University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee


University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee

Infobox University
name = University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee


motto="Truth and Wisdom"
established=1975
CEO/Vice President=Arthur M. Guilford Ph.D.
city=Sarasota
state=Florida
country = USA
nickname=Bulls
mascot=Rocky the Bull
colors=Green and Gold color box|#336633color box|#CCCC99
website=http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, also known as USF Sarasota-Manatee, is a regional campus of the University of South Florida that was established in 1975. Along with the main campus in Tampa, Florida, USF Sarasota-Manatee has two sister campuses in Lakeland and St. Petersburg, the latter being autonomous.

USF Sarasota-Manatee offers over 40 bachelor's degree, master's degree, and certificate programs in Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Nursing, Hotel & Restaurant Management, and Information Technology. Day, evening, & weekend classes are offered at its new campus just north of University Parkway. The campus also boasts a location in south Sarasota County at Manatee Community College in Venice.

History

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee opened in 1975 as a satellite campus of the University of South Florida.

Ties with New College

Since its creation in 1975, the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee shared a campus with the New College of Florida. [ [http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/ir/QuickFacts/QuickFacts.htm USF Sarasota-Manatee: Quick Facts ] ] New College and USF Sarasota-Manatee would continue to share campuses until a new campus was built for USF Sarasota Manatee. The new campus opened on August 28, 2006. [ [http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/studentservices/documents/newcampus.htm USF Sarasota-Manatee - New Campus ] ] The campus is a convert|100000|sqft|m2|sing=on facility with 24 classrooms, a 190-seat lecture/exhibition hall, seminar and video-conferencing rooms, computer labs, a child-care center, student gathering places, faculty and staff offices, a technology and learning center, dining facilities, and training facilities for the School of Hotel and Restaurant Management. [ [http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/studentservices/documents/newcampus.htm USF Sarasota-Manatee - New Campus ] ]

Departments

* [http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/CAS/index.html College of Arts and Sciences]
* [http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/COBA/ College of Business]
* [http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/COE/index.html College of Education]
* [http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/AcademicAffairs/Documents/CollegeofEngineering/Engineering.htm College of Engineering]
* [http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/AcademicAffairs/Documents/CollegeofNursing/Nursing.htm College of Nursing]

Footnotes

External links

* [http://www.sarasota.usf.edu/ Official Website]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • University of South Florida — the student ethnicity profile of the university consisted of: 65 percent white students (29,578), 12 percent African American students (5,277), 12 percent Hispanic students (5,331), six percent Asian/Pacific Islander (2,582), one percent American …   Wikipedia

  • University of South Florida St. Petersburg — Infobox University name = University of South Florida St. Petersburg motto= Truth and Wisdom established=1965 [http://www.stpt.usf.edu/aboutusf/index.htm About USF St. Petersburg] ] chancellor=Karen A. White… …   Wikipedia

  • South Florida metropolitan area — South Florida redirects here. For the university in Tampa, see University of South Florida. For that school s athletic program, see South Florida Bulls. Miami–Fort Lauderdale–Pompano Beach Common name: South Florida Larg …   Wikipedia

  • Sarasota County, Florida — Logo …   Wikipedia

  • Sarasota, Florida — View of Sarasota beachfront on the Gulf of Mexico in the foreground across her keys in Sarasota Bay to the harbor and downtown bay front in the middle ground and residential neigh …   Wikipedia

  • Sarasota Police Department — Abbreviation SPD Patch of the Sarasota Police Department. Age …   Wikipedia

  • Sarasota — Spitzname: Paradise Ringling Estate in Sarasota Lage in Florida …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Manatee Palms Youth Services — Psychiatric Solutions, Inc. Geography Location Bradenton, Florida, United States …   Wikipedia

  • Florida — This article is about the U.S. state of Florida. For other uses, see Florida (disambiguation). State of Florida …   Wikipedia

  • Sarasota County — Verwaltung US Bundesstaat: Florida Verwaltungssitz: Sarasota Adresse des Verwaltungssitzes: County Courthouse P.O. Box 8 Sarasota, FL 34230 0008 Gründung: 14. Mai 1921 …   Deutsch Wikipedia