Prairie View A & M University

Acceptance Rate 76.00 %
SAT Average 950
2023 Tuition & Fees $26,874
Student Population 9,400
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,190

Academic Overview

Prairie View A & M University Campus, Prairie View, TX
Prairie View A & M University is a public, four-years institute located in Prairie View, Texas. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $11,299 for Texas residents and $26,874 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $7,993 for Texas residents and $17,378 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 9,400 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 76.00% and the graduation rate is 42% last year.
The salary after graduation from Prairie View A & M University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $40,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, PVAMU's tuition & fees is $11,299 for Texas residents and $26,874 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $7,993 for in-state students and $17,378 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at PVAMU. The acceptance rate of PVAMU is 76.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 36.00%. The average graduation rate is 42% and the transfer-out rate is 27%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,190 and 92% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 9,400 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Prairie View A & M University is 76.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Prairie View A & M University is 42 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Prairie View A & M University is 27 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Prairie View A & M University is 75 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Prairie View A & M University is 9,400
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Prairie View A & M University is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,190 at Prairie View A & M University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressFM 1098 Road & University Drive, Prairie View, TX 77446
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/

Offered Degrees

PVAMU offers 64 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)50

Special Learning Opportunities

Prairie View A & M University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:4,808)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,969)

Veterans Benefits

Prairie View A & M University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges