Summer Schedule Information
Registration for Summer 2024 for currently enrolled students will begin Monday, February 5, 2024. Students registering for more than 13 credit hours must have their registration forms signed by the dean of the appropriate college as well as their advisor.
See the Academic Calendar for important dates.
Students may register by logging in to PAWS, selecting the Student Academics tab and choosing the appropriate link under "Registration Tools," or at the Registration Center.
Students using the Registration Center must present a photo ID card and have their Registration form approved by their advisor before entering the registration area.
Florida Tech reserves the right to add or change without notice, any information pertaining to class offerings, requirements, locations and fees published online. Students are held accountable for all information contained in the schedule and will only receive credit for courses in which they are officially registered.
Students who will not be on campus during the summer and who wish to continue coursework may take approved courses online during the 8-week summer terms with prior approval from their academic advisor.
The first 8-week online summer term begins April 29, and the second, July 1. The registration deadline for each is two weeks before the start of class. Consult with your academic advisor for questions or to request approval for summer online courses.
Sponsored international students are required to document approval via a financial guarantee before being considered for online courses.
Each summer, some courses are offered that are not available during the normal academic year and are intended for a wider audience than students in a particular major. Courses in this category include the following:
June 28 - August 10, 2024
- Sleep, eat, study and play within the walls of a 16th century Oxford college for six weeks in the summer of 2024.
- Reduced tuition (save over $1,815) and financial aid can help make your dream of a summer in Europe come true while earning 6 to 8 credit hours
- Merit scholarships of $500 for students with a 3.75 or higher GPA
- Florida Bright Future Scholarship can be applied for $948 - $1,688.
- Long weekends allow for group or individual travel to places as nearby as London, or as far away as Ireland, Paris, Italy and beyond. Castles, countryside and theater are steps away
Course options include Civilization 1 and 2 (HUM 2051 and HUM 2052), Scientific and Technical Communication (COM 2223), Mathematics (calculus, differential equations, probability and statistics), Business and Humanities/Social Science electives (Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, and World Religions). Get highly individualized attention in small classes with local lecturers
Summer Field Research Courses
Summer offerings in the Department of Ocean Engineering and Marine Sciences provide exposure to unique habitats and the opportunity to gain experience in essential field techniques for studying diversity in tropical and temperate ecosystems. Courses and field experiences are available in the Galapagos Islands, the Peruvian Amazon, the Pacific Northwest, Puerto Rico, and other destinations. You can study coral-reef ecology, tropical-forest ecology, evolutionary radiations of Darwin’s finches, and the biology of marine mammals. Snorkel with white-tip sharks in the Galapagos! Visit Machu Picchu and the Amazon rainforest! Study orcas off the coast of Washington State! Dive on coral reefs! There are no prerequisites for these courses, and they are offered at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. More information is available here.
Undergraduate, Graduate And Continuing Education Students From All Academic Areas Are Invited To Participate In These Exciting Educational Opportunities.