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Public
Co-ed
24,569
Undergraduate
Students
(56.2%) 13,806 Women
(43.8%) 10,763 Men
5,203
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
59% of 17,120 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.99
SAT Math
530-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
588 average
550-630 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
24 average
21-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,679
Out-of-state: $42,235
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,099
Out-of-state: $21,655
Room and Board
$11,950
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Freshman Award
$14,042
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$23,454
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
906
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 7% of classes
10-19 students: 22% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 6% of classes
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Campus Life

Boca Raton Population
89,407
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
19% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Owl
Sororities
6% of women participate
Fraternities
4% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.2% Asian
20.5% Black/African-American
28.5% Hispanic/Latino
3.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
41.7% White
0.9% Unknown
International Students
3.0% from 119 countries
First-Year Students Returning
82.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
25.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
42%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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