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Florida International University (FIU) er et delstatseid forskningsbasert universitet i Miami, Florida. Det ble grunnlagt i 1965. FIU har også to campuser i Italia og en i Tianjin i Kina (siden 2006).

FIU har 26 skoler og colleger, og ialt 205 ulike akademiske studieprogrammer med over 280 grader. Ved FIU var det ialt 37 997 studenter i 2006, og skolepengene dette året var på US$ 3 130 årlig for studenter hjemhørende i delstaten Florida.

Det gis undervisning og eksaminering opp til doktorgradsnivå ved FIU. Rektor siden 1986 er Modesto Maidique.

Skoler og colleger[rediger | rediger kilde]

  • College of Architecture and the Arts
    • FIU School of Architecture
    • School of Art and Art History
    • School of Music
    • School of Theatre, Dance and Speech Communication
  • FIU College of Arts and Sciences
  • FIU College of Business Administration
    • School of Accounting
    • Kirk Landon Undergraduate School of Business
    • Chapman Graduate School of Business
  • College of Continuing and Professional Studies
  • FIU College of Education|College of Education
  • FIU College of Engineering and Computing
    • Florida International University College of Engineering and Computing
  • Florida International University College of Law
  • Florida International University College of Medicine
  • Florida International University College of Nursing and Health Sciences
  • College of Social Work, Justice and Public Affairs
    • School of Criminal Justice
    • School of Public Administration
    • School of Social Work
  • School of Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • School of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Robert Stempel School of Public Health
  • University Graduate School
  • FIU Honors College

Forskning[rediger | rediger kilde]

Blant institutter og museer kan nevnes:

  • FIU Motorola Nanofabrication Research Facility
  • FIU-Florida Memorial Research Center
  • International Hurricane Research Center
    • Laboratory for Coastal Research
    • Laboratory for Social Science Research
    • Laboratory for Insurance, Financial & Economic Research
    • Laboratory for Wind Engineering Research
    • FIU Wall of Wind (orkansimualtor)
  • National Hurricane Center (siden 1995)
  • Wolfsonian-FIU Museum (Miami Beach)
  • Wertheim Performing Arts Center
  • Frost Art Museum

Green Library er den største bygningen på campus og det største biblioteket i det sørøstre USA. Antall titler på det totale biblioteksystemet ved FIU er nesten 2 000 000.

Eksterne lenker[rediger | rediger kilde]