504
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Florida Atlantic University / Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing is located in Boca Raton, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Nursing practice
(Post Master's Certificate) Administrative and financial leadership in nursing and health care
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Nursing

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 131
Doctoral Degrees 28

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or MAT
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or MAT
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

569
Applied
162
Accepted
128
Enrolled
28%

Applying

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

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st February 15th No
Spring deadline October 1st July 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test or MAT
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree in nursing, Florida RN license, minimum GPA of 3.0, resume/curriculum vitae, letter of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test or MAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements Curriculum vitae, Florida RN license, minimum GPA of 3.5, master's degree in nursing, three letters of recommendation

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

504
Total Graduate Students
87%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
12%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 17.26%
Black or African American 26.39%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.2%
Two or more races 2.18%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (8%)
Female (91%)

Faculty

39
Total faculty
Full-time (32)
Part-time (7)
Male (2)
Female (37)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Econometrics of nurse-patient relationship, Alzheimer's disease, community-based programs, falls, self-healing
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL  33431
United States
Contact Marlaine Smith
Dean
Email: msmit230@health.fau.edu
Phone: 561-297-3206