School Overview

Prairie View A & M University is a Public, 4 years college located in Prairie View, Texas. PVAMU ranked 50th in Texas Colleges and 44th in Federal Region VI.
It has a total enrollment of 9,248 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. PVAMU's acceptance rate is 77.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Prairie View A & M University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
AddressFM 1098 Road & University Drive, Prairie View, TX 77446
Phone936-261-3311
WEBwww.pvamu.edu/
Admission Information
Admissionwww.pvamu.edu/admissions/undergraduate/
Online Applicationwww.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX?s_logon_msg=Y
Financial Aidwww.pvamu.edu/faid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.pvamu.edu/faid/cost-of-attendance/#cost
Veterans Tuitionwww.pvamu.edu/sa/departments/veteranaffairs/veterans-and-dependents/
Disability Servicewww.pvamu.edu/disabilityservices/
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Prairie View A & M University is 77.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 35.00%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate77.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)35.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

PVAMU's 2022 tuition & fees is $11,299 for Texas residents and $26,874 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $7,993 for Texas residents and $17,378 for out-of-students.
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$11,299$26,874
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,993$17,378
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 9,248 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 3,134 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. PVAMU has 8,372 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 876 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students9,248
Undergraduate Students8,372
Graduate Students876
Online Enrollment3,134

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs70 Programs
Number of online programs4 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Master's
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
ROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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