FIU Continuing Education
11200 SW 8th Street, MARC 251, Miami, FL 33199
T: 305/348-2800 / F: 305/348-1755 / E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Florida International University is a vibrant, student-centered public research university that is worlds ahead in its commitment to learning, research, entrepreneurship, innovation, and creativity so that its graduates are prepared to succeed in a global market. As Miami’s first and only public research university offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees, FIU is steadfast in its service to the academic and local community. For over four decades, FIU has positioned itself as one of South Florida’s anchor institutions by solving some of the greatest challenges of our time. FIU is dedicated to enriching the lives of the local and global community. With a diverse student body of nearly 58,000, the university is among the top 10 largest universities in the nation, and has collectively graduated more than 225,000 alumni worldwide. Whether in South Florida or elsewhere, FIU students obtain a high-quality education that helps them become global citizens, capable of making a difference.
FIU by the Numbers
R1 Carnegie Classification Doctoral University for Highest Research Activity
1 In nation in awarding Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees to Hispanic students.
2 ABA-accredited law schools based on bar passage rate in 2019 2 Florida Board of Governors ranked FIU second in state
2 Undergraduate International Business program in the nation
42 Top 50 Public Rankings in U.S. News & World Report
43 Based on Social Mobility, Research and Service-Public National Universities by Washington Monthly
200+ Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctoral programs offered
Educational training and a highly skilled workforce serve as catalysts of innovation, economic development, and competitiveness. Research indicates that workforce training drives productivity and advances retention and commitment to an organization. Through Florida International University’s Academic Planning and Accountability-Continuing Education (APA-CE), the instructional and academic resources of Florida International University are extended by using innovative approaches including online education, alternative scheduling, and community-based academic credit and non-credit programs. APA-CE is the education and training partner serving diverse constituencies that provides excellence and value through its personal enrichment, academic and professional programs, locally and globally. In a knowledge-based society, professional development is key to career success and competitiveness. We extend our professional development training programs to meet the emerging needs of companies, businesses, organizations, and individuals.
APA-CE’s training portfolio and capabilities include the following initiatives: • coaching and mentoring
hospitality & tourism
supervisory/management skills training
annual work plan development
comprehensive communication (e.g., business writing, presentation and public speaking)
managing and leading change
decision-making and delegation
setting performance outcomes, criteria for success and improvement strategies