2003-04 Quick Facts

Final Enrollment




Founded 1961
Type Public, Four-Year, Coeducational, Doctoral Granting University
Accreditation Southern Association of College and Schools
President Frank T. Brogan
Calendar Semester


Degrees Awarded 2002-03     Degree Programs
  Female Male Total   Bachelor's 61
Associate 110 48 158   Master's 54
Bachelor's 2,304 1,287 3,591   Specialist   3
Master's 575 366 941   Doctoral 18
Specialist 18 4 22      
Doctoral 34 19 53      
Total 3,041 1,724 4,765      
              
Total Degrees Awarded at FAU through Summer 2003:  93,575


Tuition (per Credit Hour)
  Undergraduate Graduate    
Florida Resident $98.09 $209.82      
Non-Resident $465.17 $775.15    


Headcount Enrollment, Fall 2003
  Full-time Part-time Total %
Freshman 2,955 840 3,795 15%
Sophomore 1,780 785 2,565 10%
Junior 2,736 2,385 5,121 20%
Senior 3,048 3,827 6,875 27%
2nd BA 144 686 830 3%
Total Undergraduate 10,663 8,523 19,186 76%
Master's 1,152 1,650 2,802 11%
Doctoral 270 255 525 2%
Specialist 9 33 42 0.2%
Total Graduate 1,431 1,938 3,369 13%
Non-degree 107 2,599 2,706 11%
Total 12,201 13,060 25,261 100%


Ethnicity
  Full-time Part-time Total %
Asian 582 534 1,116 4%
Black 1,913 2,284 4,197 17%
Hispanic 1,589 1,822 3,411 13%
Native American 40 46 86 0.3%
White 7,081 7,920 15,001 59%
International 996 454 1,450 6%


Gender
  Full-time Part-time Total %
Female 7,099 8,345 15,444 61%
Male 5,102 4,715 9,817 39%


Residency Florida Counties
Florida 23,300 92%   Broward 10,331
Non-Florida (U.S.) 1,366 6%   Palm Beach 8,777
Non-U.S. 595 2%   Miami-Dade 1,297
        All Others 2,895


Headcount Enrollment by Campus
  All Enrolled Primary %
Boca Raton 18,535 17,469 69%
Davie 5,364 4,137 16%
Fort Lauderdale - Downtown 981 741 3%
John D. MacArthur 2,161 1,648 7%
Treasure Coast 1,211 749 3%
SeaTech 56 50 0.2%
Fort Lauderdale - Commercial 69 36 0.1%
Off-Campus 570 431 2%


Headcount Enrollment by College
  Undergraduate Graduate Total
Arch, Urban & Public Affairs 1,493 303 1,796
Arts & Letters 3,533 431 3,964
Business 5,476 801 6,277
Education 2,412 915 3,327
Engineering 1,580 345 1,925
Honors College 338 0 338
Nursing 897 211 1,108
Science 2,571 363 2,934
Non-degree 0 0 2,706
Undecided 886 0 886
Total 19,186 3,369 25,261


Top 15  Majors by Enrollment
Undergraduate   Graduate
Elementary Education 1,714   Business Administration 254
Accounting 905   Nursing 211
Management 874   Computer Science 132
Psychology 758   Public Administration 131
Criminal Justice 711   Educational Leadership 130
Biological Science 709   Curriculum & Instruction 118
Communication 577   Social Work 97
Computer Science 499   Elementary Education 91
Finance 459   English 78
Pre-Nursing 446   Biological Science 74
Bio Sci: Premed 406   Computer Engineering 74
Management Information Systems 404   Foundations of Education 71
Political Science 342   Educational Leadership: K-12 67
Liberal Arts & Science (H.C.) 338   Electrical Engineering 63
Interdis Studies: Arts & Humanities 320   Psychology 62


Fall 2003 FTE        
Undergraduate 13,850.3      
Graduate 2,104.2      
Total 15,954.5      
          
          
Student Housing        
  Female Male Total %
On-Campus 1,233 859 2,092 8%
Off-Campus 14,211 8,958 23,169 92%
          
          
Admissions        
    Applied Admitted Registered
First-Time-In-College 7,898 5,612 2,178
Community College Transfers 3,199 2,854 1,833
Other Undergraduate Transfers 2,648 1,983 1,014
Graduate 2,263 1,405 965
Total 16,008 11,854 5,990


First-Time-In-College Test Scores (Average)
ACT 20    
SAT      
  Verbal 511    
  Quantitative 515    
   Composite 1026    
High School GPA 3.4    
       
Average Age      
Undergraduate 25    
Graduate 34    
Unclassified 35    


Athletics  
Men's Sports Women's Sports
Baseball Basketball
Basketball Cheer/Dance
Cross Country Cross Country
Football Golf
Golf Soccer
Soccer Softball
Swimming Swimming
Tennis Tennis
  Track & Field
  Volleyball


Alumni
United States 79,126   Florida 59,267
Unknown/Other 3,408     Broward 21,037
Total 82,534     Palm Beach 20,473
        Miami-Dade 3,285
        St. Lucie 1,308


Personnel
  Full-time Part-time Total
Faculty 949 17 966
Adjuncts 27 554 581
A&P 629 13 642
Staff 799 1,022 1,821
Total 2,404 1,606 4,010


Faculty
  Female Male Total
Professor 52 200 252
Associate Professor 90 118 208
Assistant Professor 108 122 230
Instructor 71 55 126
Lecturer 2 0 2
Other 92 56 148
Total 415 551 966


Average Class Size
Undergraduate  
    Lecture 32
    Lab 18
    Discussion 22
Graduate  
    Lecture 13
    
    
Student to Faculty Ratio 18:1
  
  
Foundation Assets, 2002-03
Endowments $94,085,000
Gifts $20,658,126
  
  
Library Information
Bound Volumes 945,548
Microforms 2,210,655
Serial Subscriptions  
   Print 3,565
   Electronic 4,840
Audiovisual Materials 16,523
E-Books 111,510
  
  

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