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Admission Requirements

International Freshman Admission Requirements

  • Florida Tech operates on a rolling admission basis.
  • There is no application fee to apply
  • Original documents do not need to be mailed for review
  • Email submission to admission@fit.edu is sufficient for a decision to be rendered
  • All documents must be in English

To apply:

  1. Go online to the Common App or FIT-Apply Now
  2. Submit supporting documents as separate PDF attachments to admission@fit.edu
    • All high school/secondary school transcripts and/or any national exit examination results and/or certificates as applicable to your country’s curriculum of study.
    • Essay – for topics click this link
    • Letter of recommendation from your current teachers/counselor

Pay particular attention to the following:

  • Choose a field of study from the list of majors on the Melbourne Campus. A major must be chosen for academic evaluation.
  • Assure the spelling of your name is identical as it appears on your passport.
  • List other names, or spelling of such, under which you were enrolled at any another school.
  • Record your country of birth and country(s) of citizenship.
  • Request that standardized exam results (iBT, IELTS, PTE, SAT or ACT) be sent directly from the testing company to Florida Tech. No self-submitted scores will be accepted. School code is 5080.
  • For all foreign born students and students whose first language is a language other than English, evidence of English proficiency must be submitted. This is not required for admission but is required for issuance of immigration documents and enrollment.

International Transfer Admission Requirements

  • Florida Tech operates on a rolling admission basis.
  • There is no application fee to apply
  • Original documents do not need to be mailed for review
  • Email submission to admission@fit.edu is sufficient for a decision to be rendered
  • All documents must be in English

Foreign Credential Evaluation

All degree seeking Melbourne international undergraduate applicants with any university-level educational experience outside the United States are required to provide the Florida Tech admission office an official foreign credit evaluation (FCE) in English.

View Foreign Credential Evaluation Policy and Procedure

To apply:

  1. Go online to FIT-Apply Now and submit a completed application
  2. Submit supporting documents as separate PDF attachments to admission@fit.edu
    • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities, attended
    • Degree seeking applicants with any university-level educational experience outside the United States must also submit an official foreign credit evaluation (FCE) in English. 

Pay particular attention to the following:

  • Choose a field of study from the list of majors on the Melbourne Campus. A major must be chosen for academic evaluation.
  • Assure the spelling of your name is identical as it appears on your passport.
  • List other names, or spelling of such, under which you were enrolled at any another school.
  • Record your country of birth and country(s) of citizenship.
  • Request that standardized exam results (iBT, IELTS, PTE etc.) be sent directly from the testing company to Florida Tech. No self-submitted scores will be accepted. School code is 5080.
  • For all foreign born students and students whose first language is a language other than English, evidence of English proficiency must be submitted. This is not required for admission but is required for issuance of immigration documents and enrollment.