This is one of the oldest Catholic institution of higher education in Florida with over 130 years of operation and one of the top universities in Central Florida. Located 30 miles north of Tampa, the largest city of Tampa Bay Area in Florida, USA, the University is a private, non-profit institution that offers a liberal arts-based education for people of all faiths, and is one of the first American universities to provide distance learning opportunities to students. It emphasizes the development of every person’s mind, spirit, and body for a balanced life.

The University is well-known for diverse world-class academic degree programs, enhancing education through technology. It offers over 50 undergraduate degrees, programs as well as master’s, doctoral and certificate programs to students at the campus and over 40 education centers and offices, and through its Center for Online Learning.

It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate, bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, and doctoral degrees. It is also well-known for diverse composition of students, ranked among the Top 100 institutions graduating minority students with baccalaureate degrees.

At A Glance

Over 13,000

Students from all 50 states of the USA and 80 countries in the world


In Regional Universities South

Best Colleges – US News


Student-faculty ratio


In Best Value Schools

Best Colleges – US News

> 50

Undergraduate degrees

# 14

In Best Colleges for Veterans

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Master and Doctoral degree programs


In Best Online Colleges in America

> 70

Student clubs and organisations with diverse extracurriculum activities and exciting events

> 90,000

Alumni living in all states of the U.S and in 76 countries in the world, thousands of them are notable in Industry, Politics, Music, and Sports

Why Choose This University?

  • Continuously ranked as one of the top universities in the South, one of the top universities in Central Florida, and the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs
  • World-class diverse academic programs for undergraduate, master and doctoral degrees
  • World class faculty, who graduated from top universities and hold the highest degrees in their majors, bring regionally accredited academic excellence, and are experienced and committed;
  • Small class size enabling students to converse directly with the professors and providing comfortable and flexible learning environment for students;
  • Safe campus life with all the amenities and comfortable environment, complementing to the academic pursuits of students and promoting students’ development;
  • Diverse extracurricular activities and exciting events and sports.

Top 5 Majors of Bachelor’s Degree

  1. Management
  2. Marketing
  3. Accounting
  4. Communication Management
  5. Criminal Justice

Top 5 Majors of Master’s Degree

  1. Accounting
  2. Business Administration
  3. Cyber Security Management
  4. Data Analytics
  5. Health Care Management

Employment Opportunity after Graduation

  • Employed two years after graduation: 88%
  • On-campus job opportunities available at the University;
  • Students and potential employers can be connected via the University’s online platform, Career and Internship fairs and events.

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