Professional Licensure or Certification

The University of Miami offers the following programs that lead to professional licensure or certification. Requirements for professional licensure or certification may vary significantly by state. Please refer to the information below to determine if a UM program meets the requirements in your state. Programs are listed by college/school. Click on the program name to view the professional licensure/certification information.

School of Architecture

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  • Bachelor of Architecture

    The Bachelor of Architecture program is accredited by the National Architectural Accreditation Board as a first professional degree in Architecture. In the United States, an accredited professional degree in Architecture is a common pre-requisite for professional licensure but the specific requirements for professional licensure vary by state.

    The Bachelor of Architecture program meets the educational requirements to apply for professional registration as an architect in the State of Florida as well as in all other states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Architecture program meets the educational requirements to apply for professional registration as an architect in American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, or Palau.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a registered architect in your home state, use the NCARB Licensing Requirements Tool

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Master of Architecture (2- and 3-year tracks)

    The Master of Architecture program is accredited by the National Architectural Accreditation Board as a first professional degree in Architecture. In the United States, an accredited professional degree in Architecture is a common pre-requisite for professional licensure but the specific requirements for professional licensure vary by state.

    The Master of Architecture program meets the educational requirements to apply for professional registration as an architect in the State of Florida as well as in all other states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Architecture program meets the educational requirements to apply for professional registration as an architect in American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, or Palau.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a registered architect in your home state, use the NCARB Licensing Requirements Tool

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Master of Science in Architecture

    The Master of Science in Architecture program requires a first professional degree in Architecture for admission, so it does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

College of Arts and Sciences

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  • Master of Science in Psychology: Applied Behavior Analysis Track

    The Master of Science in Psychology: Applied Behavior Analysis program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification as a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB).

     

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology (Clinical)

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology (Clinical) program is accredited by the American Psychological Association.

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology (Clinical) program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Psychologist in Florida.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology (Clinical) program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Psychologist outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) web directory of Board Contact Information.

Miami Herbert Business School

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  • (Undergraduate) Certificate in Accounting

    The (Undergraduate) Certificate in Accounting meets the educational requirements in accounting which is part of the educational requirements needed to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant in Florida. Additional coursework is required to meet all of the educational requirements needed.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the (Undergraduate) Certificate in Accounting meets the educational requirements in accounting to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) web directory of Boards of Accounting.

  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting (including Accelerated Track)

    The Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting (including Accelerated Track) is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB Intl).

    The Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant in Florida

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) web directory of Boards of Accounting.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting (including Accelerated Track)

    The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting (including Accelerated Track) program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB Intl).

    The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant in Florida

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) web directory of Boards of Accounting.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance

    The Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB Intl).

    The Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant in Florida

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) web directory of Boards of Accounting.

  • (Graduate) Certificate in Accounting Practice (Online Program)

    The (Graduate) Certificate in Accounting Practice online program is designed to provide MBA and other business students with a solid foundation in accounting, not for professional licensure. So it does not meets the educational requirements in accounting to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant in Florida or any other state.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) web directory of Boards of Accounting.

  • Master of Professional Accounting (including CPA track) (Online Program)

    The Master of Professional Accounting (including CPA track) online program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB Intl).

    The Master of Professional Accounting meets the educational requirements in Accounting to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant in Florida

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Professional Accounting meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) web directory of Boards of Accounting.

  • Master of Science in Accountancy (formerly Master of Accounting)

    The Master of Science in Accountancy (formerly Master of Accounting) program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB Intl).

    The Master of Science in Accountancy (formerly Master of Accounting) meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant in Florida

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Science in Accountancy (formerly Master of Accounting) meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) web directory of Boards of Accounting.

  • Master of Science in Taxation

    The Master of Science in Taxation program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB Intl).

    The Master of Science in Taxation meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant in Florida

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Science in Taxation meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) web directory of Boards of Accounting.

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Business: Accounting Concentration

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Business: Accounting Concentration program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB Intl).

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Business: Accounting Concentration program is a research-focused program, so it does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

School of Education and Human Development

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  • Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training

    The Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training is closing and no longer accepting new students pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

  • Bachelor of Science in Education in Elementary Education/Special Education

    The Bachelor of Science in Education in Elementary Education/Special Education program is approved by the Florida Department of Education as an educator preparation program.

    The Bachelor of Science in Education in Elementary Education/Special Education  program meets the educational requirements to apply for a Professional Florida Educator's Certificate in both Elementary (K-6) and Exceptional Student (K-12) with ESOL and Reading Endorsements.

