Rankings & Facts

We are top 50

Florida International University is a Top 50 public university. Located in Miami, Florida, its Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work offers degrees and programs in Public Health, Social Work, Dietetics & Nutrition, and Disaster Preparedness.

Stempel College Rankings

  • #1School of public health in South Florida (US News & World Report, 2024)
  • #49Public school of social work (US News & World Report, 2023)
  • #4Dietetics and Nutrition program in Florida (College Factual)
  • #4Best master's degree program in Emergency Management (Best Accredited Colleges)
  • #7Best Online MPH (TheBestSchools.org)

FIU Rankings


Best Colleges - U.S. News & World Report - National University 2022

Top 50 National Public University


Best Colleges - U.S. News & World Report - Social Mobility 2022

Top 5 Performer in Social Mobility


Best Colleges - U.S. News & World Report - Most Innovative 2022

Top 20 Most Innovative



According to the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research, our college ranks 15th among public health schools in the country with NIH funding​

$21.3 million award actions in FY 21-22.

Our students by the numbers



  • 86%

    bachelor’s degrees are awarded to minorities

  • 76%

    of bachelor's or master's graduates were employed or continuing their education within one year of graduation

  • 95%

    of Ph.D. graduates were employed within one year of graduation

Our alumni

Stempel College graduates span the globe, contributing their skills and knowledge to help serve the greater good.

  • College alumni9,600 alumni across:
  • 49

    U.S. States

  • 30


  • 6

    U.S. territories