Florida National University opened its first class on January 4th, 1988, in the city of Hialeah, Florida, as Florida International Institute under the administration of Dr. José Regueiro, Mrs. María C. Regueiro and Mr. Omar Sánchez. It offered business, computer, dental, electronics (now discontinued), medical, paralegal, and travel programs. The institution soon became Florida International College and finally in September 1989,Florida National College. A second campus was initiated in Miami (Flagler Campus) on March 3, 1989; a third campus was opened in Miami(Bird Road Campus) on March 5, 1990.
Florida National College officially changed its name to Florida National University March 24, 2012, after receiving approval by its accrediting agency to offer programs at a more advance degree level. At the present time, FNU offers three Master Degrees, ten Baccalaureate Degree Programs, twenty-five Associate Degree programs, nine Diploma Programs, and eight Certificate Programs.
The purpose of Florida National University is to contribute to the education of a population of diverse, presently predominantly Hispanic, cultures. The University realizes this mission through the employment and development of a faculty of scholars who are proficient in the art of teaching. The University strives to prepare the students for employment in their chosen career or advanced studies through the acquisition of the required skills and knowledge needed for the successful completion of the program of studies.
Florida National University strives to provide the educational facilities and resources that support intensive sessions of study in small classes, in order to foster in the student the attainment of a quality university education according to the student's personal goals, and the advancement of modern technology.
Furthermore, Florida National University provides educational and cultural programs intended to enrich the community it serves. Located in beautiful Hialeah, FL it's employees have multiple community and living options throughout South Florida. Surrounded by some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, and no state income tax, Florida continues to become a destination state for many.
What you bring to the University:
Doctorate degree from a regional accredited institution.
Five or more years of senior administrative level leadership and experience in higher education with a demonstrated student-centered philosophy of education, instruction and research.
Demonstrated experience with strategic planning and leading ongoing efforts of the University to meet accreditation standards.
Clear understanding of national education policies.
Knowledge and experience in curriculum development and innovation.
Demonstrated commitment to academic quality and standards.
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