Back to Results
Florida International University

Department of History

Miami, FL

Interested?

Interested in Department of History? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Contact School
Florida International University

Overview

Florida International University / Department of History is located in Miami, FL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Atlantic history
Master of Arts (MA) History

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 5

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum score of 1120)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

28
Applied
22
Accepted
16
Enrolled
79%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements 12 credits of history courses (non-history majors), 2 letters of recommendation, writing sample, minimum GPA of 3.25
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum score of 1120)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Two letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, curriculum vitae, writing sample, minimum GPA of 3.25

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 575
TOEFL IBT score: 90

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

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
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

64
Total Graduate Students
40%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
59%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 48.44%
Black or African American 9.38%
White or Caucasian 31%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.56%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (60%)
Female (39%)

Faculty

29
Total faculty
Full-time - 20
Part-time - 9
Male (9)
Female (20)

Research

Focus of faculty research: European social history, American culture, social and labor history, Latin American culture and social history, military history, Diaspora studies
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 11200 Southwest 8th Street
Miami, FL  33199
United States
Contact Dr. Victor Uribe
Chair
Email: victor.uribe@fiu.edu
Phone: 305-348-2961
Fax: 305-348-3561