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Prairie View A & M University

Prairie View A & M University

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

Prairie View A & M University Is a historically black, public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1876. It is located in town of Prairie View, Texas. This university offers subjects such as business administration and math. Students are offered 37 degrees at the bachelors level, 28 masters level degrees, and three degrees at the doctoral level by this university. 8,781 students sought degrees from the 53 programs at this university in 2010. PVAMU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. This university is one of 15 research universities in Texas.

Admission

7,931 students applied to this university in 2010. It admitted around 41% of applicants or 3,331 students. About 61% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

7,931 students applied to this university in 2010. It admitted around 41% of applicants or 3,331 students. About 61% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 42%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 42%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 41%

Student Demographics

8,781 students were enrolled at Prairie View A&M in 2010.

Student Demographics

8,781 students were enrolled at Prairie View A&M in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 3425
  • Total Enrolled Female: 5356
  • Undergraduate Male: 2911
  • Undergraduate Female: 4020
  • Graduate Male: 537
  • Graduate Female: 1314

Faculty Demographics

463 teachers work for this university. About 78% of instructors are full-time, 99 out of 463 instructors are part-time, and close to 39% of teachers are women.

Faculty Demographics

463 teachers work for this university. About 78% of instructors are full-time, 99 out of 463 instructors are part-time, and close to 39% of teachers are women.

  • Male: 278
  • Female: 185
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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