About Florida State University
Established in 1851, Florida State University is a comprehensive, national graduate research university that puts research into action for the benefit of the students and society. It is located in Tallahassee, Florida.
Florida State University is a leader among the state's public universities, setting records in the award of national fellowships and scholarships. It has been rated "Research University/Very High research activity" (RU/VH), the top designation by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
Florida State University offers leading undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. There are various programs that consistently rank among the nation’s top twenty-five public universities, including those in Physics, Chemistry, Statistics, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Meteorology, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Criminology, Information, Creative Writing, Public Policy, Business and Law.