    For students planning to teach outside of Florida after graduation, the Bachelor of Science in Education in Elementary Education/Special Education meets the educational requirements to apply for a temporary/provisional teaching certificate in all states outside of Florida. Specific states may have additional requirements, such as passing a state exam, state-specific coursework, or teaching experience.

    For information on the specific requirements for teacher licensure or certification in your home state, use the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Directory of Certification/Licensure Offices.

  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology

    The Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or in any other state.

    However, by students in the Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology can meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification as a Exercise Physiologist by the American College of Sports Medicine.

  • Master of Science in Athletic Training

    The Master of Science in Athletic Training is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).

    The Master of Science in Athletic Training program meets the educational requirements to apply for national board certification as an Athletic Trainer by the Board of Certification for the Athletic Trainer and for licensure as an Athletic Trainer in Florida. Informaton on other requirements needed for licensure can be found on the Florida Board of Athletic Training website.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Science in Athletic Training program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as an Athletic Trainer in any other state.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed Athletic Trainer in your home state, use the BOC for the Athletic Trainer State Regulation Search tool.

  • Master of Science in Education in Applied Physiology (formerly Exercise Physiology: All Tracks)

    The Master of Science in Education in Applied Physiology (formerly Exercise Physiology) is designed to be a flexible program to allow students to tailor the curriculum to optimally align with their interests and career goals, including career paths that align with national board exams in strength and conditioning, sports nutrition and clinical exercise physiology.

    Nutrition for Health and Human Performance

    By following a customized course of study, students in the Master of Science in Education in Applied Physiology (formerly Exercise Physiology: Nutrition for Health and Human Performance Track) can meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification as a Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration and for licensure as a Dietitian in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Science in Education in Applied Physiology (formerly Exercise Physiology: Nutrition for Health and Human Performance Track)  program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Dietitian outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed Dietitian in your home state, use the Commission on Dietetic Registration Licensure Information by State.

    Strength and Conditioning

    The Master of Science in Education in Applied Physiology (formerly Exercise Physiology: Strength and Conditioning Track) does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or in any other state.

    However, by following a customized course of study, students in the Master of Science in Education in Applied Physiology (formerly Exercise Physiology: Strength and Conditioning Track) can meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist by the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

    Clinical and Applied Exercise Physiology

    The Master of Science in Education in Applied Physiology (formerly Exercise Physiology: Clinical and Applied Exercise Physiology Track) does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or in any state.

    However, by following a customized course of study, students in the Master of Science in Education in Applied Physiology (formerly Exercise Physiology: Clinical and Applied Exercise Physiology Track) can meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification as a Clinical Exercise Physiologist by the American College of Sports Medicine.

  • Master of Science in Education in Counseling: Marriage and Family Therapy Concentration

    The Master of Science in Education in Counseling: Marriage and Family Therapy Concentration meets the educational requirements to apply for a licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist in Florida.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Science in Education in Counseling: Marriage and Family Therapy program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements for licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist in your home state, use the Association of Marital and Family Therapy Regulatory Boards (AMFTRB) State Licensure Comparison tool and State Board Listing.

  • Master of Science in Education in Counseling: Mental Health Counseling Concentration

    The Master of Science in Education in Counseling: Mental Health Counseling Concentration meets the educational requirements to apply for a licensure as a Mental Health Counselor in Florida.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Science in Education in Counseling: Mental Health Counseling program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Mental Health Counselor outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements for licensure as a Mental Health Counselor in your home state, use the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) State Board Information.

  • Master of Science in Education in Special Education

    The Master of Science in Education in Special Education program is approved by the Florida Department of Education as an educator preparation program. This program is designed for students who want initial teaching certification as well as for current teachers.

    The Master of Science in Education in Special Education program meets the educational requirements to apply for a Professional Florida Educator's Certificate in K-12 Special Education with Reading and ESOL Endorsements in Florida.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Science in Education in Special Education meets the educational requirements for teaching licensure/certification or endorsements outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements for teacher licensure or certification in your home state, use the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Directory of Certification/Licensure Offices.

  • Master of Science in Education in TESOL and Bilingual Education

    The Master of Science in Education in TESOL and Bilingual Education program is approved by the Florida Department of Education as an educator preparation program. This program is designed for current teachers, so it does not meet teaching licensure requirements in Florida or any other state.

    However, the Master of Science in Education in TESOL and Bilingual Education program meets the educational requirements to apply for the TESOL Endorsement which can be added to the Professional Florida Educator's Certificate in Florida.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Science in Education in TESOL and Bilingual Education meets the educational requirements for endorsements outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements for teacher licensure or certification in your home state, use the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Directory of Certification/Licensure Offices.

