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

2.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Occupational Therapy
Graduation Year: 2016

The program is runs over the course of 2.5 years. The Florida International University program has a great network of alumni in a variety of settings around the local community. The program also has a faculty that is supportive of their students' needs and dreams.
4.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Biology
Graduation Year: 2018

The program has really good professors which motivate the scientific development.
3.08 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2017

Attending Graduate School as an International Student is not easy. It can be overwhelming, time consuming and leave you emotionally drained. FIU caters to all of the above and more, with its student centered approach and a diverse population we feel at home and at ease. It is very expensive but it's worth every penny. I would encourage any one who has the zeal, determination, and a strong back bone to come join the Panthers family.
2.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2017

Attending graduate school as an International student is not an easy task financially and mentally. It is time consuming, really expensive and allows you to become emotionally drained. however, the reward is life changing and worth it. It allows one to be complete holistically. With passion, commitment, determination and a strong backbone, anyone can take on this challenge.
3.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: Public Health
Graduation Year: 2018

FIU's Doctor of Physical Therapy program helped me prepare for a promising career!
2.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Law
Graduation Year: 2018

Decent School, I think they can work on the overall school diversity and making students feel as though they are welcome better.
3.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: Physical Therapy
Graduation Year: 2018

The best part about FIU's DPT program so far is the competitiveness of admissions. I know that I am in a program that will prepare me for my future as a physical therapist because it chose me and my 54 fellow classmates from thousands of applicants. I feel confident in the program's ability to help me succeed through school, as well as in the work force after graduation.
4.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Chemistry
Graduation Year: 2015

The graduate program is very competitive, but also provides networking with different private companies and state agencies. The Chemistry and Forensic program at FIU has valuable professors that can excel the career of any student.
4.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Biology
Graduation Year: 2019

Pros: Our program is very diversified in the sense that it is offered jointly by the Chemistry, Biological Sciences and the Medical College Departments at FIU. Therefore, our students are allowed to choose a PI from any of these departments. Pros: The coursework is supplementary to our research. Pros: Our program faculty and coordinators truly care about our success and are always there to talk to us. Cons: It is a 5 year program, allow that is the norm.
3.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2016

The MBA dual degree at FIU is a very prestigious and rigorous program, but it is worth it. The FIU program consists of students representing nearly 26 nations who are deep into their careers (own businesses, future CEO's, Manages, etc) and a small portion are newly graduated students with a degree from their home country. Like the other MBA programs, most of the major assignments are done in groups. If you're not used to working with others this can be a con, because not only will you have to work together but you also have to overcome opposing persoalities and different way of thinking. The curriculum incorporates a 360 degree view of the domestic & international business market. You are exposed to Harvard Business School case studies and real-world scenerios in which you are assigned a company, in your last semester, and have to solve a current business problem. Throughout this program you will hone already existing skillsets and learn new ones that will be applicable in the business market, regardless if you seek an Economics, Marketing, Finance, or Consulting position.
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