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Florida Institute of Technology (FIT) — private non-profit institution. It is located in Melbourne, United States. FIT is an active member of Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU), Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Independent Colleges and Universities of Florida (ICUF), American Council on Education (ACE), College Entrance Examination Board (CEEB), American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), Florida Department of Education (FLDOE).
Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE), places the university in 1057 position in the world.
FIT does research in different fields of study and offers bachelor and master programs.
The academic calendar at FIT is divided into two semesters. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Locals and foreigners study at FIT for the same price — from 13,196 USD per year. Thanks to financial support programs, students have the opportunity to fully or partially cover the cost of education. Check the university website for up-to-date information on prices and scholarships.
Also, be prepared for additional expenses: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.
Room and boardon campus10,400USD/yearoff campus13,180USD/year
Other expenseson campus3,600USD/yearoff campus3,600USD/year
Before applying, you need to pass the IELTS, PTE or TOEFL exam. The minimum TOEFL score is 79. The IELTS score is not lower than 6. A subject exam is required. The university relies on the ACT or SAT results. FIT also provides online undergraduate programs.
Master's degree at FIT
The admission committee of the university takes into account the previous academic performance of the student. To confirm your level of English, you must pass IELTS, PTE or TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is 79. IELTS — 6 or higher. There is an opportunity to study at FIT via online master's programs.
The campus of the educational institution is suburban. It combines the features of a rural and urban campus. Students live separately from the city and create a close-knit community. At the same time, they are not very far from the city and have access not only to urban entertainment, such as cinemas and restaurants, but also to outdoor activities. The school has a library where students can do their homework or just relax. FIT regularly accepts students for international exchange programs, providing both local and international students with the opportunity to come into contact with different cultures and gain unique experience.
After graduation from the university, students can stay in the country for 1 year. To do this, you need to extend your student visa or apply for a job seeker visa. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.