Florida Institute of Technology

Melbourne, FL
150 West University Boulevard, Melbourne, FL 32901-6975

The Florida Institute of Technology, located in Melbourne, Florida, is a private research university with a focus on science, engineering, and aviation. The university has an enrollment of over 6,000 students, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1. The university offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in a variety of disciplines, including aerospace engineering, computer science, psychology, and business. Florida Tech is a member of the Space Coast Consortium, a group of 15 universities working together to advance the region's aerospace industry. The university is also home to the National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program, which provides funding for students interested in space-related fields. The university's athletic teams, the Panthers, compete in the NCAA Division II.

Quick Facts

Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Main Website: https://www.fit.edu/

Financial Aid: https://www.fit.edu/financialaid/

Annual Costs

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $58,446

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $58,446

Return on Investment Rating

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The estimated cost for four years as an undergraduate at Florida Institute of Technology is $214343.14. This includes the average cost of attendance for four years plus the interest on the average loan over a ten year repayment minus the average of grants and scholarships per student.

We then contrast this figure with average early-career and mid-career average incomes of graduates of four year programs at Florida Institute of Technology. For graduates of Florida Institute of Technology, we saw an average early-career income of $41600.00 and mid-career income of $62500.00. We then ranked the school's value based on how many years of mid-career income it takes to repay the educational costs.