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling Psychology

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling Psychology is accredited by the American Psychological Association.

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling Psychology program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Psychologist in Florida.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling Psychology program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Psychologist outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) web directory of Board Contact Information.

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Exercise Physiology

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Exercise Physiology is a research-focused program. It does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state, or to national certification.

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Teaching and Learning

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Teaching and Learning is a research-focused program. It does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state, or to national certification.

College of Engineering

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  • Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering

    The Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    The Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed PE in your home state, use the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) web directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering

    The Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    The Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed PE in your home state, use the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) web directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering

    The Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    The Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed PE in your home state, use the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) web directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

    The Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    The Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed PE in your home state, use the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) web directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

    The Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    The Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed PE in your home state, use the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) web directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

    The Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    The Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed PE in your home state, use the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) web directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering

    The Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    The Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed PE in your home state, use the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) web directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering

    The Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    The Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed PE in your home state, use the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) web directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

    The Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    The Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Professional Engineer outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a licensed PE in your home state, use the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) web directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • (Graduate) Certificate in Medical Physics

    The (Graduate) Certificate in Medical Physics is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Educational Programs, Inc. (CAMPEP).

    This Certificate in Medical Physics program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification as a medical physicist by the American Board of Radiology.

School of Law

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  • Juris Doctor

    The Juris Doctor program is accredited by the American Bar Association. 

    The Juris Doctor meets the educational requirements to apply for admission to every state's bar. However, an individual may be required to complete non-credit courses or exams on state law to be eligible for admission. 

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for admission to the bar in your home state, refer to the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) Bar Admission Guide which includes a directory of state bar admission agencies.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Master of Laws in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law

    The Master of Laws in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law program has been granted acquiescence by the American Bar Association.

    The Master of Laws in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law program requires an earned Juris Doctor from an ABA-accredited Law School or international equivalent for admission.

    Students who enter the Master of Laws in Entertainment, Arts and Sports with a J.D. from an ABA-accredited Law School have already met the educational requirements to apply for admission to every state's bar. 

    Foreign-trained lawyers who enter the Master of Laws in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law are not eligible for admission to the Florida State Bar.

    However, foreign-trained lawyers in the Master of Laws in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law with qualifying law degrees from their home countries can follow a customized course of study that meets the educational requirements to apply for admission to the New York State Bar.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether foreign-trained lawyers in the Master of Laws in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law can follow a customized course of study that meets the educational requirements to apply for admission to any other state's bar. 

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for admission to the bar in each state, refer to the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) Bar Admission Guide which includes a directory of state bar admission agencies.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Master of Laws in International Arbitration

    The Master of Laws in International Arbitration program has been granted acquiescence by the American Bar Association.

    The Master of Laws in International Arbitration program requires an earned Juris Doctor from an ABA-accredited Law School or international equivalent for admission.

    Students who enter the Master of Laws in International Arbitration with a J.D. from an ABA-accredited Law School have already met the educational requirements to apply for admission to every state's bar. 

    Foreign-trained lawyers who enter the Master of Laws in International Arbitration are not eligible for admission to the Florida State Bar.

    However, foreign-trained lawyers in the Master of Laws in International Arbitration with qualifying law degrees from their home countries can follow a customized course of study that meets the educational requirements to apply for admission to the New York State Bar.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether foreign-trained lawyers in the Master of Laws in International Arbitration can follow a customized course of study that meets the educational requirements to apply for admission to any other state's bar. 

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for admission to the bar in each state, refer to the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) Bar Admission Guide which includes a directory of state bar admission agencies.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Master of Laws in International Law

    The Master of Laws in International Law program has been granted acquiescence by the American Bar Association.

    The Master of Laws in International Law program requires an earned Juris Doctor from an ABA-accredited Law School or international equivalent for admission.

    Students who enter the Master of Laws in International Law with a J.D. from an ABA-accredited Law School have already met the educational requirements to apply for admission to every state's bar. 

    Foreign-trained lawyers who enter the Master of Laws in International Law are not eligible for admission to the Florida State Bar.

    However, foreign-trained lawyers in the Master of Laws in International Law with qualifying law degrees from their home countries can follow a customized course of study that meets the educational requirements to apply for admission to the New York State Bar.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether foreign-trained lawyers in the Master of Laws in International Law can follow a customized course of study that meets the educational requirements to apply for admission to any other state's bar. 

