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Honors College

Becoming a Member of the Honors College

Florida Tech’s Honors College invites applications from high-performing new and current Florida Tech students. The Office of Undergraduate Admission will identify high school seniors and transfer students that meet the criteria listed below and invite them to apply for admission to the Honors College. Current Florida Tech students that meet the criteria listed below are encouraged to submit an application, which includes two letters of recommendation from Florida Tech faculty members. 

Honors College application: https://admissions.fit.edu/register/Honors-College-2020 

Minimum Requirements for Consideration for Admission to the Honors College

Incoming First Time in College (FTIC) Student:

1350 SAT or 32 ACT score, 4.0 or higher GPA, and demonstrated involvement in extracurricular activities, particularly those with leadership roles

Transfer Students (Freshmen, Sophomores, and First-Semester Juniors):

3.8 or higher university GPA, 24 university credit hours completed, and demonstrated involvement in extracurricular activities, particularly those with leadership roles

Current Florida Tech students (Freshmen, Sophomores, and First-Semester Juniors):

3.8 or higher GPA and demonstrated involvement in extracurricular activities, particularly those with leadership roles

or

A/B final grade in at least three Honors courses and demonstrated involvement in extracurricular activities, particularly those with leadership roles

Application Process

The application for new students entering Florida Tech in Fall 2020 is available from October 11, 2019, through February 1, 2020. Students are accepted to the Honors College on a rolling basis by March 1, 2020. Students applying for admission to the Honors College after February 1, 2020, will be reviewed and admitted on a case-by-case basis.

Students that are interested in applying to the Honors College but do not meet the criteria listed above are encouraged to contact Dr. Lisa Perdigao, Assistant Vice President for the Honors College, at lperdiga@fit.edu or honors@fit.edu

Florida Tech faculty and advisors may nominate eligible undergraduate students for consideration. The nominated students will be contacted by the Honors College and evaluated for admission.

For additional inquires about applying to the Honors College or access to the application, please contact the Honors College at honors@fit.edu