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Prairie View, Texas

Prairie View A & M University

Overview

Student Population
9,219
Prairie View A & M University overview
Location Prairie View, Texas
Online pvamu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Prairie View A & M University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Prairie View, Texas, Prairie View A & M University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,422 prospective students applied, and 5,069 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,055 enrolled in the school.  7,881 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,338 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $6,216 plus fees of $3,743. PVAMU is ranked 1359 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
Prairie View A & M University overview
SAT 950/1130
ACT 16/20
GPA 3.02
Applications Accepted
78.9% 
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Applications Due Jun 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Texas Resident Tuition
$6,216
In State Costs for Prairie View A & M University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,302
Other Fees$3,743
Room and Board $8,402
Budget for Other Expenses$4,087
Total One Year Cost$23,750
Out of State Tuition
$19,745
Out of State Costs for Prairie View A & M University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,302
Other Fees$3,743
Room and Board $8,402
Budget for Other Expenses$4,087
Total One Year Cost$37,279

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$39,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
34% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Prairie View A & M University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 20%
Business 14%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 11%
Engineering 10%
General Studies 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=227526 IPEDS survey data for Prairie View A & M University.