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 6,600 students are enrolled at Florida Institute of Technology.

Many of the students getting into Florida Tech got an SAT score in the range of 1150 to 1360, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 24 to 30. We were able to estimate the Florida Tech average GPA (3.35 - 3.64) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 66% of all those who apply are granted admission to Florida Institute of Technology, from which 10 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admission.fit.edu.

Overall Florida Tech Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Florida Institute of Technology was reported as 65.7% in Fall 2020 with over 9,740 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: 24 - 30
  • Florida Tech Average GPA: 3.35 - 3.64

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

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Florida Institute of Technology is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2024 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2024-2025 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Florida Institute of Technology has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 61.3%
  • 2017-2018: 63.5%
  • 2018-2019: 65.0%
  • 2019-2020: 65.7%
  • Projected Florida Tech Acceptance Rate 2024-2025: 60.0%

How Does Florida Tech Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Florida Institute of Technology is sixteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Rollins College58.3%
Adventist University of Health Sciences50.5%
Warner University45.8%
Stetson University72.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • 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 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Florida Tech (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading570 - 670
Math580 - 690
Total Score1150 - 1360
ACT®Score Range
English22 - 31
Math24 - 29
Composite Score24 - 30
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