Catharine Vale, M.Ed.

Catharine Vale, M.Ed.

Assistant Director of Admissions

Master in Physician Assistant Studies Program

Office: MARC 238G

Phone: 305-348-7920


Cassie Vale, M.Ed., oversees the admissions process for the MPAS program. She coordinates departmental initiatives and events, provides application information to prospects, mentors applicants, and collaborates with the faculty, staff, and others throughout FIU. Cassie joined FIU in 2013, pursuing her career in higher education as an academic advisor, a program coordinator, a manager, and now an assistant director.


M.S., Counselor Education, Florida International University (1997)
B.A., Psychology, Florida International University (1994)

Area of Interest

Adult Learners


  • National Academic Advising Association Member
  • Council for Adult and Experiential Learners Member