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FIU Online Interns Get Innovative

Each year, FIU participates in a community-wide Summer Youth Internship Program (SYIP). This program runs in partnership with Miami-Dade County Public Schools. SYIP connects high school students with paid part-time internship opportunities across the university. This exposes them to the world of higher education administration. Additionally, it helps them gain invaluable skills that can be […]

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FIU Online Ranked No. 1 for Quality Matters

Committed to academic excellence, FIU Online achieved a remarkable feat. The university has now climbed to number one ranking nationally for Quality Matters (QM) certified online courses. “Online is the campus of the future,” says Kenneth G. Furton, Florida International University’s Provost and Executive Vice President. “FIU has always been committed to quality online instruction […]

Top 10 Ways FIU is Changing Online Education

We make opportunities for our students.Increased access to education equals more opportunities for students. Florida International University’s online degree programs are specifically designed for key industries, such as computer engineering, cybersecurity, public health, and hospitality, which need employees. FIU Online delivers education to students anywhere they are, and our fully online students don’t have to […]

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Study.com ranks FIU among top 10 Most Affordable Online Schools in the U.S.

The COVID-19 pandemic created unprecedented hurdles for many. While universities grappled with educational continuity and remote learning, many students experienced added financial hardship. Despite these new realities, Study.com ranked FIU No. 8 in the nation for Most Affordable Online Colleges in the country. As a provider of quality online learning for more than 20 years, and known […]

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FIU Online enrollment growth tops national average

Technological advances in digital communication and a generation of learners comfortable with studying virtually have fueled national growth in online learning.  At Florida International University, the number of new fully online students for academic year 2018-2019, increased 29% above the previous year. This fall (2019), online enrollments grew 18% when compared to fall 2018, outpacing the 15% […]

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Selfless Times at Edison High

The moment the entire FIU Online team unboarded two buses at the entrance of Miami Edison Senior High School on December 14, 2018, for a biannual team meeting, clusters of FIU Online employees reminisced over their own high school experiences. FIU Online visited Edison High as part of their commitment to community service. The plan? […]

5 Billion Reasons Why Internet of Things is the Future

In April, Microsoft announced an investment of $5 billion dollars in the Internet of Things over the next five years. What exactly does “Internet of Things” mean? As access to broadband widens, more appliances are equipped with sensors, wifi capabilities, and other advancements capable of communicating and exchanging data. The move from individual “smart appliances” […]