Florida International University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(3.98 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 285 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

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2.33 out of 5.0
Degree: Finance
Graduation Year: 2015

Offers practical and current knowledge in specific areas but some material is outdated and therefore not useful to industry professionals.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Construction Management
Graduation Year: 2016

From my point of view i can't see any cons for any actually Grad. Program that gonna help a student to improve his own career except he will just has to do more effort to earn this degree, On the other side there are many pros for being able to be in a Grad. School Program like mine, and i feel i am actually blessed to be in. i am o excited to start that construction management career.
4.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Journalism
Graduation Year: 2016

Pros: The campus is beautiful and the tuition is reasonable for in-state students. The teachers are knowledgable and approachable. The student life is great and I love the diversity, especially within the latino community. I feel very welcome studying here. Cons: For out of state students like myself it is quite expensive. The graduate program of journalism needs some work, especially in terms of the support of students who do not have a communications background and come from other careers. Overall: FIU is a very welcoming university, and I will be proud to be a graduate from this institution in the future.
2.92 out of 5.0
Degree: International Business
Graduation Year: 2015

The particular program I'm enrolled in is great due to the fact that is on a year long. The program in an accelerated Masters in International Business. The program consist of the same students throughout the year attending the course. That can be very beneficial when it comes to group work as you get to know the people in your class for a prolonged period of time. The things that have been difficult for me is mainly dealing with the Veteran Affairs office. I started this program August 2014 and I have had several issues with Tuition Assistance. Another con is the fact that the program is not fully covered by the Montgomery GI Bill. I have in state tuition and each class is costing me $2750 dollars. I was not informed that tuition would not be fully covered until a few weeks before class started.
3.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2015

Although most business programs offer similar alternatives, teaching methods and approaches to decision making, it is the people what really sets the schools apart. Thus, I am part of the Florida International University because I am looking for a school that offers a solid core in business management and strong functional areas in finance, but above all I am looking for a diversity in the student composition, for an experienced faculty, and for an environment that will offer me rich exchange of ideas and critical issues that face working managers. I have led a very interesting academic, professional and personal development, so I feel I am contributing to the diversity of your program in many ways. I like the contact with the people in different activities and environments and I have ability to integrate in groups or facilitate their constitution. I also have experience in sharing time with intercultural and interracial groups. Moreover, I like the fact that Florida International University's MIB program is broad and flexible, encouraging intellectual risk-taking and teamwork as the ideal means to learn from one another in a cooperative classroom setting. I also appreciate the fact that the faculty encourages students to stretch themselves and to reach beyond their previous experiences, challenging what they know and could improve upon, and to move on to new approaches.
4.08 out of 5.0
Degree: Communications (Speech Pathology)
Graduation Year: 2016

Great program especially because of its bilingualism aspect! Faculty and staff are very supportive and helpful.
4.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Public Administration
Graduation Year: 2017

Pros for MPA at FIU are on-line option, weekend option, executive option and regular option to complete program. Cons very competitive.
4.58 out of 5.0
Degree: Fitness Trainer
Graduation Year: 2015

The master's program in athletic training at Florida International University really prepares you for your career through its use of the state of the art simulation center and through the variety of clinical rotations offered. The educators are truly driven and motivated to enhancing your experience in the program and also cultivating students as individuals.
4.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Fitness Trainer
Graduation Year: 2016

It's an amazing program, where you have the chance of networking a lot! as well as it has very good resources and technology available. Miami is an expesive city but there's nothing you can do about that.
3.58 out of 5.0
Degree: Fitness Trainer
Graduation Year: 2016

The Grad program has really challenged me to become a better student. I have learned a lot about myself and my willingness and love the Athletic Training. Overall I am pleased.
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