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Florida International University

Miami, FL, USA
3.86 Average Rating

Florida International University is the only public research university in Miami. FIU offers bachelor’s degrees in over 190 academic fields of study. In addition to classroom facilities, the FIU campus houses the International Hurricane Research Center and the only underwater research facility in the world located 63 feet below the surface of the ocean. Throughout the year, FIU schedules a number of all-campus celebrations such as the Roarthon dance and Summerfest.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
82%
Out-Of-State Students
4%
0
100
59%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1090
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision April 15, 2020
Spring Regular Decision December 2, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
56,851
Total Number of Undergrads
47,586
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
24%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
54%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
24:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$9,180
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$6,558
Out-of-State Tuition
$18,956
0
100
36%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
79%
Average Aid Per Year
$7,885
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
45%
55%
Student Organizations
300
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Miami
New York
West Palm Beach
Orlando
Atlanta
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$46,300
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What Students Are Saying

3.86 Average Rating
fiu is a great school for anyone who is looking for a diverse group of students and a great education. teachers will always have office hours open to help you whenever you need it and they truly encourage you to come ask them for help. fiu also makes it easy for you to work your schedule around your hours.
Vlera from Washington, DC
an amazing school to attend. coming from new york, florida international university felt like home with the warm people and the warm climate. i would recommend anyone to come here.
Amber from Cambria Heights, NY