FAMU vs. Savannah State

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Florida Agricultural and Mechanical UniversityTallahassee, FL
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Savannah State UniversitySavannah, GA
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#72 in Federal Region IV Universities
Public, four-years
Research University (high research activity)
School TypePublic, four-years
Master's College and University (smaller programs)
Offered Degrees
Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)Offered Degree1 Year Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's
Tuition & Fees
expensive$5,785 Florida Residents
$17,725 Out-of-State
Undergraduate Tuitioncheaper$5,902 Georgia Residents
$11,079 Out-of-State
expensive$9,876 Florida Residents
$24,669 Out-of-State
Graduate Tuitioncheaper$5,426 Georgia Residents
$14,906 Out-of-State
Less$8,945Average Financial Aid AmountMore$11,829
Higher1,080 SAT
20 ACT
Test ScoresLower913 SAT
17 ACT
Tighter35%Acceptance RateEasier46%
(Enrollment Rate)
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Application Requirements
(Required or Recommended to submit)
Dual Credits
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Credit for Military Training
Accepted CreditsAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for Military Training
Larger9,184Total EnrollmentSmaller3,488
Larger7,402Undergraduate Student PopulationSmaller3,245
Larger1,782Graduate Student PopulationSmaller243
Smaller63Online Student PopulationLarger644
Completion & Outcomes
Higher55%Graduate RateLower27%
23%Transfer-out Rate-
Higher85%Retention RateLower69%
Special Learning Opportunity
Study Abroad
Evening/Weekend College
Teacher Certificate
Special learning OpportunityROTC
Study Abroad
Teacher Certificate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 2,534)Campus Housing✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 2,292)
✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $4,826)Board/Meal Plan✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $3,950)
Less Students per Faculty14 to 1Student to Faculty RatioMore Students per Faculty18 to 1
695Number of faculties202
Higher$74,899Average Faculty SalaryLower$64,056
*Ranking data is from College Evaluator.