School and Ranking Information
The schools where students can find marketing degrees in Tampa are 4-year schools, including a for-profit one. Considering school type, programs offered and rankings, the following school is regarded as one of the top schools in the area for a marketing degree:
- Winner: University of South Florida is a public 4-year school with educational programs in the field. USF offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in marketing.
School Info Chart
|Category||University of South Florida|
|Rankings||Tied at #161 for National Universities (2015)*|
|School Type||4-year, public|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2013-2014)||$6,410 (in-state), $17,324 (out-of-state)**|
|Marketing Programs Offered||Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate|
|Marketing Degrees Awarded (Bachelor's and Master's) in 2013||279**|
|Most Popular Marketing Degree Level in 2013||Bachelor's (252 awarded)**|
|Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class||63%**|
|Noteworthy||Students can find a chapter of the American Marketing Association at USF***|
Sources: *U.S. News & World Report, **NCES College Navigator, ***USF website
University of South Florida
- USF's business college is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
- The College of Business has a variety of study abroad opportunities available to students
- There are close to 200 different scholarships for students enrolled in the business college
University of South Florida's ratio of students relative to faculty is at 24 to 1. Nearly 90% of USF's full-time faculty members have the highest degree in their area of study.
The Muma College of Business offers an undergraduate major in marketing that students can take as either a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science. Courses that are part of the marketing major include professional selling and marketing management, and students have the option to complete an internship. The Master of Science in Marketing requires 33 credits for completion with courses on logistics, consumer behavior and strategy. USF also offers a PhD in Business Administration with a marketing emphasis.