Florida International University

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Public research university in University Park, Florida, United States

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About Florida International University

According to Wikipedia, Florida International University is a public research university with its main campus in University Park, Florida. Founded in 1965, it has quickly grown to become the largest university in South Florida, the second-largest in Florida, and the fourth-largest in the United States by enrollment. A constituent part of the State University System of Florida, FIU has been designated as having "Emerging Preeminence".

Florida International University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
16,904 58% 67% 1195 25

How Much Does Florida International University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$4,721 $1,844

How Much Do Florida International University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Florida International University, then you can expect to earn an average of $52,000 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Florida International University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
48,309 40,823 7,486

Where is Florida International University?

Florida International University is located at 11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami FL 33199

How Safe is Florida International University?

Florida International University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Miami has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Florida International University Known For?

Florida International University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Florida International University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Florida International University's Most Influential Alumni?

Florida International University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Anthropology, and Social Work. Here are some of Florida International University's most famous alumni:

Carmen Reinhart
Carmen Reinhart
An American economist.
Mari Ramos
An American weather presenter.
Billy Lane
A Builder of custom motorcycles.
Dawn Ostroff
Dawn Ostroff
An American businesswoman.
Mercedes Schlapp
Mercedes Schlapp
An American lobbyist and columnist.
Steve Benen
An American political writer, blogger, MSNBC contributor.
James F. O'Brien
James F. O'Brien
A Maeircan computer Graphics academic.
Richard Blanco
Richard Blanco
A Poet.
Steve Meister
An American tennis player.
Mike Lowell
Mike Lowell
A Puerto Rican/American baseball player.
Andy García
Andy García
An American actor and director.
Laurinda Hope Spear
An American architect, landscape architect, designer.