The College of Engineering at Florida Institute of Technology

By | April 29, 2018

Engineering School Admissions


Director of admissions Cheryl A. Brown
Application deadline (U.S. residents) rolling
Application fee (U.S. residents) $50
Application deadline (international students) N/A
Application fee (international students) $50

The College of Engineering at Florida Institute of Technology

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master’s and Ph.D.) 1,268
Total acceptances (master’s and Ph.D.) 773
Overall acceptance rate 61.0% – High

Master’s Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.10
Average GRE 411 verbal
684 quantitative

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.40
Average GRE 484 verbal
662 quantitative
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
79 internet-based test

Department Contacts

Aerospace engineering http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​mae
Biological/Agricultural engineering N/A
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering N/A
Chemical engineering http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​chemical
Civil engineering http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​civil
Computer engineering http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​ee
Computer science http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​cs
Electrical engineering http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​ee
Engineering management http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​se
Engineering science and engineering physics N/A
Environmental engineering http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​dmes
Industrial engineering N/A
Materials engineering N/A
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​mae
Mining N/A
Nuclear engineering N/A
Petroleum engineering N/A
Other engineering programs http:/​/​coe.​fit.​edu/​computing

Engineering School Academics


Total graduate engineering enrollment 655
Master’s (full-time) 271
Master’s (part-time) 273
Ph.D. (full-time) 75
Ph.D. (part-time) 36

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 188
Total master’s graduates 177
International master’s graduates 44.1%
Minority master’s graduates 9.0%
Female master’s graduates 16.9%
Total Ph.D. graduates 11
International Ph.D. graduates 63.6%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 0.0%
Female Ph.D. graduates 18.2%


100.0 percent of students reported specialty information. Totals may exceed 100% due to students with multiple specialities.

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Aerospace 10 7.5%
Chemical 5 3.7%
Civil 7 4%
Computer engineering 7 2.6%
Computer science 31 33.9%
Electrical 7 15%
Engineering management 7 16.3%
Environmental 19 9.9%
Mechanical 9 7%
Other 1 .2%

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 73
Part-time faculty 30
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering 0

Research (2010-2011)

Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $4,052,179
Full-time faculty engaged in engineering-related research during 2010-2011 academic year 46

Engineering School Ranking

Rank Not Published Best Engineering Schools

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score N/A
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 1.9
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 2.6
Overall acceptance rate 61.0% – High
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students) 680
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 1.0:1 – Low
Ph.D.s granted 11
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $4,052,179
Research expenditures per faculty member $57,888
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 0.0%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 655

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 655

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 346
Minority students 4.6%
International students 66.2%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 309
Minority students 16.5%
International students 22.0%

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Jay Lally
Financial aid phone (321) 674-8070


Full-time: $1,090 per credit
Part-time: $1,090 per credit
Required fees $60 per year
Room and board $11,820
Books and supplies $2,700
Miscellaneous expenses $1,500

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 3
Teaching assistants 46
Research assistants 20
Other appointments 0