Florida Atlantic University (FAU)

Men's MCLA Contact: Stavros Neocleous
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24,376 Undergrads / 29,772 Students
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$9,861 Net Price
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63% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
21 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
28% / 50%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Away games for the Owls are in the Southeastern region in nearby states like Georgia and South Carolina. The team travels to play teams like University of Miami, Emory, The Citadel, and Palm Beach Atlantic University.

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Where Grads Live
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • West Palm Beach Florida Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Fort Pierce Florida Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Orlando Florida Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Jacksonville Florida Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
Where Grads Work
  • Palm Beach County School District
  • Broward County Public Schools
  • Office Depot
  • IBM
  • Citrix
  • Broward College
  • Motorola
  • AT&T
  • School Board of Broward County
  • Wells Fargo
  • Bank of America
  • Palm Beach State College
  • Florida Power & Light
  • Nova Southeastern University
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Healthcare Services
  • Media and Communication
  • Administrative
  • Support
  • Consulting
  • Arts and Design
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
480 - 570
530 - 610
1060 - 1230
21 - 26
19 - 25
22 - 26

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 470 - 560 for SAT; 7 - 8 for ACT

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 18,854 7,491 11,363
% Admitted 63% 61% 65%
% Admits That Enroll 28% 30% 26%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 4.01 (weighted)
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (23%)
    Psychology (9%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (8%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (8%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (7%)
    Psychology, General (6%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (6%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Accounting (5%)
    Engineering (5%)
    Finance, General (4%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (4%)
    Education (4%)
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General (4%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (4%)
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$4,879 $17,276
    Books & Supplies$1,248 $1,248
    Cost of Living$11,950 $11,950
    Personal Expenses$7,382 $7,382
    Sticker Price$25,459 $35,090

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    82% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship70%$10,878
    Federal Grants37%$6,295
    Pell Grants37%$6,241
    Other Federal1%$2,042
    State & Local Grants53%$5,732
    Institutional Grants48%$4,596
    Student Loans35%$6,309
    Federal Loans34%$5,070
    Other Loans3%$13,689

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $299 Million $10,053

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $16,800.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $12,000 $179

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.8%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 10,894 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $43,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.75 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 28% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 8 7
    Fondling 3 3
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 6 5
    Burglary 18 15
    Motor Vehicle Theft 12 9
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Professional-dominant
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily nonresidential

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