School Overview

Florida Atlantic University is a Public, 4 years college located in Boca Raton, Florida. FAU ranked 275th in National Universities and 28th in Florida Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 30,805 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. FAU's acceptance rate is 78.01% last year (undergraduate school).
Florida Atlantic University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address777 Glades Rd, Administration Bldg., Room 339, Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Florida Atlantic University is 78.01% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 20.01%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate78.01 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)20.01 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

FAU's 2022 tuition & fees is $4,879 for Florida residents and $17,324 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $6,693 for Florida residents and $18,482 for out-of-students.
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$4,879$17,324
Graduate Tuition & Fees$6,693$18,482
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 30,805 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 20,568 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. FAU has 25,457 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 5,348 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students30,805
Undergraduate Students25,457
Graduate Students5,348
Online Enrollment20,568

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs220 Programs
Number of online programs16 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2-4 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification