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Florida Atlantic University

Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Boca Raton, FL

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Overview

Florida Atlantic University / Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is located in Boca Raton, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Electrical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Electrical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer science
Master of Science (MS) Bioengineering
Master of Science (MS) Computer science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer engineering
Master of Science (MS) Computer engineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 53
Doctoral Degrees 12

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

198
Applied
68
Accepted
63
Enrolled
34%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st February 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st July 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Master's degree, minimum GPA of 3.5

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 500
TOEFL IBT score: 61
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

239
Total Graduate Students
56%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
43%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 20.08%
Black or African American 5.44%
White or Caucasian 32%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.6%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (75%)
Female (24%)

Faculty

38
Total faculty
Full-time - 38
Part-time - 0
Male (31)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: VLSI and neural networks, communication networks, software engineering, computer architecture, multimedia and video processing
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL  33431-0991
United States
Contact Jean Mangiaracina
Graduate Program Administrator
Email: jmangiar@fau.edu
Phone: 561-297-3855