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Florida Atlantic University, College of Business, School of Accounting Programs Profile

Written by bprescottFebruary 8, 2012
Florida Atlantic University

Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL
College of Business, School of Accounting
BBA/BS in Accounting

The undergraduate accounting program at Florida Atlantic University works to help students prepare for successful careers in local, national, and global organizations. High-quality teaching, an innovative curriculum, and top faculty help make this goal a reality.

The learning experience at FAU is enhanced by a diverse student group made up of traditional and nontraditional students from a variety of geographical locations. The school promotes respect, collegiality, openness, and freedom of expression in its learning atmosphere.

What’s the school’s contact information?
Florida Atlantic University
School of Accounting
Kaye Hall (KH) 119
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Phone: 561-297-3636
Fax: 561-297-7023

Type of school? Public

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: $3,099
Room and board: $5,367-$9,605
Required fees: $2,230
Books and supplies: NA

What’s the typical student profile?
Florida Atlantic University has a total enrollment of 22,409 undergraduate students. Of the student population, 42 percent are male and 58 percent are female. Approximately 6 percent of all students are from out of state.

What type of test scores do I need?
Range for SAT Critical Reading: 460 minimum
Range for SAT Math: 460 minimum
Range for SAT total: 1510-1720
Range for ACT Composite: 22-25
Average High School GPA: 3.2 -3.8

Regular application deadline: May 1

Career and placement:
Florida Atlantic University’s Career Development Center provides comprehensive services and programs for students at all levels of their education. The Center includes many varied services including:

  • Workshops
  • Resume writing help
  • Professional mentor program
  • Job searching tools
  • Internship placement
  • Applying to graduate programs

All data is as of 2012