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Florida Polytechnic University

Lakeland, FL 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate55%

About Florida Polytechnic University

Florida Polytechnic University is a public, state university in the suburb of Lakeland, Florida. Florida Polytechnic University was founded in 2012. The university currently enrolls around 1,563 students a year, including 1,516 undergraduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Florida Polytechnic University

It is moderately difficult to get into Florida Polytechnic University. In 2022, Florida Polytechnic University accepted 55% of applicants. In 2022, 2,124 students applied to Florida Polytechnic University and 1,159 were admitted.

Florida Polytechnic University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 55%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 90%

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Florida Polytechnic University Campus Tours

Florida Polytechnic University is located in the town of Lakeland, Florida, in the suburbs of Tampa Bay.

If you want to see Florida Polytechnic University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take I-4 to Lakeland, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Orlando International Airport.

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College Info

4700 Research Way Lakeland, FL 33805

Campus Setting: Suburban

Florida Polytechnic University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Mar 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Florida Polytechnic University is Mar 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Florida Polytechnic University is Jul 15.

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Florida Polytechnic University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1210 - 1360


Math SAT Range

593 - 690


Reading SAT Range

590 - 680

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1360 and Above


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1210 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Florida Polytechnic University students is 1302. Applicants with SAT scores of 1360 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Florida Polytechnic University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1210 to 1360 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1210 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Florida Polytechnic University.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Florida Polytechnic University is like? There are approximately 1,563 students enrolled at Florida Polytechnic University, including 1,516 undergraduate students and 47 graduate students. 85% percent of students attend school full-time, 94% percent are from FL and 6% percent of students are from other states.


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