Best Colleges in Miami

Can You Take the Heat?

The weather isn't the only thing that's hot

In Miami, the possibilities are endless, and things are just heating up. With 67 higher learning institutions, you have choices in degree programs ranging from architecture and bioengineering to culinary arts and philosophy. You can design, build, or cook your way right into your next career. and that should be easy since Miami is classified as an Alpha-World City, meaning it plays a major role in the global economy. However, this comes as no surprise since many national and international companies call Miami home. Not to mention it's one of the highest ranked cities for GMP (Gross Metropolitan Product) in the country.

Miami is doing its part as a world leader in education and commerce, but it's also proving itself in culture and entertainment. With great beaches, shopping, festivals, restaurants, and entertainment, you won't have time to be bored. The pro-sports teams: Marlins, Heat, and Dolphins, will keep you cheering all year round. But don't just watch, instead check out one of the 120 parks where you can pick up your own games. or have a picnic to enjoy the year-round, warm weather. The decision is yours, but it really is a no-brainer. Heat things up in your life and start your education in Miami.

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Best Four Year Universities in Miami

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Miami Coral Gables, FL

University of Miami offers 353 Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 6,089 students graduated with students earning 3,609 Bachelor's degrees, 1,463 Master's degrees, 955 Doctoral degrees, and 62 Certificates degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
2 Florida International University Miami, FL

Florida International University offers 280 Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 13,442 students graduated with students earning 9,421 Bachelor's degrees, 3,386 Master's degrees, 538 Doctoral degrees, 72 Associate's degrees, and 25 Certificates degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
3 Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale, FL

Nova Southeastern University offers 287 Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 8,420 students graduated with students earning 4,073 Master's degrees, 2,459 Doctoral degrees, 1,475 Bachelor's degrees, 411 Certificates degrees, and 2 Associate's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
4 Barry University Miami, FL
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Barry University offers 142 Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 3,193 students graduated with students earning 1,756 Master's degrees, 948 Bachelor's degrees, 434 Doctoral degrees, and 55 Certificates degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
5 Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton, FL

Florida Atlantic University offers 204 Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 7,699 students graduated with students earning 5,693 Bachelor's degrees, 1,462 Master's degrees, 360 Associate's degrees, 168 Doctoral degrees, and 16 Certificates degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
6 Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach, FL

Palm Beach Atlantic University offers 102 Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 814 students graduated with students earning 537 Bachelor's degrees, 210 Master's degrees, 67 Doctoral degrees.

7 St Thomas University Miami Gardens, FL

St Thomas University offers 127 Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 689 students graduated with students earning 233 Bachelor's degrees, 223 Master's degrees, 174 Doctoral degrees, and 59 Certificates degrees.

8 Lynn University Boca Raton, FL

Lynn University offers 55 Degree programs. It's a small private university in a small city. In 2015, 830 students graduated with students earning 496 Bachelor's degrees, 279 Master's degrees, 43 Certificates degrees, and 12 Doctoral degrees.

9 Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale, FL

Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale offers 86 Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 5,150 students graduated with students earning 3,668 Associate's degrees, 1,127 Bachelor's degrees, 325 Master's degrees, 25 Doctoral degrees, and 5 Certificates degrees.

10 Miami Dade College Miami, FL

Miami Dade College offers 168 Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 13,693 students graduated with students earning 10,439 Associate's degrees, 2,082 Certificates degrees, and 1,172 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews

Best Community Colleges in Miami

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 SABER College Miami, FL

SABER College offers 5 Degree programs. It's a small private college in a large city. In 2015, 194 students graduated with students earning 194 Associate's degrees.

2 Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College Miami, OK

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College offers 56 Degree programs. It's a small public college in a far away town. In 2015, 497 students graduated with students earning 461 Associate's degrees, and 36 Certificates degrees.

3 Southeastern College-West Palm Beach West Palm Beach, FL

Southeastern College-West Palm Beach offers 23 Degree programs. It's a small private college in a large suburb. In 2015, 558 students graduated with students earning 319 Associate's degrees, and 239 Certificates degrees.

