Carlos Albizu University Miami Campus

Carlos Albizu University Miami Campus

Carlos Albizu University, which was founded in 1966 by Carlos Albizu-Miranda, was originally located in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Carlos Albizu University -Miami Campus, also known as CAU-Miami, was established in 1980 and is situated on 18 acres in Miami, Florida. The student body has representatives from over 40 countries around the world.

CAU-Miami awards the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Business Administration, Master of Science, and Master of Business Administration degrees. Students can choose from disciplines like elementary education, industrial and organizational psychology, marriage and family therapy, school counseling, and mental health counseling. In addition, the university offers the Doctor of Psychology degree in clinical psychology. Certificate programs in English for Speakers of Other Languages are also available.

Students of CAU-Miami are involved in various on-campus clubs and organizations including Phi Beta Lambda, Nu Sigma Psi, Student Council, FPAGS - CAU chapter, and APAGS - CAU chapter. The university also offers financial aid to deserving candidates. Students can apply for loans, grants, work study programs, and scholarships like the Albizu Scholarship, and Undergraduate Merit Scholarship.

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Contacting Carlos Albizu

Carlos Albizu University-Miami Campus
2173 N.W. 99th Avenue
Miami , FL 33172-2209
General Phone: (305) 593-1223

Carlos Albizu Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Therapy and Counseling208psychology, clinical psychology, counseling psychology, organizational psychology
Education and Teaching70special education, elementary school teaching, foreign language teaching
Business and Management51business management

Number of programs and degrees for Carlos Albizu in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree1856
Bachelor's degree1233
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship211

Carlos Albizu Student Body

In 2007-2008, Carlos Albizu had a total enrollment of 1,092 students (953 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 19%
Women 81%
Full-Time 73%
Part-Time 27%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 49%
Graduate 51%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 2%
20-21 3%
22-24 12%
25-29 29%
30-34 17%
35-39 15%
40-49 15%
50-64 6%
65+ 0%

Carlos Albizu Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 94 %
Part-Time 55 %

Carlos Albizu Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Miami, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Carlos Albizu Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Carlos Albizu Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 11,724
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 11,724
Books and supplies $ 1,500

Financial Aid:
Carlos Albizu participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1072401)

Carlos Albizu Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year1*2*
Associate professorcalendar year2*5$56,889
Assistant professorcalendar year1*5$60,168
All faculty totalcalendar year4$63,79212$62,302

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Carlos Albizu Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching, Other

Therapy And Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Psychology, General

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