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					                         FINISH IN FIVE
  Florida Tech’s Fast Track Master’s Degree Programs
   Accelerated master’s programs give highly motivated students the
chance to take graduate course work while still an undergraduate, thus
 allowing them to finish a master’s degree in less time than they could
in a traditional program. Students interested in pursuing a Fast Track
 Master’s Degree at Florida Tech should refer to the program descrip-
 tions and requirements below and apply by submitting the completed
    Fast Track Master’s Degree Program Supplemental Application .

             FAST TRACK PROGRAM
        DESCRIPTIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
B.S./M.A.T. (Master of Arts in                      and business or technical electives. A
Teaching)                                           3.25 cumulative GPA is required for all
Combines a bachelor’s degree with a                 majors having completed 95 credits.
master’s degree in teaching. Any under-
graduate major with a 3.0 cumulative
GPA who has completed 95 credits is
                                                    B.S./M.S. in Computer Science
                                                    Combines a bachelor’s in computer sci-
                                                                                                    FIVE REASONS
eligible.                                           ence with a master’s degree in computer
                                                    science. Computer science majors with a
                                                                                                          TO
B.S./M.S. in Aviation (Airport                      cumulative 3.4 GPA and who have com-            FINISH IN FIVE
Development and Management,                         pleted 95 credits are eligible.
or Applied Aviation Safety)
Combines a bachelor’s degree with a                 B.S./M.S. in Engineering
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                                                                                                  Earn up to six graduate credits in
master’s degree in aviation. Any under-             Combines a bachelor’s degree in engi-
                                                                                                    your senior year without the
graduate major with a 3.4 cumulative                neering with a master’s degree in
                                                                                                      cost of graduate tuition
GPA who has completed 95 credits is                 engineering. Engineering majors with a
                                                                                                         (a $5,670 savings)
eligible.                                           cumulative 3.4 GPA and who have com-
                                                    pleted 95 credits are eligible.                              2
B.S./M.S. in Aviation (Human                                                                        Bypass the time commitment,
Factors)                                            B.S./M.S. in Science                            anxiety and costs of graduate
Combines a select bachelor’s degree with            Combines a bachelor’s in science with             admission requirements
a master’s degree in aviation human fac-            a master’s degree in science. Science
tors. All aeronautics, applied psychology,          majors with a 3.4 cumulative GPA who
                                                    have completed 95 credits are eligible.
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computer science or engineering under-                                                                Keep your undergraduate
graduate majors with a 3.4 cumulative                                                                Florida Tech scholarship(s)
GPA who have completed 95 credits are               B.S./M.S. in Technical and                        during your fifth year of
eligible.                                           Professional Communication                          studies as a full-time
                                                    Combines a bachelor’s degree with a                   graduate student
B.S./M.B.A. (Master of Business                     master’s degree in technical and profes-
Administration)                                     sional communication. Any undergradu-
                                                    ate major with a cumulative 3.4 GPA
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Combines a bachelor’s degree with                                                                  Gain the opportunity to replace
a master’s degree in business. Avia-                who has completed 95 credits is eligible.          your scholarship with a
tion management or business majors                                                                  lucrative graduate or research
are eligible. For undergraduate majors                       Visit www.fit.edu/catalog                 assistantship plus stipend
outside of the business area, completing                    for more information about
M.B.A. core course requirements may                     Florida Tech’s outstanding master’s                      5
be accomplished using undergraduate                               degree programs                 Complete a Florida Tech master’s
free electives, social science electives                                                          degree in less time than you would
                                                                                                      via traditional programs
              Florida Institute of Technology n Office of Graduate Admissions
      150 West University Boulevard, Melbourne, FL 32901-6975 n (800) 944-4348 n (321) 674-8027
                                www.fit.edu n grad-admissions@fit.edu
                                                                                                FAST TRACK MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAM
                                                                                                          SUPPLEMENTAL APPLICATION

Complete and submit this form no later than two weeks after receiving your Fast Track invitation letter.

Before completing this supplemental application, please read the Fast Track Master’s Degree Programs descriptions
and requirements carefully. Applicants who do not meet these requirements will not be considered for admission to
the program.

APPLICANT INFORMATION

Name___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                   Last                                                    First                                            M.I.


Date of Birth_____/_____/_____       E-mail _________________________________________ Florida Tech ID_____________________________
               Month/Day/Year                        (where notice of receipt should be sent)


ADMISSION INFORMATION

High School _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Previously attended college(s) and/or universit(y/ies) ____________________________________________________________________________

Major ___________________________________________________________________ Degree or credits completed _______________________

Undergraduate program ___________________________________________________________________ _______________________________
to which you have applied                        Program Name                                        Major Code


INTENT TO PARTICIPATE
It is my intent to pursue the following Fast Track Master’s Degree program (check only one):
      ®   B.S./M.S.A.                                    ®    B.S./M.S. in Technical and Professional Communication
      ®   B.S./M.S. in Aviation Human Factors            ®    B.S./M.S. in Computer Science
      ®   B.S./M.B.A.                                    ®    B.S./M.S. in Engineering
      ®   B.S./M.A.T.                                    ®    B.S./M.S. in Science

APPLICANT’S SIGNATURE

________________________________________________________________________________ Date______/______/______



   Dear Student,
   “By transferring to Florida Tech, you are already on
   the right track. Now get on the fast track. By enroll-
   ing in one of Florida Tech’s accelerated programs,
   you will get a master’s faster, cheaper and better than
   you could via traditional master’s programs at other
   schools. You chose Florida Tech because it is the right
   place to complete your bachelor’s—I promise it is the
   right place to get your master’s as well.”
                          Gary Hamme
                          Vice Provost for Enrollment Management

                                        Florida Institute of Technology n Office of Graduate Admissions
                                150 West University Boulevard, Melbourne, FL 32901-6975 n (800) 944-4348 n (321) 674-8027
                                                                                                                                   AD-150-307
                                                          www.fit.edu n grad-admissions@fit.edu

				
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