Florida Atlantic UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Boca Raton, Florida Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$4,879

Avg in-state tuition

$17,324

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Florida Atlantic University

Florida Atlantic University is a large public university located on an urban campus in Boca Raton, Florida. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 30,061, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 63%. The university offers 68 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 50%, and a student-faculty ratio of 21:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $4,879, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $17,324.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

63% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 63%

Retention Rate 81%

Graduation Rate 50%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1080-1240

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-26

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

57%

Female Student Population

21:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

30k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

41%

Hispanic

26%

Black

19%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

4%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

37% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

37%

State Grant Aid

53%

Institution Grant Aid

48%

Pell Grant

37%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $6,295
State Grant Aid $5,732
Institution Grant Aid $4,596
Pell Grant Aid $6,173

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships