Florida Tech is home to the serious seekers, the relentlessly curious, bold and driven scholars who learn best by doing. We are a private, fully accredited, coeducational, research-intensive, doctoral-granting university.
Our more than 100 campus-based graduate programs in engineering, computing, science, business, aeronautics, psychology, communication, human-centered design and education are fueled by research and driven by faculty mentors who truly care about students’ success. We also offer several off-campus, online and hybrid graduate degree programs.
As the only independent technological university in the Southeastern US, Florida Tech is committed to providing our culturally diverse student body a high-quality education that prepares them for career advancement opportunities, further higher education or whatever comes next.
We are located in sunny Melbourne, Florida, ranked U.S. News & World Report’s #1 place to live near the beach. In addition to its beautiful beaches, the area is known for its high-tech industry, historic—yet eclectic—downtown, art scene, surf culture and proximity to Kennedy Space Center and Orlando-area attractions. Other people come here to vacation. Students come to pursue their dreams with drive and determination.
Representing 90-plus countries, students from outside the United States account for about one-third of our student population, and U.S. News & World Report continually ranks Florida Tech one of the best national universities for fostering international student experiences in the US. PayScale places Florida Tech in the top 6% for return on investment among US colleges. Florida Tech alumni go on to become visionary engineers, scientists, aviators, innovators, leaders, educators and astronauts.