FLORIDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

150 W, University Blvd, Melbourne

Florida  32901 USA

www.fit.edu

Facebook: www.facebook.com/FloridaInstituteofTechnology

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Founded in:1958

Location: Melbourne, Florida

Closest Major City: Orlando

Institution Type:  Private, Doctoral Research Intensive

Type of Accreditation: SACS, ABET, AABI, ABAI

Type of Ranking, if applicable: THE Top 20 Small University, USNWR Tier One Best National University, Bloomberg Best College for Return on Investment in Florida

Founded at the dawn of the Space Race in 1958, Florida Institute of Technology is a national, doctoral-granting research university with a unique focus on hands-on education within an engaging technological environment. It’s also the only private, independent technological university in the Southeast, and has been named a “Best Southeastern College” by the Princeton Review from 2006 to 2016. Florida Tech offers more than 160 world-class bachelors, masters and doctoral degree programs in engineering, aeronautics, science, business, psychology, communication and humanities. All of its curricula combine rigorous, engaging course work with dynamic laboratory and research experience. We call this approach “High Tech with a Human Touch,” and it’s what makes Florida Tech a truly unique national research university.  THE has ranked Florida Tech as a Top 20 Small University.

 

Application deadline

 

Undergraduate

Graduate

Fall:

(07/01/17)

(06/08/17)

Spring:

(11/15/17)

(11/01/17)

Summer:

(04/01/17)

(03/15/17)

Rolling:

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

Minimum English Test Score Requirements

 

Undergraduate

Graduate

 

 

 

TOEFL iBT

79

79

TOEFL PBT:

550

550

IELTS:             

6.0

6.0

SAT I:

550 Math

 

GRE:

 

300

Others:

 

 

Fields of Study:

Undergraduate:http://www.fit.edu/programs/?level=ugrad

Graduate: http://www.fit.edu/programs/?level=grad

               

5 most popular majors:

 

  1. Aerospace Engineering
  2. Mechanical Engineering
  3. Computer Science
  4. Electrical Engineering
  5. Biomedical Engineering

 

 

 

Intensive English Offered:

Yes

 

Students

 

Undergraduate

Graduate

Total:

3450

1738

International:

1100

800

Vietnamese:

6

2

Student/Faculty Ratio:

9:1

 

  Work opportunity on Campus:  Yes-competitive

  Graduation Rate: 67%

  Employment Rate After Graduation: 97%

 

Cost (US$) per Academic Year

 

          Undergraduate 

 Graduate

Tuition & fees:

           $39700

 $22800

Books & supplies

           $1500

 $1500

Health insurance:

           $1234

 $1234

Room & board:   

           $11100

 $11100

Transportation:

           $2000

 $2000

Other expenses:

           $1000

 $1000

Total:

           $56581

 $41338

 

Scholarship for international students

Undergraduate: Yes

Range: $8000-$19848

Graduate: Yes

Range: $4000-$8000

 

 

Other types of financial aid for international students

Undergraduate: No

 

Graduate: Yes

Range: assistantship

 

 

   Housing option

On-Campus:            

Host Family:              

Apartment:        

Housing services:

 

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

 

  Admission Contact:

   Stephanie Enstice

   Email:senstice@fit.edu or admission@fit.edu

   Phone: 321-674-8030