2001-02 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 2000-01   Degree Programs
  Female Male Total   Bachelor's 59
Associate's 90 43 133   Master's 52
Bachelor's 2,009 1,184 3,193   Specialist 3
Master's 454 322 776   Doctoral 17
Specialist 26 6 32      
Doctoral 9 25 34      
Total 2,588 1,580 4,168      
  
  
Total Degrees Awarded through Summer 2001:   84,024
  
  
Tuition & Fees (per Credit Hour)
    Undergrad Graduate      
Florida Resident $89.96 $172.14      
Non-Resident $352.88 $579.30      


Headcount Enrollment, Fall 2001
  Full-time Part-time Total %  
Freshman 2,757 703 3,460 15%  
Sophomore 1,382 521 1,903 8%  
Junior 2,724 2,471 5,195 22%  
Senior 2,750 3,478 6,228 26%  
2nd BA 171 713 884 4%  
Total Undergrad 9,784 7,886 17,670 74%  
Masters 979 1,476 2,455 10%  
Doctoral 218 197 415 2%  
Total Graduate 1,197 1,673 2,870 12%  
Unclassified 114 3,165 3,279 14%  
Total 11,095 12,724 23,819 100%  
  
  
Ethnicity
  Full-time Part-time Total %  
Asian 490 530 1,020 4%  
Black 1,698 2,011 3,709 16%  
Hispanic 1,254 1,518 2,772 12%  
Native American 30 49 79 0.3%  
White 6,614 8,183 14,797 62%  
International 1,009 433 1,442 6%  
  
  
Gender
  Full-time Part-time Total %  
Female 6,474 8,208 14,682 62%  
Male 4,621 4,516 9,137 38%  


Residency

Florida Counties

Florida 21,819 92%   Broward 9,869
Non-Florida (U.S.) 1,347 6%   Palm Beach 8,376
Non-U.S. 653 2%   Miami-Dade 1,170
        All Others 2,404
  
  
Headcount Enrollment by Campus
  All Enrolled Primary %    
Boca Raton 16,884 15,989 67%    
Davie 5,538 4,334 18%    
Tower 679 548 2%    
Jupiter 2,095 1,656 7%    
Treasure Coast 758 563 2%    
SeaTech 74 52 0.2%    
Commercial 83 68 0.3%    
Off-Campus 857 609 3%    


Headcount Enrollment by College
  Undergrad Graduate Unclassified Total %
Arch, Urban & Public Affairs 1,215 235 107 1,557 7%
Arts & Letters 2,589 318 920 3,827 16%
Business 5,177 642 390 6,209 26%
Education 2,237 854 1,114 4,205 18%
Engineering 1,618 312 173 2,103 9%
Honors College 249 0 0 249 1%
Liberal Arts 752 58 155 965 4%
Nursing 793 151 131 1,075 5%
Science 2,018 300 283 2,601 11%
Undecided 1,022 0 6 1,028 4%
Total 17,670 2,870 3,279 23,819 100%


Top Ten Majors by Enrollment
Undergraduate     Graduate  
Elementary Education 1,723   Educational Leadership 242
Management 959   Business Admin: Bus Admin 151
Biological Sciences 933   Nursing 151
Accounting 785   Business Administration 124
Psychology 714   Counselor Education 118
Communication 702   Public Administration 117
Computer Science 657   Computer Science 113
Criminal Justice 535   Elementary Education 90
Finance 455   Curriculum & Instruction 88
Management Information Systems 440   English 81


Fall 2001 FTE       Average Age  
Undergraduate 12,780     Undergraduate 26
Graduate 1,936     Graduate 34
Total 14,715     Unclassified 36
  
  
Student Housing
  Female Male Total

%

 
On-Campus 1,139 853 1,992 8%  
Off-Campus 13,543 8,284 21,827 92%  
  
  
Admissions
    Applied Admitted Registered  
First-Time-In-College   6,289 4,495 2,031  
Community College Transfers 2,286 2,095 1,507  
Other Undergraduate Transfers 2,768 2,226 1,364  
Graduate   2,233 1,371 882  
Total   13,576 10,187 5,784  
  
  
First-Time-In-College Test Scores (Average)
ACT 21        
SAT          
   Verbal 514        
   Quantitative 523        
   Composite 1037        
High School GPA 3.4        
  
  
Alumni
United States 68,577   Florida 53,279  
International 277   Broward 19,887  
Unknown 3,853   Palm Beach 19,509  
Total 72,707   Miami-Dade 2,937  
      St. Lucie 1,144  


Athletics
Men's Sports Women's Sports    
Baseball Basketball FAU offers scholarships in sports which compete at the NCAA Division I level in the Atlantic Sun Conference.  
Basketball Cheer  
Cross Country Cross Country  
Football Dance  
Golf Golf  
Soccer Soccer  
Swimming Softball  
Tennis Swimming  
  Tennis  
  Track & Field  
  Volleyball    


Personnel
  Full-time Part-time Total  
Faculty 879 16 895  
Adjuncts 52 532 584  
A&P 551 11 562  
Staff 789 857 1,646  
Total 2,271 1,416 3,687  
  
  
Faculty
  Female Male Total  
Professor 50 230 280  
Associate Prof 67 113 180  
Assistant Prof 107 92 199  
Instructor 48 34 82  
Lecturer 5 1 6  
Other 92 56 148  
Total 369 526 895  
          
          

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