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

Boca Raton, FL

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$4,879

Avg in-state tuition

$17,324

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Florida Atlantic University

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

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.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

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.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1080-1240

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-26

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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30k

Students Enrolled

49%

Online Student Enrollment

21:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can 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.

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%

Female student population

57%

Socio-economic diversity

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

Financial 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

Financial Outlook

$39k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$18k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

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.