ROTC at Florida Tech

ROTC at Florida Tech

Panther Battalion

Scholarship Requirements

Students who wish to enroll at Florida Tech with an ROTC Scholarship must meet all requirements for undergraduate admission as well as the following requirements set forth by the Army.

To receive an ROTC Scholarship, students must also contract with the Army to fulfill all post-graduation service obligations.

For High School Seniors

Results of Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) or the American College Test (ACT) 

  • Minimum SAT of 1000 (composite of Verbal and Math) or an American College Test (ACT) composite score of 19 to qualify for competition.  If you take both the SAT and ACT, please furnish the results of both test to this office - your best score will be used.

High School Academic Standing

  • Class size and rank.
  • High school GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Citizenship

  • You must be a United States citizen or naturalized.

Extracurricular Participation

  • Athletic activities and leadership positions held.  
  • If you have held part-time jobs during the school year and do not have the time for extensive participation in sports and extracurricular activities, you will be given credit based on the number of hours you worked per week.

Fitness

  • Able to pass Army Physical Fitness Test (APFT)*.
  • Medically qualified through United States Department of Defense *.

Personal Interview

  • It is very important that you apply to the schools you list on your application.
  • Your information will only be given to the Professor of Military Science (PMS) at the schools you have listed if you become an interviewee. 
  • The PMS will then contact you for an interview.

* We will administer your APFT and pay for your physical examination to verify medical qualification.

For Current College Students

You Must:

  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or Higher
  • Have applied to and been accepted at Florida Tech
  • Be a United States citizen or naturalized
  • Be able to pass Army Physical Fitness Test (APFT)*
  • Be medically qualified through United States Department of Defense *
  • Complete a personal interview

It is essential that you apply to the schools you list on your application. Your information will only be given to the Professor of Military Science (PMS) at the schools you have listed if you become an interviewee. The PMS will then contact you for an interview.

* We will administer your APFT and pay for your physical examination to verify medical qualification.