Florida International University Graduate Program Reviews

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96%
of students recommend
(3.99 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 295 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC, + 4 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB, + 16 more
  • Campus Setting: Suburb: Large
  • Student Population: 49,782 (41,032 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 25 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 29% part-time, 71% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $11,097 in-state; $24,202 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2015

I have only been enrolled for one week so I can not really rate the school, however I have rated from the experience I have had so far. I am impressed and see a complete change from my undergrad.
4.75 out of 5.0
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Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2014

FIU offers one of the best Accounting program across the nation.
2.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2015

Some positives of the program are that teachers are friendly and knowledgeable. The workload is manageable. Some negatives are that the classs are not available online and it is somewhat difficult to receive advising.
3.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2014

If you are looking to succeed in your career FIU is the school to do so with. I offer opportunities for growth and will challenge and strength your mindset for the business mind.
4.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Law
Graduation Year: 2016

The pros of going to FIU Law is that it is affordable and its slowly establishing a reputation. Also, the school is very new and the building is so modern and well taken care of. The ratio of students to professors is very good and professors are able to focus their attention on their students. The cons are that this school is so new that it has not fully created a concrete reputation, therefore, when looking for a job after graduating, it might be harder than if the person is coming from another school.
3.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Finance
Graduation Year: 2014

FIU has some of the smartest, and well diversified teachers known throughout the country. They are all very welcoming, and edger to help each one of their students. The material can sometimes be a drag and a bit overwhelming but each professor has a certain way of making it enjoyable. I would recommend FIU to all students that want to learn and are willing to put in the effort to be successful.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Fine Arts
Graduation Year: 2016

This is a hands-on short graduate program that allows you to grasp the professional basis of working in the museum environment. The resources of the school, community and faculty will set you on the right path for graduate research and the pursue of a full Master or Ph.D program anywhere in the world.
3.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Performing Arts
Graduation Year: 2016

FIU is a good universioty with a somewhat diverse student demographic. The level of work is not as high as I would want it to be. Miami is not an easy city to live in, and public transportation is almsot non existent. On the other hand, profesosr have alwayls been extremely giving.
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Public Administration
Graduation Year: 2011

The Masters in Public Administration program offered an insight into the world of our government as well as government-run programs that are generally used on daily. Admittedly, there was a theoretical approach used which does not necessarily prepare students for practical issues in the field. While I agree that theory is important and is a precursor to action, I do not believe the program in general fully integrated the two. Additionally, our government agencies is set up in such a way that experience may be more valuable than educational credentials. In other words, if one is already a government employee with potential upward mobility, an MPA would be perhaps more beneficial. If one intends to start a career in the public realm and hopes to accomplish this by earning an MPA, the climb may still be challenging and degree does not equate to upward mobility. Overall, however, the program had knowledgeable faculty and staff who were always willing to assist. The material relevant and the workload manageable.
4.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Political Science
Graduation Year: 2010

I feel very grateful of being an student at Florida International University. I had amazing professors who always had time to answer questions and mentoring me, open door policy its really a live saver. Diversity at the campus adds up to the quality of the experience I got at the University. The program relies on a superb faculty staff who is always ready and challenging you as a student in everyday class
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