Despite COVID-19, learning continues at FIU College of Business. We are committed to our students, and together we will shape the future of business education.

  • All FIU Business face-to-face classes had a seamless transition to remote instruction thanks to our experience accumulated over more than two decades of online education.
  • We are currently accepting applications for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021. We will support you through the application process and provide deadline flexibility if necessary. This page has the latest information about 2020-2021 graduate admissions.
  • As always, our enrollment advisors are available to help you with any questions or concerns regarding our graduate programs.

Master of International BusinessIs an MIB or MBA Best for You?

Many applicants ask us about the differences between an MIB and an MBA degree. In the table below, you can see a comparison between FIU’s MIB and one of FIU’s MBA program, specifically the International MBA. This table provides a brief comparison of the key similarities and differences. If you want to know more about the MIB program, do not hesitate to reach out to us at mib@fiu.edu or at 305-779-7874.


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FIU Program Master of International Business International MBA
Length 12 months 12 months
Formats Face to face
Online
Face to face
Curriculum focus Specialized in global business General management with international elements
Open to students without an undergraduate business degree Yes

Yes

Class times Evening classes Daytime classes
Student profile
Average GPA
Average Age
Years of Work Experience
% Women

3.4 GPA
25 years old
3.7 years
55% women

3.42 GPA
25 years old
3.32 years
44% women
Study Abroad /
International Trip
Core part of the program Optional
Local trip Conducted in the greater Miami area. This trip is unique to the MIB program and serves to enrich students' knowledge of international business through experiential learning. N/A
Masters Project Provides you with hands-on experience in working with real problems with a real customer client. You will be part of a consulting team that works on a complex issue faced by a client. An interdisciplinary research project on an international business problem, which may include field work (including internship), library research, computer modeling, or the use of an approved research methodology.
Dual Degree Option Possibility to earn an additional Master's degree from one of our partner schools in the Americas, Europe, or Asia Possibility to earn an additional Master's degree from one of our partner schools in the Americas, Europe, or Asia
Joint Program Options Possibility to earn an additional Master’s degree from FIU Possibility to earn an additional Master’s degree from FIU
GMAT Waiver Available if other criteria are met Available if other criteria are met
TOEFL/IELTS Waiver Available if other criteria are met Available if other criteria are met

* This format of the program has a different price point and scholarship opportunities. Please contact our program staff for more details.

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