About Florida Institute of Technology

About Florida Institute of Technology

STEM Excellence Now And Forever

There's a simple reason Florida Tech is known as Florida's STEM UniversityTM.

To put it simply: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math are in our DNA. This makes STEM a driving force behind who we are, what we do, and why we exist.

We put together the following list to help you explore all of the STEM-related academics, activities, and opportunities available at Florida Tech.

STEM Academics

STEM Activities

STEM Opportunities

Women in STEM 

STEM News and Stories

Florida Tech’s Daly-Engel Stars in New Shark Documentary
Toby Daly-Engel is featured in “Shark Family Tree,” which explores her work using genetics to better understand great white sharks.

Florida Tech Hosts Successful Concrete Canoe Competition
Florida Tech was only the second university in Florida to host the 32-year-old event.

More than 1,200 Degrees Conferred in Florida Tech Spring Commencement
The Spring Class of 2019 is one of the most internationally diverse of any class in recent years, with students from 83 countries.

‘Brain-Controlled Wheelchair,’ Radiation Detector Among 2019 Showcase Winners
More than 130 student projects embodied the power, complexity and elegance of STEM at the Northrop Grumman Engineering & Science Student Design Showcase.

Florida Tech Project Takes Top Prize at Statewide Senior Design Showcase
Pneumatic Compression Device Targets Lymphedema Symptoms MELBOURNE, FLA. — An invention that replaces a pneumatic compression device with electrically-actuated spring-powered compression that could bring relief to more than 180 million worldwide sufferers of painful swelling caused by lymphedema won a top prize at the second annual Florida-Wide Engineering Senior Design Invitational Spring 2019. This is […]

Endgame: Florida Tech Professor Studying Superhero Regeneration
Lisa Perdigao has examined the roles of death and rebirth of superheroes in comic books, television and movies.