Florida Polytechnic University


Florida Polytechnic University is the newest member of the Florida State University System.

We are strategically located in Lakeland, FL, on the I-4 high-tech corridor. Our location is essential because we will focus on STEM programs, specifically technology and engineering.

When classes begin in August 2014, there will be two colleges offering six degrees. A complete list of our programs is listed in the Academics section.

111458_FloridaPolytechnicUniversity1022.jpgMission Statement:

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.

111456_FloridaPolytechnicUniversity1087.jpgVision Statement:

Florida Polytechnic University aspires to be a nationally and internationally recognized institution of higher learning serving the State by preparing students to lead Florida’s high-tech industries. The student learning experience will focus on practical and applied research, internships with industry partners, and hands-on leadership opportunities delivered by distinguished faculty who excel in their fields.




4700 Research Way, Lakeland
33805-8531 Lakeland, Florida, USA


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