Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University: Ranking & Review

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Tallahassee
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United States
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25932084
Top 13%

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate46%42%48%
Applicants7,5332,6644,869
Admissions3,4371,1172,320
Enrolled undergraduates1,5625271,035
Enrolled total (including graduate students)9,9133,4866,427

1,704 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

45 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores551
Percent of students submitting SAT scores35%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
540
Math
530

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,011
Percent of students submitting ACT scores65%
ACT Composite
20
ACT English
19
ACT Math
19

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $35. Application fee for graduates - $35.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$22,881$34,821
Off-campus$22,865$34,805
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,594 and other expenses per full academic year.

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,404 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,152$14,524
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,633$3,201
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$188$586
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,019$22,108
Fees for full-time graduates$1,857$2,561
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$406$1,022

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs32679213618
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies317317
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services15149200
Social Sciences7845123
Legal Professions and Studies106106
Psychology9211103
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service102102
Biological and Biomedical Sciences84286
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs8484
Public Administration and Social Service Professions671683
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities4848
Engineering349447
Visual and Performing Arts4242
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services39140
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences27532
Architecture and Related Services191029
Education1510227
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11920
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1616
English Language and Literature & Letters1212
Natural Resources and Conservation73212
History1010
Philosophy and Religious Studies1010
Physical Sciences336
Mathematics and Statistics55
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies44
Grand Total481,5552523272,182

A total of 1,603 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.

At the master's and doctor's level 579 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate48%41%51%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 57%

General info

Alternative namesFlorida A&M University
FAMU
FAMU Rattlers
Rattlers
Founded1887
MottoExcellence With Caring
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsorange, green
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,719
Instructional FTE596
Research FTE36
Public Service FTE32
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitefamu.edu
Address1500 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tallahassee, Florida, 32307
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population181,000
Phone8505993000
Fax+1 (850) 599 3952

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