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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

Florida Tech to Offer STEM Courses This Summer for High School Students
In response to the disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Florida Tech is offering this six-week program to prepare students for the basic math and science courses that are essential for STEM degrees.

Student Finds Privacy Flaws in Connected Security and Doorbell Cameras
Ring, Nest, SimpliSafe and other manufacturers of internet-connected doorbell and security cameras have been alerted to “systemic design flaws” discovered by a Florida Tech computer science student.

Florida Tech Using 3D Printers to Make Face Shields for Health Workers
The team also worked on designing and testing face mask prototypes, including one that creates an electrical charge when the user breathes to help zap airborne viruses.

Research: Algal Bloom Neurotoxin Found During Non-Bloom Periods
That the neurotoxin is present both during the bloom season as well as during non-bloom periods suggests it is an emerging threat to all lagoon organisms.

Florida Tech’s 5th Annual African-American Read-In Feb. 28 at Evans Library
The event will also include a presentation from special guest Lizzie Jenkins, founder and president of the Real Rosewood Foundation.

Miami Herald Editor Headlines Florida Tech Free Speech Week Feb. 17-21
Free Speech Week features lectures, events and activities centered on and designed to help foster a better understanding of the First Amendment and the value of journalism.