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Florida Institute of Technology
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  • Graduate School
  • MELBOURNE, FL

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150 WEST UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD
MELBOURNE, FL 32901
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Florida Tech is a global research university, ranked as a Tier One Best National University by U.S. News and World Report. Surrounded by companies and organizations like SpaceX, Northrop Grumman, Harris Corporation, Boeing, and NASA, Florida Tech knows the importance of hands-on experience, cutting-edge research, and high-tech innovation.

Our graduates often go on to work full-time for these global companies, putting their expertise to use as computer scientists, ocean engineers, aeronautical engineers, astrobiologists, and physicists, just to name a few career paths.

Florida Tech students work hard and play hard too. This beachside community boasts over 300 days of sunshine. Here, you can study where the rest of the world vacations.

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Graduate Schools

Masters and Doctoral Programs

FastTrack Master's Degree Program

Florida Tech's FastTrack master's degree program gives current Florida Tech students the opportunity to take graduate-level courses while still undergraduates, making it possible to complete a master’s degree in less time. Florida Tech offers FastTrack options for campus-based students as well as online students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
2,611
Part-Time Grad Students
1,363
Research Assistants
197
Teaching Assistants
154
Racial Diversity
  • White
    44%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    24%
  • African American
    10.7%
  • Hispanic
    8.6%
  • Unknown
    6.9%
  • Asian
    3%
  • Multiracial
    2.3%
  • Native American
    0.2%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.2%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 13 responses
  • Driven
    31%
  • Friendly
    15%
  • Intellectual
    38%
  • Organized
    15%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 13 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    38%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    31%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    31%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
85%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 13 responses
Poll
85%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 13 responses
Poll
77%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 13 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 13 responses
  • $100K+
    8%
  • $75K-$100K
    8%
  • $25K-$50K
    46%
  • <$25K
    38%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 13 responses
  • $75K-$100K
    31%
  • $50-$75K
    8%
  • Did not graduate yet
    62%
85%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 13 responses

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
Median Household Income
$51,934
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,087
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$186,000
National
$229,800

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