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for admission to the bar in each state, refer to the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) Bar Admission Guide which includes a directory of state bar admission agencies.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Master of Laws in Maritime Law

    The Master of Laws in Maritime Law program has been granted acquiescence by the American Bar Association.

    The Master of Laws in Maritime Laww program requires an earned Juris Doctor from an ABA-accredited Law School or international equivalent for admission.

    Students who enter the Master of Laws in Maritime Law with a J.D. from an ABA-accredited Law School have already met the educational requirements to apply for admission to every state's bar. 

    Foreign-trained lawyers who enter the Master of Laws in Maritime Law are not eligible for admission to the Florida State Bar.

    However, foreign-trained lawyers in the Master of Laws in Maritime Law with qualifying law degrees from their home countries can follow a customized course of study that meets the educational requirements to apply for admission to the New York State Bar.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether foreign-trained lawyers in the Master of Laws in Maritime Law can follow a customized course of study that meets the educational requirements to apply for admission to any other state's bar. 

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for admission to the bar in each state, refer to the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) Bar Admission Guide which includes a directory of state bar admission agencies.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

Miller School of Medicine

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  • (Graduate) Certificate in Public Health

    The (Graduate) Certificate in Public Health program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    The (Graduate) Certificate in Public Health program does not meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

  • Doctor of Medicine

    The Doctor of Medicine program is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). 

    The Doctor of Medicine meets educational degree requirements to apply for a Doctor of Medicine license in Florida and every other state. Applicants must also complete approved post-graduate medical training to qualify for licensure. 

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for MD licensure in your home state, use the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) Contact A State Medical Board directory.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Prevention Science and Community Health

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Prevention Science and Community Health program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Prevention Science and Community Health program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the Doctor of Philosophy in Prevention Science and Community Health program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy

    The Doctor of Physical Therapy program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) as a first professional degree program in physical therapy.

    The Doctor of Physical Therapy meets educational requirements to apply for licensure in Florida and every other state

    For information on the specific requirements to apply for licensure in your home state, use the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) Licensing Authorities Contact Information.

  • Master of Public Health

    The Master of Public Health program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

    The Master of Public Health program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the Master of Public Health program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

  • Master of Science in Biostatistics

    The Master of Science in Biostatistics program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

    The Master of Science in Biostatistics program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the Master of Science in Biostatistics program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

     

  • Master of Science in Climate and Health

    The Master of Science in Climate and Health program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

    The Master of Science in Climate and Health program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the Master of Science in Climate and Health program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

     

  • Master of Science in Prevention Science and Community Health

    The Master of Science in Prevention Science and Community Health program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

    The Master of Science in Prevention Science and Community Health program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the Master of Science in Prevention Science and Community Health program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

  • Master of Science in Public Health

    The Master of Science in Public Health program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

    The Master of Science in Public Health program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the Master of Science in Public Health program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

    *This information applies to all dual/joint degree programs including this program.

Frost School of Music

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  • Bachelor of Music in Music Education

    The Bachelor of Music in Music Education program (which includes a minor in Education) is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and is approved by the Florida Department of Education as an educator preparation program.

    The Bachelor of Music in Music Education program meets the educational requirements to apply for a Professional Florida Educator's Certificate after passing the Florida Teacher Certification Examination.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Music in Music Education program meets the educational requirements to apply for teaching licensure or certification outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements for teacher licensure or certification in your home state, use the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Directory of Certification/Licensure Offices.

  • Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy

    The Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy program (which includes a minor in Psychology) is accredited by the American Music Therapy Association and the National Association of Schools of Music.

    The Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy program meets the educational requirements to apply for music therapy licensure or certification outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements for music therapy licensure or certification in your home state, use the Certification Board for Music Therapists’ State Licensure list

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national Music Therapist Board Certification (MT-BC).

     

  • Master of Arts in Teaching in Music Education

    The Master of Arts in Teaching in Music Education is a new degree program for 2020-21. This accelerated program is designed for designed for professional musicians with a music degree outside of music education. 

    This program provides required coursework in order to prepare students to pursue K-12 music teaching certification in Florida. After graduation, completing of Florida State Teacher Certification Examinations, and teaching in a Florida School under the supervision of a school administrator for one year, graduates of the program would be able to obtain a Florida Music Teaching Certificate.  

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Arts in Teaching in Music Education program meets the coursework requirements to apply for teaching licensure or certification outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements for teacher licensure or certification in your home state, use the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Directory of Certification/Licensure Offices.

  • Master of Music in Music Education with Teaching Certification

    The Master of Music in Music Education with Teaching Certification program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and is approved by the Florida Department of Education as an educator preparation program.

