FIU is a multi-campus public research university located in Miami, a vibrant, international city. FIU offers more than 190 baccalaureate, masters, professional and doctoral degree programs to over 46,000 students. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU is worlds ahead in its local and global engagement and is committed to finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our times. It has achieved Carnegie Research University status (with high research activity). In 2006, FIU launched the first public medical school in South Florida. The College of Engineering and Computing is home to a state-of-the-art nanofabrication and medical device packaging facility.