Florida has five major universities located throughout the state. these five universities all offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs covering a broad spectrum of degree programs.
The University of Florida is located in Gainesville and is the largest university in Florida. The University of Florida opened its doors in 1853 and now offers over 300 degree programs. The University of Florida has over 900 buildings on it 2,000 acre campus and an annual enrollment of over 51,000 students.
The University of Central Florida has a main campus located in Orlando as well as eleven other campuses located throughout central Florida. UCF offers more than 200 degree programs and has a annual enrollment of just over 50,000 students.The whole story can be found at http://bleacherreport.com/articles/832215-florida-international-dominates-north-texas-to-start-season
The university of South Florida is the third largest university in Florida and is located in Tampa. Although it was not established until 1956 the school now has an annual enrollment of over 40,000 students and offers over 225 different programs.
Florida International University located in Miami was opened in 1972. It now has an annual enrollment of over 39,000 students and over 200 degree programs. Florida International was the first university opened in Miami-Dade county.
Florida state university can be found in Tallahassee. FSU opened in 1857 and now offers more than 275 different programs. Florida State has a student enrollment of more than 38,000 students a year and is the fifth largest school in Florida.