#3 Best Private Colleges in Florida

Florida Institute of Technology

Melbourne, Florida

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Student Population
Florida Institute of Technology overview
Location Melbourne, Florida
Online fit.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Florida Institute of Technology overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Melbourne, Florida, Florida Institute of Technology is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 9,803 prospective students applied, and 6,898 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 689 enrolled in the school.  4,440 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,335 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $42,346 plus fees of $900. Florida Tech is ranked 271 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Florida Tech is rated within the top 36% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High
Florida Institute of Technology overview
SAT 1130/1330
ACT 23/30
GPA 3.67
Applications Accepted
Florida Institute of Technology overview
Applications Due Jul 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Florida Institute of Technology
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$900
Room and Board $10,400
Budget for Other Expenses$3,600
Total One Year Cost$58,446

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$62,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
56% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Florida Institute of Technology students
Subject Percent of Class
Engineering 31%
Business 18%
Biology 12%
Transportation and Materials Moving 9%
Physical Sciences 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=133881 IPEDS survey data for Florida Institute of Technology.

Current students may use the Florida Institute of Technology GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.