Ranked among the best value universities in the USA by The Wall Street Journal and one of the top 20 small universities in the world by Times Higher Education, the Florida Institute of Technology is an internationally-recognised institution that provides a variety of degree programmes taught by industry-leading faculty.
Originally an Engineering College when it was founded in 1958, the Florida Institute of Technology has a reputation for being very strong on STEM subjects and is known as Florida’s STEM University. A research-driven institution, it also boasts a practical, hands-on learning environment that focuses on preparing students for their respective careers.
Florida Tech demonstrates real pride in having a brilliantly diverse campus, with students from a whopping 117 different countries. This makes it the most internationally diverse undergraduate student body of any national university in the USA, and it does everything it can to make those students feel comfortable on campus. Providing services such as counselling, career guidance, disability support and a dedicated annual international festival are just a few ways that the institution goes the extra mile. It is also a proud supporter of the #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign.
Ranked as a Tier 1 Best National University by U.S. News, Florida Tech is among the top 150 institutions in the country. Being based in one of the most famous holiday destinations in the world means that students enjoy their time outside of class, too. With over 100 student organisations to join, numerous events to go to and the famous Florida coastline just a short drive away, there is no shortage of things to do.
Florida Tech’s athletic teams have a strong following from their fellow students, and they compete in the NCAA Division 2.