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

5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2013

Pros: -FIU provides an important foundation for students to get the most out of their undergraduate years. -Transition into higher education is made easier by your immediate association in any FIU organization with a small group of students and teachers with similar capabilities and aspirations -Your undergraduate experience is enhanced significantly by the broad liberal arts focus of the curriculum and the opportunity to work closely with experienced faculty from your first day on campus. -No cons.
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Construction Management
Graduation Year: 2014

FIU offers a challenging masters program for Engineering students. they also give the option for students to take all their classes online rather than being present in class room. That helps a lot of students as well... All the professors at the department of Construction Management are helpful and always available to help the students in anyway they can.
4.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2014

Pros: FIU is a highly diverse and social campus! There is always something going on, and the school is a Hispanic Serving Institution, as well as a highly diverse student body. The research taking place at FIU is very innovative and exciting. With the recent addition of the Medical School and new buildings on campus, FIU is a young and growing academic institution. Cons: FIU is a commuter school so parking has always been an issue. Although FIU is a fully wireless campus, technology is not always up to date. Furthermore, the University can be disorganized at times in terms of disseminating information and/or updating policies, although this has improved greatly over the past five years.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Public Policy
Graduation Year: 2011

By virtue of its location, F.I.U. houses an incredibly diverse student body and faculty. Moreover, due to diligent involvement from an invested community, students have access to top technological resources to match those of the country's most reputable institutions. In addition, pupils can look forward to highly educated and supportive professors that continuously strive to provide students the most current information. In short, F.I.U will furnish devoted candidates the tools they require to excel as future professionals and an unforgettable experience.
4.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2014

Great professors, quality of student in class conversation.
3.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2014

The material is interesting and is geared towards an emerging professional in the field. There is emphasis on evidence based protocol which is good but there is not much guidance sometimes for things.
4.08 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2008

Program is accreditated and most faculty are caring and do their best to ensure your success. FIU is located in very crowded and traffic infested part of the city... must have lots of patience.
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

I am new to the school. It takes some getting use to but I am slowly starting to feel in. The wait time is sometimes long but when I do get the assistance, it is usually helpful. Hopefully I will be able to grow within the community and see this as a home again.
3.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Finance
Graduation Year: 2013

MSF is one year program that is an acceleration program. Learning with real cases.
4.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Electrical Engineering
Graduation Year: 2014

Pros: This school has a very competitive environment. over 800 different courses. diversity is a huge plus. No gender or race discrimination. pool of highly qualified faculty. Very good research environment. Cons: Course Catalog is not stable for recent years. Does not offer courses every year. Need more faculty members.
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