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Prairie View A & M University

Prairie View, TX
University Website: www.pvamu.edu
Apply Online: www.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX?s_logon_msg=Y
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Prairie View A&M University is a historically black university (HBCU) located in Prairie View, Texas, United States (northwest of Houston) and is a member of the Texas A&M University System. PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees in 50 academic majors, 37 master’s degrees and four doctoral degree programs through nine colleges and schools. PVAMU is one of Texas' land grant universities. The University is a member-school of Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $11,574.00 avg tuition

FM 1098 Road & University Drive
Prairie View, TX 77446
(936) 261-3311

Apply online Admissions:
www.pvamu.edu/pages/2564.asp
Financial Aid:
www.pvamu.edu/pages/1630.asp

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Prairie View A & M University

Statistics:
Applied 9,374
Admitted 3,721 40%
Enrolled total 1,786
Full Time: 1,786
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 370 450
SAT Math 390 480
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 350 440
ACT Composite 15 20
ACT English 13 19
ACT Math 16 20
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 64%
4-year graduation rate 11%
6-year graduation rate 32%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Prairie View A & M University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $4,062.00 $4,062.00 $11,574.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,070.00 $2,070.00 $2,070.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $169.00 $169.00 $482.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $3,586.00 $3,586.00 $9,256.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,747.00 $1,747.00 $1,747.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $199.00 $199.00 $514.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,337.00 $7,337.00 $2,000.00
Other Expenses $2,000.00 $2,000.00 $2,000.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 96%
Percent receiving grant aid 82%
Avg amount of grant aid $8,110.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 81%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,936.00

Prairie View A & M University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agriculture, General X
Animal Sciences, General X
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X X
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Finance, General X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Curriculum and Instruction X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Reading Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGINEERING
Chemical Engineering X
Civil Engineering, General X
Computer Engineering, General X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Engineering, General X
Mechanical Engineering X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician X
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General X X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing X
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General X
Nursing Administration X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other X X
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Clinical Child Psychology X
Counseling Psychology X
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X

Prairie View A & M University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
TJF Hungry For Education Scholarship $1,250 December 01, 2016
FIRST Scholarship - US Navy ROTC 100% of tuition October 01, 2016

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