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FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY INFORMATION


Florida Atlantic University is located in Boca Raton, Florida and is a public college. Florida Atlantic University is a four year college and offers Associate's Degrees, Bachelor's Degrees, Master's Degrees, Doctoral Degrees, and a number of different programs and courses.

Florida Atlantic University is in a relatively urban area (in or near a city), which may be something you prefer if you like a city lifestyle as a student.

Florida Atlantic University does not have a rolling admission policy, and you will want to make sure that you get your application in before June 1.

Florida Atlantic University is a larger college with an enrollment of 25,994 students.

Florida Atlantic University accepts about 53% of its applicants on average, and 28% of the students receive some sort of financial aid for college at Florida Atlantic University.

If you are looking for more information on financial aid at Florida Atlantic University, you can may want to contact Carole Pfeilsticker, who is the Director of Financial Aid at Florida Atlantic University. You may also qualify for free grants for college in Florida to attend Florida Atlantic University.

You may also need to take one or more of the following tests to qualify for admission at Florida Atlantic University:

  • ACT
  • SAT
  • GRE

If you are interested in joining the Army, Florida Atlantic University does have an ROTC Army program that is available for attending students.

If you are interested in joining the Air Force, Florida Atlantic University does have an ROTC Air Force program that is available for attending students.

Florida Atlantic University offers military credit for military courses that have been completed successfully by students.

If you have taken some advanced placement courses with an applicable test, or obtained credit from an other college, you may be eligible to transfer that credit to Florida Atlantic University.

Florida Atlantic University offers the following co-op opportunities and programs to its students:

  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health
  • Humanities
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Technologies

Florida Atlantic University offers the following extracurricular activities to its students:

  • Choral Groups
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Jazz Band
  • Literary Magazine
  • Music Ensembles
  • Music Theater
  • Opera
  • Radio Station
  • Sports
  • TV Station

On a 4.0 scale, the average high school gpa for students that are entering Florida Atlantic University is 3.4.

You may want to brush up on your ACT preparation as well, because the average ACT score for students that are entering Florida Atlantic University is 21.

Don't forget to study for the SAT, because the average SAT score for students that are entering Florida Atlantic University is 1050.

Do a lot of students come from out of state to attend Florida Atlantic University? Well, about 11% of the student body at Florida Atlantic University comes from outside the state of Florida.

Do a lot of the students at Florida Atlantic University live on campus? Well, about 48% live on campus, while 52% live off campus and commute to school every day.

QUICK FACTS ABOUT FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY

Florida Atlantic University Address:


777 Glades Road
P.O. Box 3091
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-0991
Phone: 561-297-3000
Fax: 561-297-2590
Web Site: http://www.fau.edu

Florida Atlantic University admission closing date:


June 1

Does Florida Atlantic University offer Associate's degrees?


Yes

Does Florida Atlantic University offer Bachelor's degrees?


Yes

Does Florida Atlantic University offer Master's degrees?


Yes

Does Florida Atlantic University offer Doctoral degrees?


Yes

Florida Atlantic University graduation rate:


38.3%

Florida Atlantic University retention rate:


86.3%

Florida Atlantic University average high school GPA:


3.4

Florida Atlantic University average ACT score:


21

Florida Atlantic University average SAT score:


1050

Florida Atlantic University tuition cost (estimate):


$3,300



Financial Aid is available only to those who qualify.

Florida Atlantic University room & board cost (estimate):


$7,962

Is Florida Atlantic University a private college?


No

Is Florida Atlantic University a coed college?


Yes

Florida Atlantic University school calendar:


Semester

Is Florida Atlantic University a 2 year or 4 year college?


4 Years
Please Note: Length of programs pertain to finishing programs in normal time.

Florida Atlantic University enrollment:


25,994 Students

Percentage of applicants accepted to Florida Atlantic University


53%

Percentage of students at Florida Atlantic University receiving financial aid:


28%

Percentage of African American students:


16.7%

Percentage of Native American students:


0.4%

Percentage of Asian students:


4.6%

Percentage of Hispanic students:


13.4%

Percentage of Caucasian students:


59.1%

Percentage of students living on campus:


48%

Percentage of students living off campus:


52%



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Data provided by Data-lists.com Universities and Colleges Database. Data last updated on 2007-10-18.

FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY IN FLORIDA GRANTS, SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION

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