|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||27:1|
|Dormitory capacity||3,717 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Florida International University is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 21,809 applications and only 10,920 students were granted admission. Florida International University is at the #48 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 40% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 59% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1030 to 1210|
|ACT||23 to 27|
Florida International University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $16,529 and in-state students paid $4,721.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 82% of Florida International University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 52% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,811 (which is 8.6% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Florida International University in 2016-2017, was 1,287, which is 34% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,520 (which is 4.1% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Florida International University has enrolled a total of 55,003 students (32,830 students full-time and 22,173 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 55,003 students, 5,620 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and 45,856 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 9,147 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 8,495 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 12%
Non-resident alien: 7%
Two or more races: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Florida International University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||28%||2,872||176|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||22%||2,212||1330|
|Legal Professions And Studies||5%||511|
|Architecture And Related Services||4%||417|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||4%||369||0|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||2%||202||156|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Florida International University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Florida International University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $36,100. Last year, out of the total 7,790 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 6,933 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 7,569 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 6,661 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|