University description (as per official university website)
The Faculty of Philosophy, Sciences and Letters of Adamantine (licensed to operate according to Municipal Law No. 853 of 06.29.1967) and the Faculty of Nursing and Obstetrics Adamantina (licensed to operate according to Municipal Law No. 1547 of 03.01.1980) were unified by the Municipal Law No. 2819 of June 18, 1998, changing its name to Integrated Colleges adamantinensís - FAI, with the Unified Rules approved by Opinion No. 94/99 of the State Board of Education, and reapply under the Ordinance EEC / GP No. 305, dated 28/05/2008. It is composed as a municipal sponsor as having the City of Adamantine. Located in the state of Sao Paulo in the region of Presidente Prudente, the city occupies an area of 411 km2, with about 35 000 inhabitants.
The FAI has today, in full development, courses, programs and projects in several areas of human knowledge. Develops 32 undergraduate courses, 21 postgraduate courses "Lato Sensu", and conduct courses for Extension and Improvement, meeting the most diverse requests of regional demand.
Currently has on the courses of Bachelor of Arts, Sciences, Education, History, Geography, Math, Physical Education and Psychology, members of the Institute of Education (accredited under the Ordinance EEC / GP 397, 29/11/2005 ), Bachelor in Nursing Administration, Law, Media - Empowerment in Advertising, Media - Qualification in Journalism, Computer Science, Economics, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Nutrition, Dentistry, Food Engineering, Psychology, Environmental Engineering, Veterinary Medicine, Industrial Design, Agriculture, Social Services, Gerontology, Occupational Therapy and Physical Education and Technology in Analysis and Systems Development, Agribusiness, and Management Systems for Internet Commerce.
The number of educational FAI is approximately 5000 students, distributed in existing courses. The faculty is composed of 200 qualified teachers and administrative and technical staff is 190 servers.
The institution has in its structure, 01 and 01 sectoral Central Library, Veterinary Hospital, Pharmacy School, Dental Clinic, Nutrition Clinic, Physiotherapy Clinic, Division of Psychology, Center for Legal Practice, core media; Sports Center, in addition to laboratories in the areas of health, human, biological and agricultural.
The institution remains financially from their own resources, proceeding of the students' tuition, and being a local authority has the support of the sponsor (City Hall). It has a constant concern with its social mission and seeks to contribute to the improvement of living conditions of local and regional community. Most students come from public school and, therefore, the IDF currently offers scholarships to assist needy students, scholarships, internships, Fellowship Program at Private Institutions and Cooperatives, established by the institution and for students with poor employment cooperation agreements in companies, also has agreements with the Scholarship Programs School of Family and FIES.
Besides the mandatory period of supervised training, the institution encourages the inclusion of students in the labor market through paid internships at companies with operations in the area of knowledge of the courses, through partnerships with CIEE and local governments in the region.
The Integrated Colleges adamantinensís - FAI - whose mission is to promote the teaching, research and extension, while respecting the diversity of areas of knowledge and fostering interdisciplinarity, ethics and training professionals committed to the principles of public policy and social responsibility, asserting relationship with the institution of the City of socioeconomic development Adamantina and all the Alta Paulista region.
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