Training/Education Directory Featured

8:00pm EDT June 25, 2009

Florida International University

11200 S.W. 8th St.
Miami, FL 33199
(305) 348-2000
Modesto A. Maidique
Florida International University is Miami-Dade County’s first public, four-year university. The college emphasizes research as a major component of its mission. Sponsored research funding from external sources, such as grants and contracts, exceeds $100 million.
Founded: 1965
Key areas of study
College of Architecture and Arts, College of Education, School of Hospitality, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, College of Law

Miami Dade College

300 N.E. 2nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33132
(305) 237-8888
Eduardo J. PadrĂ³n
Miami Dade College is the largest college in the nation with eight campuses and more than 167,000 students. It educates students from across the world and offers more than 300 programs of study and several degree options, including vocational, associate and baccalaureate degrees. Miami Dade College features numerous community education classes, online credit classes, the New World School of the Arts and The Honors College.
Founded: 1960
Key areas of study
Arts, applied science, criminal justice, education and nursing

Nova Southeastern University

3301 College Ave.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
(954) 262-7300
Ray Ferrero Jr.
Nova Southeastern University is the nation’s sixth-largest independent university, with more than 26,000 students, 110,000 alumni, a 300-acre Fort Lauderdale-Davie campus and a presence in nine countries around the world. NSU awards associate, bachelor’s, master’s, educational specialist, doctoral and first-professional degrees in a wide range of fields.
Founded: 1964
Key areas of study
Arts and humanities, business, information sciences, education, medicine, law, marine sciences and psychology

University of Miami

5202 University Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
(305) 284-2211
Donna E. Shalala
The University of Miami has more than 15,300 undergraduate and graduate students from around the world. The Coral Gables campus is the largest private college in Miami-Dade County. The University of Miami’s mission is to educate and nurture students, to create knowledge, and to provide service to the community and beyond.
Founded: 1925
Key areas of study
Arts and culture, business, medicine, education, economics