Admissions Requirements

Admissions Requirements

First Time In College (FTIC)

GPA Requirements

The average weighted high school GPA of freshman admitted in Fall 2017 was 4.0.

For determining admissibility to FLORIDA POLY, we will recalculate your high school GPA based on grades earned in high school only in core academic subject areas, as well as specified AP and IB.

Course Type  Quality Point
Advanced Placement1.0
International Baccalaureate1.0
Dual Enrollment1.0
Honors 0.5

Test Score Requirements

FLORIDA POLY requires freshman applicants to submit official results of at least one college entrance exam (SAT or ACT). FLORIDA POLY’s code for

SAT is 7303 and for ACT is 2869.

In Fall 2017, SAT and ACT average scores for admitted freshman were:

SAT: 1280

ACT: 28


The FLORIDA POLY considers your highest submitted section scores across all SAT and ACT test dates. We strongly encourage you to submit your scores each time you take the SAT or ACT.

Course Requirements

You must complete a minimum of 18 approved units of high school work in the five core subject areas in addition to three approved academic.

Mathematics 4
Natural Scieces3
Social Sciences3
Foreign Language2

Transfer Requirements

The average GPA of transfer admitted applicants for Fall 2017 was 3.1.

Transfer applicants must have a cumulative minimum GPA of 2.0 as well as a minimum GPA of 2.0 and be in good standing as a degree-seeking student at the last institution attended to be considered for admission to Florida Poly. All college transfer applicants with fewer than 60 credit hours of acceptable credit must minimally meet freshman high school unit entrance requirements, the high school academic GPA, and minimum test score requirements.


If the number of qualified applicants exceeds the number that the University is able to enroll, a waiting list will be established.

Florida BOG Regulation 6.001 (7) authorizes universities to refuse admission to applicants due to past misconduct.

As a Florida State University, the minimum state university requirements and test placement information is available in Regulation 6.002.  For more information about the State University Regulations are available at WWW.FLBOG.EDU.

Satisfying minimum requirements does not guarantee admission to FLORIDA POLY.