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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

Roach Research Provides Alternative Cognitive Behavior Experience
This unique animal cognition research is serving as a vital learning tool for students at Florida Tech and beyond.

University Faculty, Students Investigate Lagoon Inflow Potential
With the backing of a state grant, the university is exploring a new option for lagoon water quality improvements.

Improving Lagoon Water with Bottle Caps
Utilizing a plastic that isn't recycled often, new research is looking to improve Indian River Lagoon water through bacteria growth.

My Child is in Virtual School—Now, What?
Joo Young Park, assistant professor of mathematical sciences shares tips for parents working at home with their young students.

Federal Grant Allows Florida Tech to Add High-Performance Computers
As big data research grows, a new computational center is in the works to fulfill the technological demand.

Florida Tech Named a ‘Green College’ by Princeton Review
The distinction is granted to an elite group of universities that demonstrate a commitment to sustainability and the environment.