September 2022: In its 2022-2023 Best Colleges list, U.S. News and World Report ranked Florida Poly
among the top 30 best values schools in the region, factoring academic quality and
cost after total expenses and financial aid.
October 2021: Florida Polytechnic University continues to stand out as it maintains its No. 3 ranking
within the State University System for offering a top-notch education at an affordable
price, according to WalletHub's 2022's Best Universities Ranking.
October 2021: Nationally, Florida Poly held on to the No. 14 spot for best career outcomes for students
for the second year in a row. Its overall ranking is No. 91 out of more than 900 universities
that WalletHub compared across 30 key measures.
August 2021: Florida Polytechnic University has been ranked as No. 25 in the United States among
the 100 most affordable computer engineering programs by University HQ, an independent
"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