2000-01 Quick Facts

Final Enrollment



Founded 1961
Type Public, Four-Year, Coeducational, Doctoral Degree Granting University
Accreditation Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
President Anthony James Catanese, Ph.D.
Calendar Semester


Degrees Conferred 1999-2000   Degree Programs
  Female Male Total   Bachelor's 58
Associate's 83 25 108   Master's 52
Bachelor's 2,029 1,164 3,194   Specialist 3
Master's 431 296 727   Doctoral 16
Specialist 10 3 13      
Doctoral 26 17 43      
Total 2,579 1,506 4,085      
  
  
Total Degrees Awarded through Summer 2000:   78,583
  
  
Tuition & Fees (per Credit Hour)
    Undergrad Graduate      
Florida Resident $79.88 $156.35      
Non-Resident $324.47 $535.11      


Headcount Enrollment, Fall 2000
 

Full-time

Part-time

Total

%

 
Freshman

2,497

506

3,003

14%

 
Sophomore

1,178

437

1,615

8%

 
Junior

2,376

2,348

4,724

22%

 
Senior

2,484

3,346

5,830

27%

 
2nd BA

176

673

849

4%

 
Total Undergrad

8,711

7,310

16,021

75%

 
Masters

889

1,407

2,296

11%

 
Doctoral

197

198

392

2%

 
Total Graduate

1,086

1,602

2,688

13%

 
Unclassified

85

2,672

2,757

13%

 
Total

9,882

11,584

21,466

100%

 
  
  
Ethnicity
  Full-time Part-time Total %  
Asian 411 470 881 4%  
Black 1,323 1,797 3,120 15%  
Hispanic 1,040 1,376 2,416 11%  
Native American 38 46 84 0.4%  
White 6,119 7,576 13,695 64%  
International 951 319 1,270 6%  
  
  
Gender
  Full-time Part-time Total %  
Female 5,735 7,365 13,100 61%  
Male 4,147 4,219 8,366 39%  


Residency

Florida Counties

Florida 19,811 92%   Broward 7,586
Non-Florida (U.S.) 1,124 5%   Palm Beach 9,294
Non-U.S. 531 3%   All Others 2,931
           
  
  
Headcount Enrollment by Campus
  All Enrolled Primary %    
Boca Raton 15,676 14,811 69%    
Davie 5,109 4,011 19%    
Tower 565 458 2%    
Jupiter 1,738 1,336 6%    
Treasure Coast 564 456 2%    
SeaTech 73 62 0.3%    
Off-Campus 397 332 2%    


Headcount Enrollment by College
  Undergrad Graduate Unclassified Total %
Arch, Urban & Public Affairs 1,088 197 114 1,399 7%
Arts & Letters 2,422 301 813 3,536 16%
Business 4,749 584 371 5,704 27%
Education 2,100 861 748 3,709 17%
Engineering 1,390 301 141 1,832 9%
Honors College 151 0 0 151 1%
Liberal Arts 710 41 148 899 4%
Nursing 690 106 144 940 4%
Science 1,864 297 278 2,439 11%
Undecided 857 0 0 857 4%
Total 16,021 2,688 2,757 21,466 100%


Top Ten Majors by Enrollment
Undergraduate     Graduate  
Elementary Education 1,642   Business Administration 293
Biological Science 968   Educational Leadership 247
Management 806   Public Administration 123
Accounting 799   Elementary Education 118
Psychology 674   Counselor Education 112
Communication 634   Nursing 106
Computer Information Systems 607   Foundations of Education 101
Computer Science 564   Curriculum & Instruction 94
Criminal Justice 453   Computer Science 78
Finance 440   Exceptional Student Education 71


Fall 2000 FTE       Average Age  
Undergraduate 11,376     Undergraduate 26
Graduate 1,662     Graduate 34
Total 13,038     Unclassified 36
 
 
Student Housing
  Female Male Total

%

 
On-Campus 846 608 1,454 7%  
Off-Campus 12,254 7,758 20,012 93%  
  
  
Admissions
    Applied Admitted Registered  
First-Time-In-College   5,762 4,174 1,820  
Community College Transfers 2,260 2,077 1,510  
Other Undergraduate Transfers 2,252 1,800 1,085  
Graduate   2,072 1,206 721  
Total   12,346 9,257 5,136  
  
  
First-Time-In-College Test Scores (Average)
ACT 21        
SAT          
   Verbal 520        
   Quantitative 531        
   Composite 1051        
High School GPA 3.3        
  
  
Alumni
United States 65,074   Florida 50,433  
International 347   Broward 18,896  
Unknown 6,069   Palm Beach 18,335  
Total 71,490   Miami-Dade 2,961  
      St. Lucie 1,122  


Athletics
Men's Sports Women's Sports    
Baseball Basketball FAU offers scholarships in sports which compete at the NCAA Division I level in the Trans American Athletic Conference.  
Basketball Cross Country  
Cross Country Golf  
Football (2001) Soccer  
Golf Softball  
Soccer Swimming  
Swimming Tennis  
Tennis Track & Field  
  Volleyball  
     


Personnel
  Full-time Part-time Total  
Faculty 850 11 861  
Adjuncts 39 500 539  
A&P 492 11 503  
Staff 784 831 1,615  
Total 2,165 1,353 3,518  
  
  
Faculty
  Female Male Total  
Professor 48 222 270  
Associate Prof 64 109 173  
Assistant Prof 112 104 216  
Instructor 49 37 86  
Lecturer 4 1 5  
Other 64 47 111  
Total 341 520 861  
          
          

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