About the University of Florida
The University of Florida (UF) is a major, public, comprehensive, land-grant, research university and is the state’s oldest and most comprehensive. Since its inception in 1853, UF has become one of the nation’s most academically diverse public universities. The University of Florida encompasses a 2000-acre campus and more than 900 buildings. An extensive capital improvement program has resulted in facilities ideal for 21st century academics and research. From an enrollment of 102 students in 1905, UF has become to one of the largest universities in the nation serving more than 50,000 students. The UF online campus offers students the same challenging courses and the same prestigious degree as those who attend traditional on-campus programs. Over 50 online degree and certificate programs are offered.
About the UF School of Music
The School of Music, organized within the College of Fine Arts, plays an important role in the academic life of the University and the community. The School serves 75 graduate and 200 undergraduate music majors. All music education degree programs are approved by the Florida Department of Education and accredited by NASM, NCATE, and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).