4 Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Miami Miramar, FL

Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Miami offers 4 Degree programs. It's a small private college in a large suburb. In 2015, 326 students graduated with students earning 230 Associate's degrees, and 96 Certificates degrees.

5 College of Business and Technology-Flagler Miami, FL

College of Business and Technology-Flagler offers 23 Degree programs. It's a very small private college in a large suburb. In 2015, 439 students graduated with students earning 360 Certificates degrees, and 79 Associate's degrees.

6 Management Resources College Miami, FL

Management Resources College offers 8 Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city. In 2015, 486 students graduated with students earning 314 Certificates degrees, 172 Associate's degrees.

7 College of Business and Technology-Hialeah Hialeah, FL

College of Business and Technology-Hialeah offers 11 Degree programs. It's a very small private college in a large suburb. In 2015, 378 students graduated with students earning 321 Certificates degrees, and 57 Associate's degrees.

8 Cambridge Institute of Allied Health & Technology Delray Beach, FL

Cambridge Institute of Allied Health & Technology offers 8 Degree programs. It's a very small private college in a large suburb. In 2015, 83 students graduated with students earning 47 Associate's degrees, and 36 Certificates degrees.

9 Academy for Nursing and Health Occupations West Palm Beach, FL

Academy for Nursing and Health Occupations offers 7 Degree programs. It's a very small private college in a large suburb. In 2015, 173 students graduated with students earning 117 Certificates degrees, and 56 Associate's degrees.

10 Fortis Institute Palm Springs, FL

Fortis Institute offers 14 Degree programs. It's a very small private college in a large suburb. In 2015, 219 students graduated with students earning 179 Certificates degrees, and 40 Associate's degrees.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Miami University of Miami Coral Gables, FL
5/5
11 : 1 16,825
Florida International University Florida International University Miami, FL
2/5
34 : 1 49,782
Nova Southeastern University Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale, FL
5/5
22 : 1 23,236
Barry University Barry University Miami, FL
5/5
16 : 1 7,971
Florida Atlantic University Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton, FL
2/5
33 : 1 30,380
University Logo Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach, FL
5/5
18 : 1 3,918
St Thomas University St Thomas University Miami Gardens, FL
5/5
23 : 1 4,918
Lynn University Lynn University Boca Raton, FL
5/5
26 : 1 2,693
Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale, FL
4/5
13 : 1 16,579
Miami Dade College Miami Dade College Miami, FL
2/5
42 : 1 62,332
Broward College Broward College Fort Lauderdale, FL
2/5
52 : 1 43,078
Florida National University-Main Campus Florida National University-Main Campus Hialeah, FL
3/5
28 : 1 2,492
Florida Memorial University Florida Memorial University Miami Gardens, FL
4/5
18 : 1 1,467
University Logo Palm Beach State College Lake Worth, FL
2/5
51 : 1 29,616
Carlos Albizu University-Miami Carlos Albizu University-Miami Miami, FL
3/5
22 : 1 1,046
SABER College SABER College Miami, FL 18 : 1 553
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Johnson & Wales University-North Miami North Miami, FL
5/5
24 : 1 1,752
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College Miami, OK
2/5
26 : 1 2,107
Mercy Hospital School of Practical Nursing-Plantation General Hospital Mercy Hospital School of Practical Nursing-Plantation General Hospital Miami, FL 10 : 1 83
Atlantic Technical College Atlantic Technical College Coconut Creek, FL 16 : 1 3,132
Southeastern College-West Palm Beach Southeastern College-West Palm Beach West Palm Beach, FL
4/5
9 : 1 1,063
Everglades University Everglades University Boca Raton, FL
4/5
13 : 1 1,498
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Miami Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Miami Miramar, FL
3/5
31 : 1 829
College of Business and Technology-Flagler College of Business and Technology-Flagler Miami, FL
4/5
18 : 1 304
Management Resources College Management Resources College Miami, FL 28 : 1 943

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