Florida International University: Crime & Safety

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Florida International University LogoC- Florida International University is a public school in Miami, Florida with about 49,780 students and 5,790 employees.

Our Safety Report for this school is based on the US Department of Education 2016 public data sets for various categories of violent and non-violent crimes committed both on-campus and off-campus over the last three years.

Safety Evaluation

Based on our analysis of the government data, Florida International University is a relatively dangerous place to stay. American School Search gives this school grade "C-" on safety.

From our perception of the data, there are some problems with forcible sex offenses, illegal drugs, and nonforcible sex offenses.

Campus Safety: Florida International University and Nearby Schools

Florida International University Safety Chart
If you are an official at Florida International University and you would like to provide additional details or express a different perspective on your college safety, please Contact Us and we will publish your point of view (up to 1,000 characters) on this page.

Get more details and analysis about this college from Florida International University Review. Additionally, you might want to check our ratings for the 100 Safest and for the 100 Most Dangerous colleges in the US or learn about American School Search Safety Reports.

Criminal Offenses at Florida International University in 2013 - 2015

Alleged criminal offenses reported to campus security authorities and/or local police
Does not necessarily reflect prosecutions or convictions for crime


Type of Crime or Arrest
On-campus
Off-campus
Crime Chance*

Murder
0
0
0.0%

Neglient Manslaughter
0
0
0.0%

Forcible Sex Offense
11
0
0.1%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
14
0
0.2%

Robbery
9
0
0.1%

Aggravated Assault
15
1
0.2%

Burglary
72
2
0.4%

Motor Vehicle Theft
25
0
0.2%

Arson
1
0
0.0%

Illegal Weapons Possession
9
0
0.1%

Drug Law Violation
165
0
0.6%

Liquor Law Violation
6
0
0.1%

* Crime Chance is American School Search's subjective and approximate estimate for a student's chance of experiencing this crime during their study at Florida International University based on the present enrollment, past crime history, current crime trend, and an assumption that the school reports accurate numbers to the government. Safety Grade is American School Search's subjective evaluation of Florida International University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

Need to File a Complaint?

If you have been discriminated or abused at Florida International University, or you believe that this college underreports campus crime statistics, then please consider filing a complaint with US Department of Education.

As of May 1st, 2014, fifty five colleges are under investigation for possible violations of federal law over the handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints. Many of those schools are frequent guests in our exclusive 100 Most Dangerous Colleges list.

Read all information about Florida International University:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Florida Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Read about 108 accounting and finance schools in Tampa, Miami, Orlando, Tallahassee, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Fort Myers, and 53 more cities. Approximately 11,200 accounting and finance degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for accounting and finance programs in FL is approximately $15,600.

Architecture
Get details on 20 architecture colleges in Miami, Tampa, Clearwater, Niceville, Jacksonville, Sanford, Fort Myers, and 15 more cities. Around 600 architecture diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for architecture degree programs in FL: $21,900.

Art
Get details on 48 art schools in Miami, Tampa, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Winter Park, and 26 other cities. About 2,500 art degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for art programs in FL is approximately $18,900.

Biology
Learn more about 50 biology schools in Jacksonville, Gainesville, Tampa, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Tallahassee, Daytona Beach, and 27 other cities. About 7,500 biology diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for biology programs in FL is approximately $21,800.

Broadcasting
Our directory contains 54 broadcasting schools in Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Bradenton, Tallahassee, Gainesville, Winter Park, and 33 other cities. Approximately 2,300 broadcasting degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for broadcasting programs in FL - $16,900.

Business
We reviewed 142 business schools in Miami, Tampa, Jacksonville, Orlando, Tallahassee, Gainesville, Fort Lauderdale, and 62 other cities. About 28,500 business diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for business degree programs in FL: $15,200.

Chemistry
Our listing contains 30 chemistry schools in Miami, Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Daytona Beach, Tampa, Miami Gardens, Cocoa, and 19 more cities. Around 1,900 chemistry diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for chemistry programs in FL - $19,000.

Communication and Journalism
We reviewed 63 communication and journalism colleges in Jacksonville, Tampa, Daytona Beach, Miami, Orlando, Winter Park, Tallahassee, and 36 other cities. About 5,200 communication and journalism diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for communication and journalism programs in FL - $20,800.

Computer Science
Learn more about 162 computer science colleges in Tampa, Miami, Orlando, Jacksonville, Hialeah, Fort Myers, Tallahassee, and 65 more cities. Approximately 13,300 computer science diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for computer science degree programs in FL is roughly $14,700.

