Innovation Academy - University of Florida

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students in the new Class of 2022


of Class of 2022 IA students are from Florida

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The Innovation Minor
IA Minor

The Innovation Minor

The UF Innovation Minor is exclusive to IA students. The Innovation Minor courses are designed to provide a core knowledge base and a skill set to prepare IA students for the 21st century economy. Through four years of classes on entrepreneurship, creativity, leadership and ethics, Innovation Academy helps students develop an innovative mindset. The minor in Innovation provides Innovation Academy undergraduates with an overview of the major functional elements of innovation.

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Current number of 2017-2018 enrolled IA students


Enhanced Biodiversity prototypes created by IA students in 2018


2017-2018 IA student who have studied abroad