Tuition & Fees

$6,558

$18,956

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
27%
500-599
59%
400-499
10%
700-800
2%
600-699
24%
500-599
60%
400-499
14%
700-800
2%
600-699
22%
500-599
61%
400-499
15%
30-36
12%
24-29
43%
18-23
42%
12-17
3%
30-36
5%
24-29
52%
18-23
42%
12-17
1%
30-36
8%
24-29
56%
18-23
36%
12-17
0
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undergraduateRatios

44%

56%

male

female

1
26

teacher

students

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Selective

49%

acceptance rate

Accepted 8,498
Declined + 8,720
Total Received 17,218
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Public

45,813

undergraduate students

9,298

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology/general
  2. Hospitality Administration/management
  3. Biology/general
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Codes

SAT 5206
ACT 0776

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School Facts

Florida International University, is a public, Hispanic serving, research institution. Its 344-acre main campus is located in Miami, FL.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 55,111
Established in 1965
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  AAFS (American Academy of Forensic Sciences)
•  ABA (American Bar Association)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACCE (American Council for Construction Education)
•  ACEJMC (Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication)
•  AMA/AAMC/LCME (American Medical Association/Association of American Medical Colleges/Liaison Committee on Medical Education)
•  AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association)
•  APTA (American Physical Therapy Association)
•  ARC-PA (Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)
•  CAHME (Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health)
•  CIDA (Council for Interior Design Accreditation)
•  CoA-NA (CoA-NA)
•  CoA-NA (Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NASPAA (National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration)
•  NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Miami, FL

344-acre, urban campus in Miami (population: 430,332); branch campus in North Miami. Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

Florida International University
11200 Southwest 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
8%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
22%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
18%
Top 1/4
47%
Top 1/2
83%
Bottom 1/2
17%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
27%
500-599
59%
400-499
10%
700-800
2%
600-699
24%
500-599
60%
400-499
14%
700-800
2%
600-699
22%
500-599
61%
400-499
15%
30-36
12%
24-29
43%
18-23
42%
12-17
3%
30-36
5%
24-29
52%
18-23
42%
12-17
1%
30-36
8%
24-29
56%
18-23
36%
12-17
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $30
Common application accepted no
Application deadline May 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT or ACT Required

Selective

49%

acceptance rate

Accepted 8,498
Declined + 8,720
Total Received 17,218

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Class rank
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Interview
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Right Now

Admissions Contact

Jody Glassman
Director of Admissions
P: 305 348-2363
F: 305 348-3648
admiss@fiu.edu

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $89,004,912
State $11,750,367
Institutional $22,050,368
Other external $114,452
Total $122,920,099

Non-need-based

Federal $4,278,511
State $12,528,478
Institutional $25,712,092
Other external $3,589,019
Total $46,108,100

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
football
golf
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Conference USA (Division I, Football I-A)
Mascot
Golden Panthers
School colors
gold and blue
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Adult/Continuing Education/Teaching
Adult/Continuing Education/Teaching
Advanced Legal Research/Studies/General
African-American/Black Studies
Applied Mathematics/General
Architecture
Art History/Criticism/Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies/General
Asian Studies/Civilization
Asian Studies/Civilization
Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist/Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Biochemistry
Bioengineering/Biomedical Engineering
Biology/Biological Sciences/General
Biomedical Sciences/General
Business Administration/Management/General
Business Administration/Management/General
Chemistry/General
Chemistry/General
Civil Engineering/General
Clinical/Medical Social Work
Computer Engineering/General
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer/Information Sciences/General
Computer/Information Sciences/General
Computer/Information Sciences/Support Services/Other
Computer/Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Counselor Education/School Counseling/Guidance Services
Creative Writing
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
Curriculum/Instruction
Dietetics/Dietitian
Dietetics/Dietitian
Drama/Dramatics/Theatre Arts/General
Early Childhood Education/Teaching
Economics/General
Educational Leadership/Administration/General
Educational Leadership/Administration/General
Electrical/Electronics Engineering
Elementary Education/Teaching
Engineering Management
English Language/Literature/General
English Language/Literature/General
Environmental Studies
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Finance/General
Finance/General
Fine/Studio Arts/General
Foreign Languages Teacher Education
Forensic Science/Technology
French Language/Literature
Geography
Geology/Earth Science/General
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
History/General
History/General
Hospitality Administration/Management/General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration/General
Information Resources Management
Information Technology
Interior Architecture
Interior Design
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International Real Estate
International Relations/Affairs
International/Comparative Education
International/Global Studies
Italian Language/Literature
Landscape Architecture
Latin American Studies
Latin American/Caribbean Studies
Law
Liberal Arts/Sciences/Liberal Studies
Linguistics
Management Information Systems/General
Marine Biology/Biological Oceanography
Marketing/Marketing Management/General
Marketing/Marketing Management/General
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Materials Engineering
Mathematics/General
Mechanical Engineering
Medicine
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies/Other
Music Teacher Education
Music/General
Music/General
Natural Resources Management/Policy
Nurse Anesthetist
Nursing Practice
Nursing Science
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Parks/Recreation/Leisure Facilities Management/General
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing Physics/General
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching/Coaching
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Physician Assistant
Physics/General
Political Science/Government/General
Portuguese Language/Literature
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
Psychology/General
Psychology/General
Public Administration
Public Health/General
Public Health/General
Reading Teacher Education
Real Estate
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Religion/Religious Studies
Religion/Religious Studies
School Psychology
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language/Literature
Special Education/Teaching/General
Speech Communication/Rhetoric
Statistics/General
Systems Engineering
Telecommunications Engineering
Urban Education/Leadership
Women's Studies
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Undergraduate

83%

45,813
students

Female
56%
25,839

Male
44%
19,974

Graduate

17%

9,298
students

Female
59%
5,465

Male
41%
3,833

undergraduateFull-time

57%

26,335
students

Female
57%
14,841

Male
43%
11,494

undergraduatePart-time

43%

19,478
students

Female
57%
10,998

Male
43%
8,480

Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
11%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
60%
Hispanic/Latino
8%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

78%

Transfer applicants accepted

66%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Other

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 124
Countries most often represented Brazil
China
Colombia
Peru
Saudi Arabia
Venezuela
Special services offered for international applicants International student center
Other
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Alejandra Parra
Senior Director, International Student & Scholar Services
305 348-2421
alejandra.parra@fiu.edu

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