retention rate
FSU is ranked 15th in the nation for our 4-year grad rate
Job Placement - More than two-thirds of FSU graduates seeking employment have at least one job offer by graduation
FSU receives more National Science Foundation funding than any other University
FSU's Top Nationally Ranked Online Graduate Programs: Education(#3), Criminal Justice(#7), Non-MBA business (#9), MBA program (#16), Information Technology (#11), Nursing (#43)
#1 College of Law in the state
Student-Veteran Graduation Rate: Military Times ranked Florida State No. 11 in the latest 'Best Colleges for Vets' rankings (2017)
Florida State film school graduate Barry Jenkins' Moonlight won an Academy Award for best picture. Seven FSU graduates also worked on the winning film
Number One State in the nation for higher education
400 first-generation college students who have been disadvantaged by economic or educational circumstances excel in our CARE program through targeted programs and mentoring

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216 Westcott
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1440

Telephone: 850-644-4453 or
FAX: 850-644-2888