Florida Atlantic University Graduate Program Reviews

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94%
of students recommend
(4.03 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 335 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and NASM
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB, + 5 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Small
  • Student Population: 30,380 (25,471 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 23 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 59% part-time, 41% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $6,657 in-state; $18,446 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Healthcare Management
Graduation Year: 2012

I loved the progarm - Bachelor of Health Services Administration that I took at FAU. I would like to continue in this area of Business and I am planning to take Health Unit Coordinator at the Sheridan Technical Center starts on August 19 and I realy need a scholarship to acoomplish this course.
3.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Biology
Graduation Year: 2015

FAU is a Great school with a quality education. They care for their students and make sure that you have access to the tools you need to succeed. The only con I have Is that the social life is not the best but then again that is not what you are in school for!
4.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Health Sciences
Graduation Year: 2014

PROS Faculty easily accessible. Able to create new networks easily Small classes CONS Specificity of curriculum to the actual program could have been better.
2.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2014

Overall the FAU graduate program for accounting is good.
4.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2014

The program forces you to engage in real world projects that you can later replicate. There are a lot of evening classes, but there could be more.
3.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2014

I thought the program was in tune with industry needs. As I was leaving, there was an excel class that was to be offered, that is to become a part of the program which I think will be beneficial. $4,000 per class to me is a very steep price, which equates to almost $1,000 per credit. There has to be affordability issues as this seems extremely high. The program didn't seem to focus much on the "forensic" aspect of accounting, which this program was touted online.
4.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Elementary Education
Graduation Year: 2015

I think my graduate program is great for my needs. It lacks more online courses, sometimes it's easier because of work to take more classes online. I think it's a great school though and a great program. The teaching staff is great.
3.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2015

The graduate program is a tough one especially in accounting. Taking into consideration that there is not much variation from one accounting course to the other this is a pretty straight forward program. The good part about the program is that the school has a CPA advisor on staff to guide you through the required courses and what else needs to be done in order to complete your CPA licensure which is the main reason many students graduate with a degree in accounting. The cons as always in every school that there needs to be more time dedicated on explaining the courses themselves as those are what really helps a student succeed.
4.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Higher Education
Graduation Year: 2016

Faculty is excellent, experienced, and easily accessible. University student service offices are efficient. Parking can be an issue depending on preferred location and time of day.
2.75 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2015

I am just starting my program now, and so far I am decently impressed. I do wish the student got more attention and help, however, from staff.
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