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Florida International University

Department of Emergency Management

Miami, FL

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Florida International University

Overview

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

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Disaster management

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 39

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

99
Applied
54
Accepted
40
Enrolled
55%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st June 1st No
Spring deadline October 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in upper-level coursework; resume

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

41
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 58.54%
Black or African American 21.95%
White or Caucasian 14%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.44%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (58%)
Female (41%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Emergency management, crisis intervention, disaster preparedness
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 11200 Southwest 8th Street
Miami, FL  33199
United States
Contact Ruben D. Almaguer
Director
Email: ruben.almaguer@fiu.edu
Phone: 305-348-4779