Florida Institute Of Technology-Melbourne is a private institution situated in Melbourne, Florida. It was established in the year 1958. It was established as the Brevard Engineering College, and got its present name in the year 1966. Earlier classes were held in Westshore Junior/Senior High School. The athletic teams of Florida Tech participate in various sports activities. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The largest research telescope in Florida is installed at Florida Tech. It was founded to train professionals who would work at Kennedy Space Center. The campus is beautiful and picturesque. It is just 50 minutes away from the Kennedy Space Center and 10 minutes from the Atlantic Ocean. It has been rated by the Washington Monthly College Rankings as the top private university in Florida.
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Florida Tech offers undergraduate, masters, and doctoral programs. There are different varieties of program options from which the students will be able to choose. Some of the programs offered at Florida Tech are:
When students are applying for admission at Florida Tech they should have a good academic record. An average of 'B' grade should be achieved by the students in his/her past academic records. All the documents of the past attended institution should be provided. International applicants should provide SAT and TOEFL scores. Scholarship and financial aid programs are available for which the students can enroll themselves. Students should send along with the application form the following documents:
Letters of recommendation
Proof of finances
Photocopy of the photo page of the passport
Transfer Eligibility Statement
A completed I-20 request form
The last 2 documents are only applicable for the International students.
Florida Tech is essentially a residential campus which has seven traditional residence halls, an eight building complex called Southgate Apartments, Columbia Village Suites, and Harris Village. There are around 111 apartments which offer excellent rooms with kitchen, bathroom and living room. In case students have further queries they can contact the housing department at: Phone (321)674-8076 (8AM-5PM) (Mon-Fri). There are meal plans available at Florida Tech for which the students can enroll themselves. Students can apply for housing through the online housing application forms.
150 W University Blvd
Melbourne, FL 32901, United States
Tel: +1 321-674-8000