Florida Polytechnic University Rankings

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In the World#5302 of 14178
In North America#1417 of 2629
In the United States#1339 of 2528
In Florida#47 of 111
In Lakeland#2 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
50%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
29
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,288
Graduates
48
Male:Female Ratio
84:16
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Florida Polytechnic University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate50%51%47%
Applicants1,261973286
Admissions631497134
Freshmen enrolled full time27823147

34 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
235 or 85%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1200
or below

75% of them
had 1360
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Florida Polytechnic University are 1200-1360 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
120 or 43%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 27
or below

75% of them
had 31
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Florida Polytechnic University are 27-31 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
TOEFL Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White816 (61%)
Hispanic275 (21%)
Black or African American84 (6%)
Asian58 (4%)
Two or more races39 (3%)
Nonresident Alien32 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown20 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native7 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander5 (0.4%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,845
Students receiving aid
99%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$3,152$6,930
Tuition in-state$3,152$6,930
Tuition out-of-state$3,152$6,930
Fee in-district$1,788$1,576
Fee in-state$1,788$1,576
Fee out-of-state$1,788$1,576

Room and board price

Meal charge$5,200

Florida Polytechnic University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other103
Mechanical Engineering60
Computer Engineering, General29
Electrical and Electronics Engineering25
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management11
Data Modeling & Warehousing and Database Administration10
Computer and Information Sciences, General5
Engineering, General2
Management Science1
Grand Total2397
  • Full-time retention rate - 69%

Publications & Citations

Publications
426
Citations
4,798

Publication count by topic

Computer science
202
Materials science
44
Engineering
26
Medicine
25
Psychology
17
Chemistry
14
Business
11
Environmental science
8
Mathematics
5
Sociology
4
Biology
4
Political science
3
Economics
2
Geography
2
Physics
1
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science8431,436
Business2369403
Engineering2564508
Sociology308368
Environmental science3110211
Psychology3139518
Computer science3159632
Geography348159
Materials science3719281
Geology41396
Mathematics475044
Medicine4876101
Economics49524
Chemistry525955
Physics52692
Biology60189

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200222
200333
2004314
2005716
2006932
20071177
20084119
20095166
20102211
20112220
20126258
20135231
20149306
201517339
201616324
201748353
201859346
201984610
202080701

General info

Alternative namesFlorida Poly
WikipediaFlorida Polytechnic University
Total FTE staff249
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address4700 Research Way
Lakeland, Florida, 33805-8531
United States
City population101,000
Phone8635839050