Why Consider Online Learning?Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who hold down full-time or part-time jobs in addition to going to school. Find out what options are available at FAU.
FAU Online Degree Options
Florida Atlantic University offers 10 different online degrees.
In the 2017 - 2018 school year, 1,503 students graduated from FAU with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2017 - 2018 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||258|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||345|
|Geography & Cartography||12|
|Homeland Security (Other)||50|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Florida Atlantic University?
Of the 30,208 students currently enrolled at Florida Atlantic University, about 44.1% (13,332) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 3,351 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 3,147 live in Florida, 3,344 live in the U.S.A. and 7 live outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 78.6% of the Florida Atlantic University student body.|
About half of undergraduate degree seekers (44.1%) take at least one class online.
Of the 10,478 who take at least one online course, a small minority (17.4%) take all their courses online.
The 1,826 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 4.2% of the Florida Atlantic University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (20.9%) take at least one class online.
Of the 268 who take at least one online course, about half (43.3%) take all their courses online.
The 116 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 17.1% of the Florida Atlantic University student body.|
About half of graduate students (49.9%) take at least one class online.
Of the 2,586 who take at least one online course, about half (54.5%) take all their courses online.
The 1,409 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Florida Atlantic University.