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School of International & Public Affairs

Positive Impact
Times Higher Education Impact Rankings
#1 Model UN
Best Delegate, 2019
Master of Arts in Global Affairs
Foreign Policy, 2018

Top 50 in the World

#15 No Poverty 
Times Higher Education

Measures universities’ research on poverty and their support for poor students and citizens in the local community

#33 Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
Times Higher Education

Measures universities’ research on law and international relations and their participation as advisers for government.


#40 Master of Arts in Global Affairs 
Foreign Policy

Measures top master’s programs for policy careers in international relations

Top 50 in the U.S. 

  • #2contributor of interns in D.C.
    Higher Education Impact Award
    The Washington Center
  • #2online bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice
  • #2online bachelor's degree in Political Science
  • #3Decent Work and Economic Growth
    Times Higher Education
  • #22Public Finance and Budgeting
    U.S. News & World Report

State of the World at FIU gives students a front row seat to hear leading experts in foreign policy, including former ambassadors, top journalists and presidential advisors. Within the major global affairs circuit, State of the World has made its mark as the first "must attend" conference of the year.

Point of Pride

Model UN

Three members of #1 ranked FIU Model UN team named to the North American Collegiate Model UN All-Star Team – one of only a handful of schools to receive that many all-star designations.