Engineering Dual Enrollment/College Prep Courses

To attract high school students (particularly underrepresented students) to consider engineering as an undergraduate career choice and prepare them for that. The Florida Action for Minorities in Engineering (FLAME) program is a joint, dual enrollment program between Miami-Dade County Public Schools and FIU’s College of Engineering and Computing, specially designed for minority high school students. GEAR UP is a program designed to increase the personal, academic and emotional development of students and their families in the Homestead and Florida City areas. The JETS UNITE program is a collaborative effort between FIU, the U.S. Army and the Junior Engineering Technical Society to increase the number of underrepresented students in the field of engineering.

  • Focus: High school
  • Contact: Masoud Milani,, Office of Student Access and Success/Center for Diversity in Engineering and Computing, College of Engineering and Computing