From the School

Carlos Albizu University (CAU) is the only fully accredited university in the United States named in honor of a Hispanic. We are proud of our roots and our commitment to excellence in program offerings. Serving South Florida for more than two decades, our programs have produced culturally sensitive professionals capable of serving the diverse population of our global community. Through its expert faculty, CAU offers exciting and challenging programs in Business Administration, Education, and Psychology to more than 1,500 students at our two campuses. With more than 65 countries represented in our student body, CAU Miami Campus thrives in a modern 18-acre facility located in the city of Doral . CAU classes are small and with flexible schedules to meet the needs of our students. Our Business programs are Fast Track, allowing Undergraduate students to complete their Bachelors Degree in 18 months, and Graduate students to secure a Masters in Business Administration in just over a year. CAU's Goodman Psychological Services Center is a unique resource for the Institution's psychology practitioners to hone clinical acquired skills while providing supervised mental health services to our local community. Since 1980, The Goodman Center has provided services to more than ten thousand members of our community contributing an average of $500,000 per year in pro bono services. Carlos Albizu University (CAU) is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning with campuses in San Juan, Puerto Rico (San Juan Campus) and Miami, Florida (Miami Campus).

Overview

Applicants
185
Acceptance Rate
64%

Test Scores

SAT Reading
-
SAT Math
-
ACT Composite
-

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
13:1
Total Faculty
44
with Terminal Degree
44

23
Women
21
Men
13
Minority

Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
60%
Graduate in 5 years
80%
Graduate in 6 years
100%


Degrees

Bachelor's
Diploma
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

On Campus Interviews

Overview

Undergraduate: $240.00 per credit Undergraduate Business: $345.00 per credit Master: $455.00 per credit Master Business: $455.00 per credit Non Terminal Master: $615.00 per credit Doctorate: $615.00 per credit ESOL: $300.00 per class CLEP: $150 exam *Tuition Rates are charged according to the Program/Concentration of the student. Only in the case of pre requisite courses are they charged based on the Program/Concentration of the course. GLOBAL FEES PAYABLE FOR EACH SESSION Graduate Program: $273.00 Undergraduate Program: $223.00

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Feb 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
School

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,300

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,300

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,549

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$23,500

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$8,250
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$690

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$4,425
Transportation for Commuters
$2,700

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
No

Direct Lender
No

Overall

There are two makor organizations on the Carlos Albizu campus: the Student Council, and Phi Beta Lambda. The Student Council seeks to promote communication, cooperation and understanding among students, faculty and administration, and suggests ways to promote the best interests and objectives of the academic community. The Student Council's functions are regulated by the applicable dispositions of the General Regulations for Students of the CAU. Phi Beta Lambda is a nonprofit educational association of students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. The Association has four different divisions including: FBLA for high school students, FBLA Middle Level for junior high, middle and intermediate school students, PBL for postsecondary students, and The Professional Alumni Division for business people, educators and parents, who support the goals of the association.

Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
569
Out of State

Demographics

74% female
26% male
45% are full time
55% are part time

Overview

Geographically located in Miami, Florida, an area rich in multicultural diversity and laden with the complex socioeconomic and psychosocial realities that accompany such diversity, the Miami Campus of Carlos Albizu University has been in a forefront position in training students who can respond to the needs and demands of a multi-ethnic population. The Miami Campus is located at 2173 NW 99TH Avenue, Miami, Florida 33172. The area is readily accessible through four major thoroughfares: SR826, SR836 and the Florida Turnpike.

Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
Help finding off-campus housing
No

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus

Campus Environment
Fire safety rating

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
3
Number of Honor Societies
1

Number of Social Sororities
Number of Religious Organizations

Sports

Athletic Division
Other


Student Services

Academic

Other Information

Admissions Office Contact


Experience College Life


Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required:
Dates:
Times:
Average Length:

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation