Florida Polytechnic University Overview
Florida Polytechnic University is a public institution located in Lakeland, Florida. The rural area surrounding the school is great for students who prefer living in a country setting.
What Is Florida Polytechnic University Known For?
- The master's degree is the highest degree offered at Florida Poly.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 78% of the faculty were full-time.
Florida Polytechnic University Rankings
Florida Poly was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.
The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that Florida Poly has received.
Notable Undergraduate Rankings for Florida Poly
|Best Colleges for Diversity||2,951|
Where Is Florida Polytechnic University?
Contact details for Florida Poly are given below.
|Address:||4700 Research Way, Lakeland, FL 33805-8531|
How Do I Get Into Florida Poly?
You can apply to Florida Poly online at: https://floridapoly.force.com/Apply/ApplicationRegistration
Admission Requirements for Florida Poly
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||recommended|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Florida Poly?
Approximately 85% of accepted students are men and 15% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 58%, and the acceptance rate for women is 46%.
Average Test Scores
About 52% of students accepted to Florida Poly submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 590 and 660. Math scores were between 590 and 670.
Can I Afford Florida Polytechnic University?
Net Price by Income Group for Florida Poly
|$0-30 K||$30K-48K||$48-75||$75-110K||$110K +|
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Florida Poly, approximately 35% of students took out student loans averaging $2,672 a year. That adds up to $10,688 over four years for those students.
Florida Polytechnic University Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 17 graduate students at the school.
Of the 1,329 full-time undergraduates at Florida Poly, 87% are male and 13% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Florida Polytechnic University students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||74|
|Hispanic or Latino||243|
Over 15 countries are represented at Florida Poly. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Bahamas, Brazil, and India.
Florida Polytechnic University Majors
In 2017-2018, Florida Polytechnic University awarded 478 undergraduate degrees and 14 graduate degrees. The table below shows the number of awards for each major.
|Business Administration & Management||0||11||0||0|
|Computer Information Systems||0||0||5||0|
|Computer Software & Applications||0||113||0||0|
|Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods||0||1||0||0|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.