FIU is Miami’s first and only public research university. FIU is worlds ahead in its service to the academic and local community. Designated as a top-tier research institution, FIU emphasizes research as a major component in the university’s mission. The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine and the Knight Foundation School of Computing and Information Sciences’ Discovery Lab, are just two of many colleges, schools, and centers that actively enhance the university’s ability to set new standards through research initiatives.
From the humanities to STEM, FIU offers more than 190 degree programs to choose from. Interested in furthering your education? FIU has a comprehensive graduate school, medical school, law school and school of architecture which offer advanced and professional degrees both online and in person. With campuses and centers across South Florida and around the world, FIU opens a world of opportunities to explore and gain a deeper understanding of our increasingly international community.