About Florida Polytechnic University
Florida Polytechnic University is the newest university in the State University System of Florida. It is also Florida’s only public university wholly dedicated to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Florida Poly, which opened for classes in August 2014, provides students with hands-on learning, applied research opportunities, industry connections and the ability to work on real-world problems under the guidance of distinguished faculty with experience in both industry and academia.
Florida Poly’s curriculum focuses on the core STEM subjects of Technology and Engineering and includes both undergraduate and master’s degree programs. Courses are designed to prepare 21st-century students for employment and entrepreneurship in high-demand technology fields.
The mission of Florida Polytechnic University is to prepare 21st century learners in advanced fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to become innovative problem-solvers and high-tech professionals through interdisciplinary teaching, leading-edge research and collaborative local, regional and global partnerships.
Florida Polytechnic University will be a world-renowned “University of Innovation” for producing a dynamic pool of info-tech talent with real-world solutions and the capacity to lead global high-tech industries through customized undergraduate and graduate STEM-enriched academic curriculum, operating space and facilities, entrepreneurial research and interactive business industry partnerships.