Colleges and Schools
Stetson University was founded in 1883 with the vision of preparing students for lives of significance – times have changed, but our vision has remained constant.
Stetson University’s College of Law is Florida’s first law school and is ranked in the top tier for both trial advocacy and legal writing.
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Stetson students dare mighty things. They ask what’s possible, then they let their imaginations, competitive spirits and inquisitive natures propel them toward solutions that can remake the world.
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Stetson emphasizes active learning with a low undergraduate student/teacher ratio of 13:1. Sixty percent of classes have fewer than 20 students, and no classes have 50 or more students. Half of the first-year students finished in the top quarter of their high school graduating class.
Best 385 Colleges
Stetson University has been recognized as one of the leading undergraduate institutions in the nation by The Princeton Review for the fifth straight year. This honor, given to only about 15 percent of America’s four-year colleges, appears in the 2020 edition of “The Best 385 Colleges.”
Which colleges and universities offer students the best value? The calculation used for this ranking uses a school’s academic quality and the net cost of attendance for a student who received financial aid. The higher the quality of the program and the lower the cost, the better the deal.