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  • FSU is a Public and University of Miami is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • University of Miami has more expensive tuition & fees ($50,226) than FSU ($18,786).
  • It is harder to admit to University of Miami than FSU.
  • University of Miami has higher submitted SAT score (1,275) than FSU (1,275).
  • University of Miami has higher submitted ACT score (83) than FSU (83).
  • FSU has more students with 41,362 students while University of Miami has 17,003 students.
  • FSU has more full-time faculties with 1,448 faculties while University of Miami has 1,116 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - Florida State University and University of Miami.
FSUvs.University of Miami
Tallahassee, FloridaLocationCoral Gables, Florida
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
In-State$5,656
Out-Of-State$18,786
Tuition & Fees$50,226
30,161 (91.37%)Number Receiving Financial Aid7,475 (69.01%)
$6,830Average Amount of Financial Aid$31,431
49.19 %Acceptance Rates35.70 %
37.53 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)20.22 %
1,275SAT Score1,340
83ACT Score91
80 %Graduation Rate84 %
7 %Transfer-out Rate-
94 %Retention Rate91 %
41,362Student Population17,003
1,448Number of Faculties1,116
22 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare