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Florida International University

Florida International University is an R1 classified public research University based in Florida, United States of America. It has accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The vision of the University is Hope, Knowledge, and Opportunity. It has a total enrolment of more than 56,000 students in the various programs of the University of which more than 39,000 students are undergraduates and 9,000 plus are postgraduates. Students can visit the official website at http://www.fiu.edu/

Florida International University History

Florida International University's history started as a daughter organization of the State University System of Florida. It was founded in the year 1965 and started its doors for students in 1972. Ernest Cap Graham played an important role in the establishment of the University. 

Florida International University Programs, Courses, and Schools  

Florida International University has many degrees granting schools and colleges that include –

  • Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine 
  • Honors College 
  • Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences 
  • Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work 
  • Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs 
  • Engineering and Computing 
  • Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management 
  • Business 
  • Art, Sciences, and Education 

Florida International University undergraduate programs and courses include –

  • Accounting 
  • Adult Education and Human Resources Development
  • African and African Diaspora Studies 
  • Anthropology and Sociology 
  • Architecture 
  • Graphic Design 
  • Digital Arts 
  • Art Education 
  • Asian Studies 
  • Behavioral Neuroscience 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Biological Sciences 
  • Biomedical Engineering 
  • Business Analytics 
  • Chemical Education 

To know more about Florida International University programs and courses, click here degrees-and-programs

Florida International University Achievements

  • It ranked 75 in the nation by Washington Monthly. 
  • It ranked 145 in the region by Forbes. 
  • It ranked 162 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. 
  • It ranked between 801-1000 in the world by QS. 
  • It ranked between 401-500 in the world by ARWU. 

Florida International University USP 

It is categorized as an R1 Doctoral University for its high-level research activity. In terms of student enrolment, it is in the second position in Florida and fifth in the US. The academic programs of the University have accreditation including Space Grant, Southern Universities Research Association, Oak Ridge Associated Universities, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Its best-ranking schools include Business, Education, Engineering, Medicine, Nursing, and Law. 

Florida International University Notable Alumni

Florida International University's notable alumni include –

  • Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (U.S. Representative)
  • Andy Garcia (Actor)
  • Dennis Lehane (Novelist and Screenwriter)
  • Carlos Arroyo (Basketball Player)
  • Manny Diaz (42nd Mayor of Miami)
  • Carlos Alvarado-Larroucau (Writer and Poet)
  • Cecilia Altonaga (U.S. District Court Judge)
  • Mike Lowell (Baseball player)
  • Andrea Nagy (Basketball Player)
  • Elizabeth Perez (Journalist and Presenter)
  • T.Y. Hilton (Football Player)

Florida International University Infrastructure and Services

 Florida International University Campuses

Florida International University campuses include Miami-Dade County and The Modesto A. Maidique Campus. The University has several ranch campuses and regional campuses as well. It provides research-related facilities through its Genoa, Largo, Washington, South Florida, and other campuses. Both the main campuses have various academic buildings, performing art centers, a cafeteria, laboratories, and residences. It provides sports facilities through its stadium, arena, and other sports courts. 

 Florida International University Libraries

Florida International University Libraries holds a collection of more than 2 million volumes. It also has more than 1 million audio-visual units and 3 million microform units. The librarian helps students in conducting research. The library offers services including interlibrary loans, borrowing, high-speed internet, group study spaces, and online access to the material. 

Florida International University Libraries include –

  • Green Library 
  • The Glenn Hubert Library 
  • The Wolfsonian Library 
  • The Engineering Library 
  • The Law Library 
  • The Medical Library 

 Florida International University Housing Services 

Florida International University housing services give students a chance to live in the themed apartment and rooms of the residences. Students can access the kitchen, refrigerator, laundry, parking, and many other facilities. The housing rate is varying from $2000 to $5,500. The residences also have dining halls, community lounges, gardens, sports areas, and a gym. 

Florida International University housing halls include –

  • Panther Hall 
  • Lakeview Hall 
  • Bayview at BBC 
  • Everglades Hall 
  • Tamiami Hall 
  • Honors College @ Parkview 

To know more about Florida International University housing, click here https://housing.fiu.edu/

Florida International University Medical Services 

Florida International University medical services include –

  • Behavioural Health Services 
  • HIV Counselling and Testing 
  • Sexual Health and Gynaecology 
  • Primary Health Care and First Aid 
  • Pharmacy Services 
  • Immunization and Vaccine Shots 
  • Counseling Services 
  • Routine Check-Ups 

Florida International University Student Clubs  

Florida International University student clubs are as follows –

  • Astronomy Club 
  • Billiards Club 
  • Chess Club 
  • Garden Club 
  • Table Tennis Club 
  • Geek Culture Club 
  • MMC Sports Club 
  • BBC Sports Club 
  • International Student Club 
  • Biscayne Bay Campus Science Club 

Florida International University Location 

Where Exactly 

Florida International University's location is at 11200 SW 8TH St, Miami, FL 33199, United States. 

Different Campuses Location  

Florida International University's main campus is at 11200 SW 8TH St, Miami, FL 33199, United States. 

Students can visit the link to know more about the different locations of the University, here locations

Top Landmarks, Top Companies, & Top Airports Nearby  

  • FIU Nature Preserve 
  • Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum 
  • New Wave Billiards 
  • Dolphin Mall 
  • Tamiami Park 
  • Roselli Park 
  • The Trump Spa at Doral 
  • Tropical Park 
  • Jesse Williams Ranch 
  • Neighborhood Fish Farm 
  • La Tradicion Cubana 
  • A.D. Barnes Park 

Florida International University International Students Information 

Florida International University Courses Offered

Florida International University courses are in the field include –

  • Accounting 
  • Adult Education and Human Resources Development
  • African and African Diaspora Studies 
  • Anthropology and Sociology 
  • Architecture 
  • Graphic Design 
  • Digital Arts 
  • Art Education 
  • Asian Studies 
  • Behavioral Neuroscience 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Biological Sciences 
  • Biomedical Engineering 
  • Business Analytics 
  • Chemical Education

Florida International University Student Support  

The University has a team of advisors, guides, and experts that support students throughout their journey on-campus. The support team offers services in the field including career, student affairs, academics, psychological, accommodation, and many other services. They support students emotionally, financially, socially, and mentally.  

Florida International University Visas & Immigration Support  

Florida International University international students need to apply for an F-1 or J-1 visa to live and study in the US. The international student team and the advisors help students with their visa and immigration-related issues. Students can apply for a visa at the local consulate or the US embassy. It is better to apply for the visa earlier to get it on time. 

Documents required to apply for a visa include –

  • Valid Passport 
  • Financial Support Proof 
  • Bank Statement 
  • Sponsor Letter 
  • SEVIS I-901 Fee 
  • Visa Application Form 
  • Admission Letter 

Florida International University International Student Contact 

Florida International University international students can contact the international students' office and advisors at [email protected]

Florida International University Student Life 

Florida International University Student Society 

University has many student societies on-campus. Students have the option to join the society of their interest, or they can also build a new one according to their choice. These societies are in various fields including academics, sports, culture, entertainment, e-sports, and many others. It enhances students’ skills of management, leadership, and communication. 

Florida International University Sports & Fitness

 Florida International University sports facilities are as follows –

  • FIU Football Stadium 
  • R. Kirk Landon Football Fieldhouse 
  • Lime Court at FIU Arena 
  • FIU Baseball Stadium 
  • Fully Equipped Training Rooms 
  • A Gymnasium 
  • Multi-Purpose Sports Court

Florida International University Health & Wellness

Florida International University health and wellness facilities are offered by the health and wellness center on-campus. University has a wellness center that is devoted to covering various dimensions of student wellness including financial, occupational, social, environmental, emotional, intellectual, spiritual, cultural, and physical. Other services of the center include counseling and psychological services, athletic training, financial wellness programs, and many others. 

Florida International University Residential Life 

Florida International University residential life offers a comfortable and vibrant student life experience through the 57 lounges and the themed residences the students. Many events and programs organized by the residence team generate leadership, global responsibility, and personal development in the students. Students live close to the green environment as the campus is filled with greenery. Residential life offers chances to make friendships for lifelong. 

