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The Daytona State College-Florida Tech Connection


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The Daytona State College-Florida Tech Connection

The Daytona State College-Florida Tech Connection is a program Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech) offers to students attending Daytona State College.  This program allows students to complete a majority of their general education requirements at Daytona State College and then transfer to Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, Florida.

The Daytona State College-Florida Tech Connection is open to any high school graduate who has completed the full-time undergraduate application process for Florida Tech or a currently enrolled Daytona State College student who applies to Florida Tech before earning 30 credits at Daytona State College. A student must successfully complete at least 30 credits at Daytona State College prior to officially enrolling at Florida Tech.

Students who transfer with at least a 2.5 CGPA will qualify for the annual Daytona State College-Florida Tech Connection Achievement Grant.

Please contact Robin Run, Associate Director for Transfer Admission, Florida Institute of Technology at rrun@fit.edu or (321) 674-8030 for further questions concerning this program.  Please visit the Florida Tech web site at www.fit.edu.

 

 

Florida Tech BRIDGE TO SUCCESS Transfer Scholarship

How it Works

The Bridge to Success Transfer Scholarship is awarded annually for students entering in the fall semester only. It is renewable after the satisfactory completion of 30 credits and submission of an updated FAFSA. The scholarship may vary in dollar amount, but the recipient is guaranteed to receive a combination  of grants and scholarships equal to tuition.

APPLICANTS MUST

•  Be currently enrolled at a Florida state college at time of application.
•  Have a cumulative  grade point average greater than or equal to 3.5 for all college work.

•  Be admitted to Florida Tech and file a FAFSA with the university (code: 001469) before graduating from a Florida state college.

•  Graduate with an A.A. degree by the end of the spring term prior to fall enrollment (students who complete their A.A. degree in December of the previous year may also be considered).

Scholarship recipients are chosen by a committee consisting of Florida Tech undergraduate admission, financial aid and enrollment management personnel. All eligible applicants will receive fair consideration. All committee decisions are final.

Recipients must enroll as a full-time undergraduate at Florida Tech’s main campus in Melbourne, Fla., before the scholarship takes effect.

The Florida Tech admission office will notify scholarship recipients on or around June 30.

For further information please see the FIT flyer - Bridge to Success Flyer

Last Updated: 6/20/13