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Undergraduate Engineering Dual Degree Program Description

DUAL DEGREE PROGRAMS
The Dual-degree Program offers undergraduate bachelor’s students a from an FIU international partner universities the opportunity to complete two degree programs in almost the same amount of time as completing one. The program allows for student exchange providing participants with the opportunity of studying on two different campuses in two different countries.
Upon completion of both programs graduation requirements, both institutions award equivalent degrees. Undergraduate and post-graduate students receive two degrees; one from their home institution and one from FIU.
HOW IT WORKS
Students visit the program coordinator at their home institution managing the FIU partnership to discuss the students qualifications and develop a plan of study. The plan of study will outline the required coursework at both institutions and the required timeframe to complete both institutional requirements. Prior to completing FIU coursework, the student must apply and be accepted into the program.
PROGRAM BENEFITS
Administrative support from both institutions
Campus Resources at both campuses
Dual degrees for a competitive price
A Worlds Ahead experience

Bachelor of Science
- BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
- CIVIL ENGINEERING
- COMPUTER ENGINEERING
- COMPUTER SCIENCE
- CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT
- ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
- ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING
- INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
- MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

REQUIREMENTS:
- Completion of an online Undergraduate Application for Admission that can be obtained at admission.fiu.edu by clicking on “Apply Now.”
- Request official transcripts of all earned college or university credits to be sent to FIU. Unsealed or opened copies submitted directly by applicants will not be accepted. If the official transcript is not in English, the applicant must also submit an official translation of the transcript.
International University-level Transcripts require a course-by-course evaluation, with a calculated U.S. equivalent grade point average, through a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) Organization or through the recommended agencies below.
Josef Silny & Associates
7101 SW 102 Avenue
Miami, FL 33171
Tel: (305) 273-1616
Fax: (305) 273-1338
http://www.silny.com or email info@jsilny.com

World Education Services
P. O. Box 745
New York, NY 10113-0745
(212) 966-6311
http://www.wes.org or email info@wes.org

Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc.
P.O. Box 514070
Milwaukee, WI 53203-3470
Phone: (414) 289-3400
www.ece.org

- Applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in the English language by presenting a minimum score of 80 on the Internet-based (iBT), or the equivalent score of 550 on the Paper-based version of the TOEFL. The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam is accepted; students would need a minimum score pf 6.5. Request test scores from Educational Testing Services (ETS). Scores must be submitted by ETS. FIU’s reporting code is 5206.
To obtain the form I-20 for and F1 visa
ALL STUDENTS" We are required by the Department of Homeland Security/US Citizenship and Immigration Services to carefully check the financial ability of each student prior to requesting approval to issue your SEVIS I-20 OR DS- 2019. You must comply with the following procedures:
• (A) Must meet the annual estimate of costs found at: http://admissions.fiu.edu/apply/international/declaration-and-certification-finances/index.html
• (B) Complete the Undergraduate Declaration and Certification of Finances (DCF) Form found at: http://admissions.fiu.edu/_assets/page-docs/quick-links-pdfs/Declaration_of_Certification_of_Finances_Form.pdf and collect appropriate signatures and documentation. It is very important that all questions be completed and accurately answered in order to avoid unnecessary delays in processing.
• (C) Return the Declaration and Certification of Finances (DCF) Form with signature(s) and bank seal/stamp and required documents electronically to Undergraduate Admission, IntlAdmiss@fiu.edu, or by mail to:
Florida International University
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
P.O. Box 659003
Miami, Florida 33265-9003

Undergraduate Engineering Dual Degrees Awarded

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