"These rankings indicate that Florida Poly’s academic programs are among the
very best in the nation. In addition to advancing the University’s reputation for
excellence, this is evidence that our faculty are engaged in research and teaching,
and that Florida Poly has a positive impact that is now recognized at a national level."
Florida Polytechnic University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges
and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied and natural
science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.
Florida Poly is the only public university in the state dedicated exclusively to core
STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) programs, offering degrees in high-demand
areas of study that are critical to economic growth and job creation.
Florida Poly was created by the legislature in 2012 to become the economic engine
that would boost the state’s high-tech economy. An economic impact assessment completed last year indicates the University generates $289 million annually in overall