Boca Raton, located in Palm Beach County, Florida is a medium-size city with a population of roughly 90,000, although there are hundreds of thousands of people that live within the metropolitan area where Boca Raton is located. Baco Raton continues to grow at an reasonable pace.
Boca Raton is home to several higher education institutions including Florida Atlantic University (FAU) which was founded in 1961 and opened its doors to the public in 1964. With nearly 30,000 students, FAU is by far the largest university in the city. Boca Raton student athletes participate in Division I athletics and the university belongs to the State University System of Florida, a group of 12 universities in Florida that represents over 330,000 students.
The second largest university in Boca Raton is Lynn University (established as Marymount College, in 1974 renamed College of Boca Raton, and in 1991 Lynn University) is a privately owned and operated four-year university that has very diverse and international student body. Students at Lynn University come from almost every state nationwide, as well as 90 other countries. The university offers a large selection of undergraduate and graduate degree programs for student to choose from.
Other Boca Raton Colleges include Palm Beach State college (situated adjacent to Florida Atlantic University), Digital Media Arts College (offering programs in graphic design and computer animation), and Everglades University.
Digital Media Arts College
5400 Broken Sound Blvd NW #100
Boca Raton, FL 33487
Phone: (561) 391-1148
Digital Media Arts has a total annuall enrollment of roughly 350 students and provides Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs in Computer Graphics and Graphic Design.
5002 T-Rex Avenue, Suite 100
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Phone: (561) 912-1211
Everglades University has about 650 students and offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Business Administration, Computer and Information Sciences, Alternative Medicine and Aviation/Aerospace Technology.
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road, PO Box 3091
Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991
main phone: (561) 297-3000
admission phone: (800) 299-4328
admission fax: (561) 297-2758
Florida Atlantic University has a total enrollment of 26,800+ students and provides Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctoral degrees and programs.
3601 North Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL 33431-5598
main phone: (561) 237-7000
admission phone: (800) 888-5966
admission fax: (561) 237-7100
Lynn University has a total enrollment of 2,400+ students and provides Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees and programs.
South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary
747 S Federal Hwy
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Phone Number: (954) 428-8980
South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary is located in Deerfield Beach, Florida just 5 miles south of downtown Boca Raton. The school has is a relatively small school with just 110 students and provides associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in various subjects related to divinity, ministry, religious education, pastoral counseling and biblical studies.