Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Tallahassee, Florida

Overview

Address1500 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
School Websitewww.famu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is a small public, 4-year college based in Tallahassee, Florida that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 8,976 students applied to Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. Of those students, 3,488 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University was $3,152, in addition to fees of $2,633. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University has a 51% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University acceptance rate is 39%. To put this into perspective, 3,488 of the 8,976 students who applied to Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University had an SAT score between the range of 1,040 and 1,170. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University was between 19 and 23 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, the tuition for in-state residents is $3,152. Combined with fees of $2,633, room and board costs of $10,838, other expenses of $5,446 and the $1,138 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $23,207.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $17,725 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University to $35,147 for out-of-state students.

Students at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University was $5,679 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 71%. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University has a good gender split, with 65% of undergraduates being female and 35% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Florida residents; in fact, 78% of all students reside in Florida. However, 21% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 14% students enroll at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University part-time; the other 8,580 students enrolled full-time.

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