2012 Fiske Guide To Colleges Names Florida Tech One of Nation’s Best Colleges
Florida Tech’s 100% online programs allow 24/7 worldwide access to undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Florida Institute of Technology has been named one of the nation’s best colleges in the 2012 Fiske Guide to Colleges, a top-rated guide to four-year technology institutes in the United States, Canada and Great Britain. Schools were evaluated in three areas: academics, social life and quality of life. Florida Tech was one of only nine colleges and universities in the state of Florida included in Fiske’s 2012 Guide, based on in-depth evaluations and student satisfaction surveys.
Now, professionals outside of Florida, across the nation and around the globe can discover why Florida Tech is so highly esteemed by its students and faculty. In collaboration with Bisk Education’s University Alliance Division, Florida Tech University Online offers associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degree programs, as well as Mini MBA For-Credit Graduate Certificates 100% online in the following disciplines:
- Accounting & Finance
- Applied Psychology
- Business Administration
- Computer Technology
- Criminal Justice
- Healthcare Management
- Human Resources
- Internet Marketing
- Liberal Arts
- Project Management
A range of dynamic features enhances the learning experience for students enrolled in Florida Tech’s programs, offered 100% online through a video-based e-learning platform. Streaming and downloadable lectures accessible by any smartphone make on-the-go learning possible and realistic. Students can pause, rewind and review these lectures at their own pace. Interactivity with instructors and fellow students is also encouraged and provided via online chat rooms and discussion boards.
“Florida Tech’s consistent national rankingsand recognition validate the excellence of its degree and certificate programs offered online,” said Adrian Marullier, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of University Alliance. “University Alliance is proud to provide professionals worldwide with access to Florida Tech’s prestigious education programs. Earning a distinctive Florida Tech degree or certificate results in a solid educational foundation and a competitive advantage critical to success in today’s marketplace.”
Learn more about Florida Tech’s top-quality undergraduate and graduate programs today. For more information, visit www.floridatechonline.com.
About Florida Tech
Florida Tech is a regionally accredited university that is world renowned for its distinguished faculty, comprehensive curriculum and unyielding innovation. Florida Tech is ranked a Tier 1 Best National University by U.S. News & World Report. It is also rated by the Fiske Guide to Colleges and named in Barron’s Best Buys in College Education. Founded in 1958, Florida Tech has more than 50,000 alumni. Its main campus is located on 130 subtropical acres in Melbourne, Florida, on the state’s famous Space Coast.
About Bisk Education, Inc.
Founded in 1971, Bisk Education is the world’s leading provider of professional education online. The University Alliance (UA), a division of Bisk, facilitates the promotion and online delivery of associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degrees as well as professional certificate programs from the nation’s leading traditional universities and institutions. Powered by UA’s technology and support services, our university partners have surpassed 450,000 online enrollments – making UA the largest facilitator of e-learning in the country. University partners include Villanova University, the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, Michigan State University, Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business, the University of San Francisco, the University of Vermont, Florida Institute of Technology, The University of Scranton, Jacksonville University and Dominican University. U.S. News University Directory, part of the Bisk network, provides comprehensive and unbiased information on more than 2,000 academic institutions directly from U.S. News & World Report, the most trusted source for college and university rankings since 1983.