The Office of Undergraduate Admission carefully reviews all candidates for freshman or first-year admission by keeping our focus on your future. If you are accepted to Florida Tech, we want you to succeed and to graduate on-time, well-prepared for the career of your dreams!
Every application for admission to Florida Tech is more than "just an application." It is a packet of information that altogether illustrates your potential to succeed as a Florida Tech student. In other words, we do not consider just one factor. We thoughtfully consider all of the information you provide.
Your application for undergraduate admission to a Melbourne campus major program must include a completed application as well as:
To have your SAT scores sent to Florida Tech, use code 5080. For the ACT, use 0716.
Required application materials vary slightly for home schooled students. Home schooled applicants must submit:
*Although SAT II (Subject Exam) scores are not required, it is strongly suggested that SAT II results in Mathematics Level 2, Chemistry, Physics and Literature be submitted.
Above all else, we look for evidence in support of your readiness to undertake a rigorous curriculum in your major of choice at Florida Tech. We want to be as sure as possible that you will succeed in your classes, graduate on time, and be well-prepared for a great job. With this as our goal, we assess the following:
Transcripts are the most important element of your application because your academic performance in high school is the best predictor of future success at Florida Tech. More than anything else, we need to see that you have completed a strong high school curriculum and demonstrated achievement in college preparatory classes.
Florida Tech does not specify a minimum required grade point average, class rank or standardized test score, but these elements are duly evaluated for admission and merit scholarship consideration.
Your high school transcripts should indicate a minimum:
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Your high school transcripts should indicate at least:
On your application, be sure to indicate your participation in special classes, clubs or teams that involve academic competition, research projects or advanced problem-solving activities. This tells us you'll be right at home in our hands-on, project-oriented learning environment.