    The Master of Music in Music Education with Teaching Certification program meets the educational requirements to apply for a Professional Florida Educator's Certificate after passing the Florida Teacher Certification Examination.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Music in Music Education with Teaching Certification program meets the educational requirements to apply for teaching licensure or certification outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements for teacher licensure or certification in your home state, use the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Directory of Certification/Licensure Offices.

  • Master of Music in Music Education

    The Master of Music in Music Education program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

    This Master of Music in Music Education program is designed for students who already possess music teacher certification, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

  • Master of Music in Music Therapy

    The Master of Music in Music Therapy program is accredited by the American Music Therapy Association and the National Association of Schools of Music.

    This Master of Music in Music Therapy program is designed for students who hold the Music Therapist-Board Certified (MT-BC) credential, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state or to national certification.

  • Master of Music in Music Therapy with Undergraduate Equivalency

    The Master of Music in Music Therapy program with Undergraduate Equivalency is accredited by the American Music Therapy Association and the National Association of Schools of Music.

    The Master of Music in Music Therapy with Undergraduate Equivalency program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida.

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Master of Music in Music Therapy with Undergraduate Equivalency program meets the educational requirements to apply for music therapy licensure or certification outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements for music therapy licensure or certification in your home state, use the Certification Board for Music Therapists’ State Licensure List

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national Music Therapist Board Certification (MT-BC).

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Music Education (Music Education and Music Therapy Emphases)

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Music Education (Music Education and Music Therapy Emphases) is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Music Education program is a research-focused program. It does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state or national certification.

School of Nursing and Health Studies

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  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Traditional and Accelerated Tracks

    The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies is accredited by the Committee on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

    The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Traditional and Accelerated) program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida. 

    The University of Miami has not determined whether the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Traditional and Accelerated) program meets the educational requirements to apply for licensure as a Registered Nurse outside of Florida.

    For information on the specific requirements to become a RN in your home state, use the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) Membership List.

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing: RN-to-BSN Track

    The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-to-BSN) program at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies is accredited by the Committee on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

    The RN-to-BSN track requires licensure as a Registered Nurse for admission, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

  • Bachelor of Science in Public Health

    The Bachelor of Science in Public Health program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

    The Bachelor of Science in Public Health program does not lead to professional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    The Bachelor of Science in Public Health program does not meet the educational requirements to apply for national certification in Public Health (CPH) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.

  • (Graduate) Certificate in Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

    The Certificate in Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program requires licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida for admission, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national ANCC AGACNP-BC and/or ACCNS ACNPC-AG certification.

  • (Graduate) Certificate in Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

    The Certificate in Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program requires licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida for admission, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national AANP A-GNP and/or ANCC AGPCNP-BC certification.

  • (Graduate) Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

    The Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program requires licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida for admission, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national ANCC PMHNP-BC certification.

  • Master of Science in Nursing: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Track

    The Master of Science in Nursing: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies is accredited by the Committee on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

    The Master of Science in Nursing: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program requires licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida for admission, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national ANCC AGACNP-BC and/or ACCNS ACNPC-AG certification.

  • Master of Science in Nursing: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Track

    The Master of Science in Nursing: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies is accredited by the Committee on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

    The Master of Science in Nursing: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program requires licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida for admission, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national AANP A-GNP and/or ANCC AGPCNP-BC certification.

  • Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner Track

    The Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies is accredited by the Committee on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

    The Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner program requires licensure as a Registered Nurse for admission in Florida, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the program does meet the educational requirements to apply for national ANCC FNP-BC certification and/or AANP FNP certification.

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice: BSN-to-DNP Nurse Anesthesia Track

    The BSN-to-DNP Nurse Anesthesia program at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies is accredited by the Committee on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

    The University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies BSN-DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program Track is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nursing Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA), 222 S. Prospect Ave., Park Ridge, IL 60068; (847) 655-1160. The program’s next review by the COA is scheduled for October 2028.

    The BSN-to-DNP Nurse Anesthesia program requires licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida for admission, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

    However, the BSN-to-DNP Nurse Anesthesia program meets the educational requirements to apply for national NBCRNA certification.

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice: MSN-to-DNP Track

    The MSN-to-DNP program at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies is accredited by the Committee on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

    The MSN-to-DNP program requires licensure as a Registered Nurse for admission, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (BSN-to-PhD and MSN-to-PhD Tracks)

    The Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing program requires licensure as a Registered Nurse for admission, so this program does not lead to additional licensure in Florida or any other state.