Florida International University Graduate Program Reviews

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96%
of students recommend
(3.99 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 289 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

3.17 out of 5.0
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Degree: Health Sciences
Graduation Year: 2015

Pros- small classes and 'family' atmosphere Cons- cost of tuition and little financial aid
4.17 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2014

The graduate program here is awesome, the professors understand that we also have lives outsie of school and the work load is moderate. The professors I've had have also been flexible and available for consulation and seem to care about their students.
4.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2013

It's one of the best schools in the nation to study Linguistics or any other program which flourishes from an international perspective. It's location in Miami lends it a world-wide variety and influence. It really puts the international in "FIU." I chose it because it is one of the few FL universities with a good Linguistics program and even fewer nationwide with courses in historical linguistics.
4.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2009

I love the diversity of the students at Florida International. Also, I believe that the school provides access to technology, resources, and financial aid to ensure student success.
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2014

The pros of this graduate program include the flexibility of instructors and knowledgable faculty that are willing to assist students. The work load is considerate of students personal life and other stress factors. materials are up to date and relevant. The only cons of the program are the time slots in which courses are offered. classes are held very late and there are few options for morning or mid-day coures or weekend courses.
3.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Liberal Studies
Graduation Year: 2013

While my particular program and the faculty are excellent, the level of compensation given for assistantships is woefully inadequate, particularly when you take into account the high cost of living in Miami and the shoddy public transportation system.
3.75 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2014

My graduate program allows for diversity and growth within my career field, but the overall affordability is high but much lower than its competitors schools. The downtown location fits right in the heart of the business environment.
4.75 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

So far, this program has been everything I expected it to be and more. The faculty is extremely knowledgeable and most are active in their field. The workload is challenging, but not excessive, and so far, all of my professors have made themselves readily available to any concerns I may have had.
4.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2014

This program is tailored for the working student. The program is eighteen months and is specialized to professionals within the field of Healthcare who would like to get an MBA. The cons of this program are the long hours on Saturdays and the facility in which it is held is forty minutes north of the main FIU campus.
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Liberal Studies
Graduation Year: 2015

The graduate program is very challenging but we have the opportunity to network with professors that have great experience in their field.
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