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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

Amazonia Nears Tipping Point, New Paper Reports
The vast Amazonian rainforest could be replaced by savanna within our lifetime, a catastrophic change spurred by rising temperatures and human activity.

New Drone Research Harnesses Cell Phone Power
Cell phones’ sophisticated technology is at the heart of new Florida Tech research related to autonomous drone landing.

Florida Tech Recognized Among Best in 2021 U.S. News Rankings
The university was also in the Top 175 nationwide for undergraduate engineering programs and undergraduate computer science programs.

Fall Commencement Dec. 11 Will Be Virtual, University Announces
The live-streamed event starting at 6 p.m. follows successful spring and summer virtual graduations that have drawn more than 12,000 combined views.

New University Grant Investigates Hydroclimatic Risk
A NASA grant is allowing Florida Tech to investigate how future floods and droughts will impact water resources in a key region in Asia.

New Survey for Military Elite to Help Transition Process
The survey, commissioned by the Naval Warrior Foundation, is for the most elite members of the U.S. military, such as Navy SEALs and Army Rangers.