Florida Tech is a fully accredited, doctoral-granting research STEM university with a strong tradition of international education in an enriched technological environment. International students account for over 20% of our student population.

Located on Florida’s beautiful Space Coast in Melbourne, Florida; Florida Tech offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees in Computer Sciences & Engineering, Aeronautics, Business, Engineering, Psychology/Liberal Arts, and the Sciences. The area is home to some well-known multinational companies, national companies and small start-ups. The area has the country’s fourth largest high-tech workforce and is home to the U.S. space program.

Basic details

  • Region: South
  • Location: Melbourne, Florida
  • Campus setting: Urban
  • Type of institution: Private

Admissions information and areas of study offered

  • Percentage of students admitted: 45%
  • Average ACT score: 24-30
  • Average SAT score: 1160 - 1350 (without writing included)
  • Test optional?: Yes
  • Common Application accepted?: Yes
  • Areas of study offered include: Accounting/Finance; Astronomy; Biology; Biomedical Engineering; Business; Chemistry; Communications; Computer Science; Engineering; Environmental Sciences; Fisheries; Genetics; Information Sciences/Systems; International Relations; Marketing; Mathematics; Meteorology; Military Sciences; Oceanography; Physics; Bachelor degrees with flight otions (PPL& CPL, FAA & EASA)
  • Full list of majors available: http://web2.fit.edu/programs/?category=All&location=Main%20Campus&degree=All&level=All&search=


  • International students are eligible for: Merit/talent-based scholarship for Undergraduates, GSA for Graduate only 
  • Estimated yearly cost (including tuition, board, room and student fees): Undergraduate: With flight option $82,288, UG Business programs $60,288, all others $63,698.  Grad non-business $42,766, Business $37,156
    other $60,288 


  • Athletic association for the majority of sports: NCAA - Division II
  • Varsity sports: Men's Baseball; Women's Softball; Men's Basketball; Women's Basketball; Men's Cross Country; Women's Cross Country; Men's Football / Soccer; Women's Football / Soccer;Men's Golf; Men's Lacrosse; Women's Lacrosse;  Men's Rowing; Women's Rowing; Men's Swimming and Diving; Women's Swimming and Diving, Women's Volleyball 

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