Construction
Our directory contains 37 construction colleges in Miami, Bradenton, Gainesville, Tampa, Fort Lauderdale, Tallahassee, Orlando, and 24 other cities. About 700 construction diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for construction programs in FL is approximately $15,300.

Criminal Justice
We reviewed 108 criminal justice colleges in Tampa, Orlando, Fort Myers, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Daytona Beach, Tallahassee, and 52 more cities. Around 13,700 criminal justice degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for criminal justice degree programs in FL is around $13,800.

Economics
Get details on 22 economics colleges in Jacksonville, Tampa, Tallahassee, Coral Gables, Miami Gardens, Winter Park, Saint Petersburg, and 16 more cities. Around 1,700 economics degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for economics programs in FL is roughly $24,700.

Education
Learn about 104 education colleges in Miami, Jacksonville, Orlando, Tallahassee, Tampa, Daytona Beach, Hialeah, and 52 other cities. Approximately 11,900 education diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for education programs in FL is roughly $18,600.

Engineering
We list 80 engineering schools in Jacksonville, Tampa, Orlando, Daytona Beach, Tallahassee, Fort Myers, Fort Lauderdale, and 39 more cities. Approximately 9,100 engineering degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for engineering degree programs in FL: $20,600.

English and Literature
Read information about 42 english and literature schools in Miami, Miami Gardens, Boca Raton, Orlando, Fort Myers, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, and 24 more cities. Approximately 3,500 english and literature diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for english and literature degree programs in FL is around $19,900.

Ethnic and Cultural Studies
Detailed information about 15 ethnic and cultural studies schools in Tallahassee, Saint Petersburg, Coral Gables, Miami, Gainesville, Tampa, Saint Augustine, and 11 more cities. Around 300 ethnic and cultural studies diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition charges for ethnic and cultural studies programs in FL: $23,000.

Foreign Languages
Read information about 21 foreign languages schools in Miami, Tampa, Jacksonville, Coral Gables, Hialeah, Fort Lauderdale, Saint Augustine, and 14 more cities. Approximately 900 foreign languages degrees are granted each year. Average tuition cost for foreign languages programs in FL is about $22,700.

General Studies
Our listing contains 77 general studies schools in Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa, Daytona Beach, Gainesville, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, and 44 more cities. Around 62,200 general studies diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for general studies programs in FL - $9,300.

Geography
Read about 11 geography schools in Jacksonville, DeLand, Palatka, Coral Gables, Tampa, Miami, Gainesville, and 7 other cities. Around 400 geography degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for geography degree programs in FL: $21,300.

Geology
Learn about 9 geology colleges in Gainesville, Tampa, Miami, Coral Gables, Tallahassee, Melbourne, Boca Raton, and Saint Petersburg. Approximately 200 geology diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition for geology programs in FL is roughly $23,200.

History
We reviewed 30 history schools in Miami, Tampa, Jacksonville, Lakeland, Tallahassee, Boca Raton, Hobe Sound, and 22 other cities. Approximately 1,100 history degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for history programs in FL: $21,200.

Interior Design
Get details on 22 interior design colleges in Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Cocoa, Gainesville, Tallahassee, Fort Lauderdale, and 15 more cities. Around 500 interior design degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for interior design programs in FL is roughly $13,900.

Law
Detailed information about 19 law schools in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Naples, Miami Gardens, Tallahassee, Coral Gables, Jacksonville, and 11 other cities. Around 3,400 law diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for law programs in FL is roughly $29,400.

Management
Get details on 169 management schools in Miami, Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, Fort Lauderdale, Tallahassee, Fort Myers, and 66 more cities. Around 33,100 management diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for management degree programs in FL is around $14,900.

Marketing and Advertising
Read information about 70 marketing and advertising colleges in Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Lakeland, Jacksonville, Fort Lauderdale, Melbourne, and 33 other cities. Around 4,700 marketing and advertising diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for marketing and advertising degree programs in FL - $18,400.

Mathematics
Read about 38 mathematics colleges in Miami, Daytona Beach, Jacksonville, Fort Myers, Tampa, Lakeland, Fort Lauderdale, and 23 other cities. Around 1,200 mathematics degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for mathematics degree programs in FL: $21,500.

Medical
Read about 168 medical colleges in Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Jacksonville, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Pensacola, and 69 more cities. Around 23,000 medical diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for medical degree programs in FL is roughly $16,400.

