Application Process - Benjamin Franklin Institute Of Technology

Application Process

Application Process


You have made an excellent decision in applying to Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology. Whether you choose a Certificate, Associate, or Bachelor's Degree program, you will find the support and educational preparation necessary to begin a rewarding career, or continue your higher education.

The online application is an easy, step-by-step process. You will also have the opportunity to submit questions electronically along the way. Upon receipt of your application, you will receive an email confirmation.


What do we look for in an application?

Every application to BFIT is carefully reviewed by the Admissions Committee. The factors that the Admissions Committee reviews include:

  • Prior academic performance
  • Extracurricular activities and involvement
  • Community service
  • Leadership characteristics

What's BFIT's CEEB Code?

The CEEB code is 3394

Applicants are advised to submit documents to support their application including letters of recommendations, standardized test scores (ACT, or SAT), and a personal statement. If you are seeking transfer credit from another college, please have your official college transcripts sent to us, along with course descriptions of the classes that you had successfully completed with a grade of C or better. Interviews are not required for admission to the college, but are recommended. Often an interview with a member of the admission staff, and a tour, will help you discover if Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology is a good match for you. Opportunities to sit in on a class and spend time with a current student are also available.

Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology reviews applications on a rolling basis for September and January starts. Students are encouraged to complete their applications as soon as possible.

Admission Requirements 

In addition to the application for admission, freshman applicants should submit their:

  • Official high school transcript or official HiSET/GED scores
  • A personal statement (optional)
  • One letter of recommendation (optional)

       **Additional requirements for Electrical Engineering Bachelor Degree:

  • Suggested minimum 2.5 math GPA 
  • Additional documents or interview may also be required 

Applicants who have previously attended another college must submit official college transcripts, in addition to the aforementioned requirements.  In addition to the above requirements, all full-time applicants must submit vaccination records, upon their acceptance to the college.

Applicants must schedule a math and English placement assessment to determine placement into courses. Students with math and/or English transfer credits may be exempt from the assessment.

Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology

41 Berkeley St.
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 588-1368

Notice of Non-Discrimination

Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee on any grounds protected under federal, state, or local law, including race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, pregnancy, disability (including those related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other characteristic or activity protected under federal, state or local law. 

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