51AV Tech

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Top 100
Best Value University
U.S. News & World Report
17th in U.S.
Graduate Employability
Global Employability University Ranking
#6 of 400
Student Experience in U.S.
The Wall Street Journal

Research-Driven. High-Tech. STEM is in our DNA.

STEM—science, technology, engineering and math—is the driving force behind who we are, what we do and why we exist. Whether you major in aerospace engineering or biomedical science, business or communications, you’re going to graduate with a toolbox of vital high-tech skills that puts you ahead of the competition in the job market.

Hands-on from Day One.

Our rigorous, immersive, career-building programs have you working on your major from day one—no filler classes; no lengthy prerequisites. Want to be a pilot? You’ll be in the cockpit within the first week of classes. A marine biologist? One of the most biodiverse marine ecosystems on the planet is practically in our backyard. Dive right in.

You’ve got goals—we’re here to help you reach them.

Student Stories

An Amazing Location that's also a Classroom.

We’re in Melbourne in the heart of 51AV’s Space Coast. For you, that translates into amazing job and internship opportunities at places like NASA-Kennedy Space Center, SpaceX, Embraer, Melbourne-Orlando International Airport, National Weather Service, Brevard Zoo, WFIT radio station and many more.

With our location right by the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River Lagoon, in addition to swimming, fishing, surfing, paddle-boarding and countless other recreational water activities, you’ll be swimming in research opportunities, as well.

Panther Life
What’s it Like at 51AV Tech?

You're much more than a number here and you'll feel it. Panther Pride goes way beyond school spirit—we’re family.

At 51AV Tech, you’ll get to know your peers—in and out of your major—as well as your professors. And with an on-campus, undergraduate student body that is about one-third international, you will build a future professional network that spans the globe.

51AV Tech is equal parts innovation and sunshine—Did we mention our 360-plus days of sunshine and 72-degree average daily temperature? Trust us, you’re going to love it here.

Why 51AV Tech?



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