Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech)

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Florida Tech can be found in Melbourne, FL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 9,900 students are enrolled at Florida Institute of Technology.

Many of the students getting into Florida Tech got an SAT score in the range of 1030 to 1260, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 23 to 28. We were able to estimate the Florida Tech average GPA (3.28 - 3.52) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 60% of all those who apply are granted admission to Florida Institute of Technology, from which 17 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at fit.edu.

Overall Florida Tech Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

60.4%

The overall acceptance rate for Florida Institute of Technology was reported as 60.4% in Fall 2013 with over 7,820 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • Florida Tech ACT Scores: 23 - 28
  • Florida Tech Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.52

How Hard Is It to Get into Florida Institute of Technology?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Florida Tech is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Florida Tech has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 74.2%
  • 2010-2011: 58.7%
  • 2011-2012: 57.4%
  • 2012-2013: 59.0%
  • 2013-2014: 60.4%
  • Projected Florida Tech Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 60.3%

How Does Florida Tech Compare?

60.4%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Florida Institute of Technology is nine percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Rollins College58.9%
Adventist University of Health Sciences13.4%
Warner University33.8%
Stetson University59.3%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants7,82071.2%28.8%
Admitted4,72771.7%28.3%
Enrolled78373.2%26.8%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Florida Tech (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English21 - 28
Math23 - 29
Composite Score23 - 28
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