Music
Learn about 40 music colleges in Jacksonville, Miami, Boca Raton, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Tallahassee, Lakeland, and 24 other cities. Approximately 2,400 music degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for music programs in FL is roughly $20,500.

Natural Resources and Environment
Read information about 43 natural resources and environment schools in Tampa, Boca Raton, Tallahassee, Daytona Beach, Jacksonville, Miami Gardens, Saint Petersburg, and 27 more cities. About 1,800 natural resources and environment diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for natural resources and environment degree programs in FL is around $25,900.

Nursing
Detailed information about 176 nursing schools in Miami, Tampa, Jacksonville, Orlando, West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Tallahassee, and 76 more cities. Approximately 24,100 nursing degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for nursing programs in FL - $15,500.

Occupational Therapy
Our directory contains 46 occupational therapy colleges in Tampa, Jacksonville, Fort Lauderdale, Tallahassee, Boca Raton, Pensacola, Gainesville, and 26 more cities. About 2,700 occupational therapy degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for occupational therapy programs in FL is about $20,100.

Philosophy
Our directory contains 24 philosophy colleges in Miami, Jacksonville, Tampa, Tallahassee, Boca Raton, Lakeland, West Palm Beach, and 16 more cities. Around 400 philosophy diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for philosophy degree programs in FL is roughly $22,500.

Physical Therapy
Detailed information about 39 physical therapy schools in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, West Palm Beach, Bradenton, Tampa, Gainesville, and 26 more cities. About 1,300 physical therapy degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for physical therapy degree programs in FL is about $16,900.

Physics
Our directory contains 20 physics colleges in Tallahassee, Miami, Jacksonville, Gainesville, Daytona Beach, Orlando, Ave Maria, and 14 other cities. Around 600 physics degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for physics programs in FL is about $23,600.

Political Science
Learn about 33 political science colleges in Daytona Beach, Miami, Tampa, Boca Raton, Lakeland, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, and 20 other cities. Around 3,700 political science diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition price for political science programs in FL is around $21,600.

Psychology
We reviewed 60 psychology colleges in Tampa, Jacksonville, Miami, Gainesville, Daytona Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Boca Raton, and 34 other cities. Approximately 10,500 psychology diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for psychology degree programs in FL is roughly $20,800.

Recreation and Leisure
Detailed information about 11 recreation and leisure colleges in Miami, Clearwater, Tallahassee, Fort Lauderdale, Apopka, Ocala, Gainesville, and 7 more cities. Approximately 600 recreation and leisure diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for recreation and leisure degree programs in FL: $19,000.

Resort and Hospitality
Our listing contains 32 resort and hospitality schools in Orlando, Miami, Boca Raton, Pensacola, Daytona Beach, Jacksonville, Panama City, and 22 other cities. About 3,100 resort and hospitality degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for resort and hospitality programs in FL: $16,700.

Social Work
Learn more about 41 social work colleges in Jacksonville, Tampa, Fort Myers, Miami, Boca Raton, Ocala, Miami Gardens, and 23 other cities. About 4,400 social work diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for social work programs in FL is around $18,500.

Sociology and Anthropology
Our directory contains 27 sociology and anthropology schools in Miami, Tampa, Jacksonville, Lakeland, Tallahassee, Gainesville, Miami Gardens, and 17 more cities. About 3,100 sociology and anthropology diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for sociology and anthropology degree programs in FL - $20,600.

Theater and Drama
Learn about 43 theater and drama colleges in Tampa, Tallahassee, Orlando, Miami, Jacksonville, Fort Lauderdale, Lakeland, and 25 more cities. Approximately 1,300 theater and drama degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for theater and drama programs in FL is about $18,400.

Theology and Religion
Learn more about 33 theology and religion schools in Tallahassee, Miami Gardens, Lakeland, Jacksonville, Miami, Boca Raton, Hobe Sound, and 25 other cities. About 800 theology and religion diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for theology and religion programs in FL - $19,700.

Urban Development
We list 9 urban development colleges in Gainesville, Tampa, Miami, Coral Gables, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Boca Raton, Winter Park, and Orlando. Around 200 urban development diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition for urban development programs in FL - $21,000.

Work and Family Studies
Learn more about 54 work and family studies schools in Miami, Tampa, Orlando, Gainesville, Ocala, Fort Lauderdale, Bradenton, and 37 other cities. Around 2,700 work and family studies degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for work and family studies degree programs in FL - $12,600.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Safety in Competing Colleges










Other Nearby Colleges