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Florida Metropolitan University-Tampa Campus: Narrative Description

FLORIDA METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY-TAMPA CAMPUS H-7

3319 West Hillsborough Ave.
Tampa, FL 33614-5899
Tel: (813)879-6000; Admissions: (813)879-6000; Fax: (813)871-2483; Web Site: http://www.cci.edu/

Description: Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Part of Corinthian Colleges, Inc. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1890. Setting: 4-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 1,218. Faculty: 93 (11 full-time, 82 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 237 applied, 54% were admitted. Full-time: 698 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 427 students, 62% women, 38% men. Students come from 10 states and territories, 46% 25 or older, 3% transferred in. Core. ESL program, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements: Options: Common Application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, CPAt. Required for some: SAT I, ACT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Tuition: $8460 full-time, $245 per quarter hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $180 full-time, $180 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to program.

Collegiate Environment: Social organizations: 6 open to all; coed fraternity; 7% of eligible men and 13% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Legal Network, Phi Beta Lambda, PC-MAC Users Group, International Club, Art League. Major annual events: Network Night (career planning), Health Fair. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, evening and Saturday afternoon patrols by trained security personnel. College housing not available. Tampa College Library with 4,000 books, 95 microform titles, 125 serials, 250 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending 2002-03: $90,000. 113 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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