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Florida International University, College of Business Administration, School of Accounting Program Profile

Written by bprescottFebruary 8, 2012
Florida International University

Florida International University
Miami, FL
College of Business Administration, School of Accounting
Bachelor of Accounting, Master of Accounting, Executive Master of Science in Taxation

The undergraduate accounting program at Florida International University provides students with the skills they need for success in public, private sector, corporate and government accounting. Students complete the program with a well-rounded knowledge base in business and a high-quality education.

Internship programs allow students to develop real-world experience and work with top international and national accounting firm professionals. Students’ learning is further enhanced by a professional faculty with accounting expertise and the opportunity to participate in student organizations within the business school.

What’s the school’s contact information?
Florida International University
School of Accounting
11200 SW 8 Street RB 210
Miami, FL 33199-0001
Phone: (305) 348-2581
Fax: (305) 348-2914

Type of school? Public

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: $5,326 in-state, $17,725 out-of-state
Room and board: $ 8,606
Required fees: $351
Books and supplies: $1,160

What’s the typical student profile?
Florida International University has a total enrollment of 32,901 undergraduate students. Of the student population, 44 percent are male and 56 percent are female. Approximately 10 percent of all students are from out of state.

What type of test scores do I need?
Average SAT: 1,700
Average ACT Composite: 25
Average High School GPA: 3.69

Regular application deadline: February 1

Career and placement:
Students are encouraged to complete an internship, especially if they do not have prior work experience. Internships may be paid or for academic credit only, and they provide valuable work experience that will help students gain employment after graduation. Florida International University’s Career Management Services offers a number of resources to students working toward their career goals. These services include:

  • Career Advising and Resume Review
  • Company Information Sessions
  • Career Events
  • On-campus Interviews
  • Career Resource Library

All data is as of 2012