Florida State University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(4.07 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 261 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC, + 5 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB and CSWE
  • Campus Setting: City: Midsize
  • Student Population: 41,173 (32,933 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 28% part-time, 72% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $11,553 in-state; $26,707 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

3.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Film Production
Graduation Year: 2015

The faculty really cares about you and your growth as a filmmaker. I love the family atmosphere and even-level playing ground they set for all the students.
4.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Communications (Speech Pathology)
Graduation Year: 2015

It has wonderful staff that are supportive and approachable. The program is extremely organized and offers great opportunities for its students.
4.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Criminal Justice
Graduation Year: 2016

This is my first semester as a graduate student. It was definitely a change but I love the program offered by FSU. The professors are absolutely amazing and are experts in their fields!
3.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2014

I have enjoyed my time at fsu. It allows working adults to continue their education part-time. The course work is challenging but rewarding and the ability to learn from other working adults is immeasurable.
3.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Communications
Graduation Year: 2015

The library program is very economical for the awesome education that you receive at Florida State. The MLIS in Children's Library Services is #1 in the country and we are ranked in the top 25 i-schools.
3.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2014

I feel the MSW program is excellent. I am currently enrolled in the distance learning program where students are able to balance working fulltime, a family and still obtain a graduate degree without feeling like we are getting any less of a quality education. The workload can be time consuming and it is difficult to juggle graduate level classes with working fulltime and caring for a family but I feel that the way the program is set up students not only learn the material but from one another through other student's experiences and personal stories and perspectives.
3.75 out of 5.0
Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2014

The biggest advantages to this program are the caliber of the professors and the networking potential. We do a lot of group projects, and I get the opportunity to work with students all over the world and from all kinds of different backgrounds personally and professionally. The biggest cons for me is that most of my professors don't utilize the video lecture technology and the course structure can be disorganized and difficult to follow the structure of the course. The workload can be a bit much at times making it difficult to really absorb the material.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2008

FSU has an excellent reputation. The technology for the online campus exceeded expectations. Instructors were very knowledgeable. Due to it being in an online format, transportation was hardly ever needed. Also, financial aid adminstration was excellent.
4.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2015

The FSU MBA program prepares students by presenting them with a variety of business best practices and theories. The student body has a diverse set of skills and experiences; most people are working full-time and are able to translate real-world experiences into the classroom.
3.33 out of 5.0
Degree: Nutrition
Graduation Year: 2015

The graduate program that I am currently enrolled in challenges students academically and provides a great platform to prepare us for our professional work. Although the program is very costly for an out of state student, the research conducted within this program is cutting edge and provides student with the latest information in the field. The program prepares students to become the best clinicians and health professionals possible.
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