University of South Florida
Type Public
Established 1956 (1956)
Chairman John B. Ramil
President Judy Genshaft
Provost Ralph Wilcox
Location Tampa, Florida, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Green and gold
Nickname Bulls

University of South Florida (USF) is a public research university located in Tampa, Florida, United States. The university is organized into 14 colleges and schools offering more than 180 undergraduate programs and "numerous degree programs at the graduate, specialist, and doctoral levels."[1] USF is classified as a research university with very high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.[2] The university enrolled more than 42,000 students, and it ranked 159 among all national universities and 14 for "Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology" programs according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[3]

Informatics programs

Health and clinical informatics

The following health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Health Informatics
32 credit hours, completed in roughly one to two years
Available online? Yes
Program URL:

Graduate Certificate in Clinical Informatics
12 credit hours (?)
Available online? Yes
Program URL:

Additional external links


  1. "About USF". University of South Florida. Retrieved 08 December 2016. 
  2. "Standard Listings". Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Indiana University. Retrieved 08 December 2016. 
  3. "University of South Florida". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. Retrieved 08 December 2016.