Florida International University Food & Drinks 

  • Chili’s 
  • Half Moon Empanada’s Cart GL 
  • Cabana 
  • Café Bustelo 
  • Dunkin Donuts 
  • Pollo Tropical 
  • Panda Express 
  • Starbucks
  • Subway 
  • Taco Bell 
  • Almazar 
  • Market Express 
  • Panera Bread 

Florida International University Short Term Getaways, Weekend Getaways

  • FIU Nature Preserve 
  • Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum 
  • New Wave Billiards 
  • Dolphin Mall 
  • Tamiami Park 
  • Ronselli Park 
  • The Trump Spa at Doral 
  • Tropical Park 
  • Jesse Williams Ranch 
  • Neighborhood Fish Farm 
  • La Tradicion Cubana 
  • A.D. Barnes Park 

Florida International University Part-Time Jobs 

The university permitted its students to do both on-campus and off-campus part-time jobs. Students need to get an Employment Certification to work on-campus. All the international students can work up to 20 hours a week during the fall and spring semesters. During a break or vacation, the work hours are allowed to 30 hours a week. Students can visit the link for more information, here on-campus-employment

Student Safety at the Florida International University

Crime Around the Area

The University has campus police that is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for the students, staff, and the campus community. Students can report any misconduct and complaints to the security officers. University provides emergency alerts to all the students. There are security cameras all around the main checkpoints of the campus. Students help each other in times of crisis. 

Good Safety Score

Florida is considered one of the safest places to live in the US. It decreases the crime rate to 14% for the year 2020-2021. The United States is the most vibrant and exciting place to live in the world. It provides a safe and secure environment to its all residents. 

Florida International University Famous Courses 

  • Accounting 
  • Adult Education and Human Resources Development
  • African and African Diaspora Studies 
  • Anthropology and Sociology 
  • Architecture 
  • Graphic Design 
  • Digital Arts 
  • Art Education 
  • Asian Studies 
  • Behavioral Neuroscience 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Biological Sciences 
  • Biomedical Engineering 
  • Business Analytics 
  • Chemical Education

Florida International University Campus Recruitment 

Process – Students can get the placement opportunities through the career service team and the human resource team of the University. Many prominent companies all around the world visit the campus every year to propose the finest placement to the students. Students can take participation in the job fairs, and interview events of the University where they can get connected with the group employers. Handshake is another way to find the placement.

Famous companies that recruit directly from the Florida International University

  • SFN Group 
  • Bloomin’ Brands 
  • Jabil 
  • Tyco Integrated Security 
  • Dell 
  • Amazon 
  • Microsoft Corporation 
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises 
  1. Median Earnings 5 Years After Graduation – $91,000
  2. Median Earnings 3 Years After Graduation – $44,000
  3. Employed 3 Years After Graduation – 90%
  4. Employed 12 Months After Graduation – 84%

Florida International University Brochures and Application 

Students can directly apply through the link, here  admissions/apply

Download the University brochures, here university-graduate-brochure

Florida International University Application Requirements

Bachelors 

  • Online Application Form 
  • Application Fees (30 USD)
  • School Mark Sheets 
  • SAT/ACT Scores 
  • Counselor Recommendation 
  • English Proficiency Test Score 
  • IELTS (6.5)
  • TOEFL (80)

Masters 

  • Online Application Form 
  • Application Fees (30 USD)
  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • GPA (83-86% Minimum)
  • GRE/GMAT/EXDEP 
  • Letter of Intent 
  • CV/Resume 
  • Portfolio
  • LOR
  • SAT/ACT Scores 
  • Counselor Recommendation 
  • English Proficiency Test Score 
  • IELTS (6.5)
  • TOEFL (80)

Florida International University Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Florida International University Application Requirements

2.8
GPA
30
IB
82
Percentage
50%
Acceptance Rate

IELTS score requirements

A strong proficiency in the English language is essential for admission into universities in United States of America. To be able to get a successful admission in Florida International University in United States of America students need to complete IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5.

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Florida International University Cost of studies

Fees

Undergraduate: USD 18,560
 

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Florida International University Deadlines

Bachelors:
• Fall semester-June 18
• Spring semester- November 20
• Summer semester- April 15

Masters: 
• Fall semester-July 18
• Spring semester- November 20
• Summer semester- April 15

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadline

Florida International University Rankings

Global

461
US News
751 -800
QS
401 -500
Shanghai
501 -600
Times Higher Education
405
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
218
US News
117 -137
Shanghai
109
Times Higher Education
450
Forbes
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