Florida Atlantic University

Acceptance Rate 78.01 %
SAT Average 1,110
Tuition & Fees $17,324
Student Population 30,805
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,097

Academic Overview

Florida Atlantic University Campus, Boca Raton, FL
Florida Atlantic University is a public, four-years institute located in Boca Raton, Florida. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $4,879 for Florida residents and $17,324 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 30,805 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78.01% and the graduation rate is 55% last year.
The salary after graduation from Florida Atlantic University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, FAU's tuition & fees is $4,879 for Florida residents and $17,324 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $6,693 for in-state students and $18,482 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at FAU. The acceptance rate of FAU is 78.01% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 20.01%. The average graduation rate is 55% and the transfer-out rate is 31%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,097 and 61% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 30,805 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Florida Atlantic University is 78.01 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Florida Atlantic University is 55 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Florida Atlantic University is 31 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Florida Atlantic University is 82 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Florida Atlantic University is 30,805
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Florida Atlantic University is 22 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
22 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,097 at Florida Atlantic University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address777 Glades Rd, Administration Bldg., Room 339, Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991
Online Applicationwww.fau.edu/admissions/Apply_Online.php
Financial Aidwww.fau.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.fau.edu/admissions/npcalc.htm
Veterans Tuitionwww.fau.edu/vets/getting-started.php
Disability Servicewww.fau.edu/sas/

Offered Degrees

FAU offers 220 major programs through online and on-site education where 16 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree673
Post Bachelor's Degree263
Master's Degree725
Post Master's Degree30
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship212
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

Florida Atlantic University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:4,437)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,864)

Veterans Benefits

Florida Atlantic University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges