965
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Florida International University / Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences is located in Miami, FL, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
Master of Health Services Administration (MHSA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 256
Doctoral Degrees 61

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (for some programs and tracks)
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,538
Applied
413
Accepted
348
Enrolled
27%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE (for some programs and tracks)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in upper-level course work
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in upper-level course work
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

965
Total Graduate Students
10%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
89%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 53.16%
Black or African American 16.58%
White or Caucasian 19%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1%
Asian 6.11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.31%
Two or more races 1.55%
Unknown 1.04%

Gender

Male (22%)
Female (77%)

Faculty

219
Total faculty
Full-time (69)
Part-time (150)
Male (61)
Female (158)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Policy analysis, child services, aging, crime
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 11200 Southwest 8th Street
Miami, FL  33199
United States
Contact Dr. Ora Strickland
Dean
Email: olstrick@fiu.edu
Phone: 305-348-0407