Florida Polytechnic University

Lakeland, FL

Florida Polytechnic University

Lakeland, FL

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Science & Engineering

Science & Engineering Profile

A leader in change

Florida Polytechnic University is the nation’s leading institution of change, engineered from the ground up to push the boundaries of education in science, technology, engineering, and math. Located in Lakeland, the heart of Florida’s High-Tech Corridor, Florida Poly provides cutting-edge degree programs that prepare graduates to take on today’s fastest-growing fields. The University’s affordable degree programs are specifically designed with your future in mind. Our curriculum is informed by the insights of our industry partners, so you can count on getting an education that’s not just experiential but in sync with modern industry demands. Admission to Florida Poly is more selective than many universities, with an acceptance rate of 50%. Half the applicants admitted have an SAT score between 1200–1360 or an ACT score of 27–31.


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Ranked among the “Top 40 Public Engineering Universities” without a doctorate program, and the only one in Florida | U.S. News & World Report


Undergraduate Majors
Business Analytics
Health Systems Engineering
Intelligent Mobility
Logistics & Supply Chain Management
Quantitative Economics & Econometrics
Computer Engineering
Advanced Topics
Autonomous & Electric Vehicles
Autonomous Robotic Systems
Digital System Design
Embedded System Design
Machine Intelligence
Computer Science
Advanced Topics
Autonomous Systems
Big Data Analytics
Game Development & Simulation
Information Assurance & Cybersecurity
Software Engineering
Data Science
Big Data Analytics
Health Systems Engineering
Intelligent Mobility
Quantitative Economics & Econometrics
Electrical Engineering
Advanced Topics
Autonomous & Electric Vehicles
Control Systems
Electromagnetics & Communication
Renewable Energy
Engineering Mathematics
Complex Systems Mathematics
Mathematics of Medicine & Biology
Engineering Physics
Physics of Engineering & Sustainability
Physics of Medicine
Physics of Space
Environmental Engineering
Modern Techniques in Sustainability
Mechanical Engineering
Advanced Topics
Materials & Advanced Manufacturing
Mechanical & Thermal Systems
Operations Research

Accredited by the Computing and Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET

Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)


An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “The curriculum at Florida Poly pushes you to be a bigger and deeper thinker while at the same time taking skill levels to high industry standards. I love the lack of typical distractions like ‘fraternity row’ to focus on creativity.”

    • Sophomore review
      Niche.com | September 2020
  • “Florida Poly sees me for me. At Poly, I’m a person, not a number. There are so many things to be involved in and change for the better. Everyone is open to all ideas, which promotes inclusivity.”

    • Sophomore review
      Niche.com | July 2019
  • “The campus is simply amazing! Florida Poly has two supercomputers, some maker labs, and stuff for video game design, video production, and more. The classes, campus, and dorms are absolutely stunning as well.”

    • Sophomore review
      Niche.com | January 2019
  • “I greatly enjoyed my time at Florida Poly, but what I appreciated most was the environment of support. I’m immensely grateful for my time at the University and how it has set me up for success in my career.”

    • Graduate review
      Niche.com | October 2020