Oct 31, 2020  
2018-2019 Florida Tech Catalog 
2018-2019 Florida Tech Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2018-2019 Florida Tech Catalog


Welcome to the 2018 – 2019 Florida Tech Catalog

When using the online catalog management system (Acalog™), please be aware that major program requirements may change from ​one
academic year to the next, and your requirements are based on the term you declared your major.

The catalog system contains a number of features to assist you, including advanced search options, intuitive navigation, and a My Personal Catalog feature to store favorite programs and courses. For more information, contact the Catalog Editor, catalog@fit.edu.

If you are new to the online catalog, look through the Catalog User Guide .


Visit the archives at http://www.fit.edu/catalog


Institution Overview  University organization (academic and administrative), research units; accreditation.

Financial Overview   Endowments, scholarships, tuition and fees, financial aid, housing and board.

Academic Overview   Admission requirements, undergraduate and graduate academic policies, petition to graduate, credit by examination, transfer credit policies.

Degree Programs   Search by major code or name, and print degree planners.

Course Descriptions   Filter by prefix or keyword. Pop-ups show all prerequisites.

Directory   Board of trustees and standing committees.

Academic Calendar   Main campus, extended studies and online learning important academic dates.

Degree Programs and Codes Charts   Includes the enrollment/major code of each program; organized by academic unit.

This catalog is the official source of Florida Tech’s academic programs, courses, policies and procedures.

The catalog should be used as a guide for planning your course of study and to understanding the requirements for graduation.

For information, or to arrange for a campus visit:
Call toll free 800-888-4348 (Undergraduate Admission) or 800-944-4348 (Graduate Admissions) or fax 321-723-9468
Write to Florida Institute of Technology, 150 West University Boulevard, Melbourne, FL 32901-6975
Email admission@fit.edu (Undergraduate Admission) or Grad-Admissions@fit.edu (Graduate Admissions)

This catalog contains current information regarding curricula, educational plans, offerings and requirements of the colleges and schools, including the Graduate School, and may be altered from time to time to carry out the purposes and objectives of the university. The provisions of this catalog do not constitute a contract between the university and the enrolled student. The university reserves the right to change any provision, offering, requirement or fee at any time.

A student may be required to withdraw (under appropriate procedures) whenever it is deemed to be in the best interest of the student and/or the university. The university may impose probation on any student whose conduct is unsatisfactory. Any admission based on false statements or documents presented by the student is void when the fraud is discovered, and the student is not entitled to credit for work that may have been completed. When a student is dismissed or suspended from the university for cause, there will be no refund of tuition and fees paid. If a dismissed student has paid only a part of the tuition and fees, the balance due the university will be collected. There will be no refund of tuition, fees or other payments made in the event the operation of the university is suspended as a result of any act of God, strike, riot, disruption or for any other reason beyond the control of the university.

Florida Institute of Technology does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected minority in the admission of students, administration of its educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, employment policies, and athletic or other university sponsored programs or activities.