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Florida A and M University

United States of America

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Florida A and M University History                                           

Florida A and M University also known as FAMU and Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is an American institution located in Tallahassee, Florida. The university was established as State Normal College for Coloured Students in 1887 and adopted its present name in 1953. The university currently enrols over 10000 students.

Florida A and M University Programs, Courses, and Schools

Florida A and M University comprises of 12 schools which offer 54 undergraduate programs, 29 graduate programs, and 12 doctoral programs in a wide range of subjects. The university also offers 1 professional degree in addition to a number of online programs.

Florida A and M University offers programs in Pharmacy, Health Sciences, Public Health, Journalism, Media, Graphic Communications, Law, Design, Arts and Humanities, Computer Sciences, Information Systems, Mechanical Engineering, Languages, Electrical Engineering, and Political Sciences.

Florida A and M University Campuses

Florida A and M University has a suburban campus spread over an area of 420 acres in Tallahassee, Florida. The university campus is listed on the US National Register of Historic Places and comprises of over 132 buildings. The university also maintains smaller facilities in Orlando, Quincy, Tampa, Miami, Jacksonville, and Crestview.

Florida A and M University offers a range of facilities for students which include classrooms, lecture halls, auditoriums, student housing, restaurant and cafe, sports courts and grounds, parks and gardens, recreational spaces and lounges, and bookstores in addition to library with over 2 million items, 150000 plus e-books, and an exhaustive digital catalogue.

Florida A and M University Achievements

Florida A and M University is ranked amongst top 300 universities in the United States in the US University rankings published by QS Top Universities. The university is also ranked 241st in the country by US News and World Report.

Florida A and M University is also ranked 61st nationally for its undergraduate teaching by US News and World Report. US News and World Report also ranks the university 20th in the country in the list of Top Performers for Social Mobility.

Florida A and M University USP

Florida A and M University has an acceptance rate of 39% which makes it a selective institution. The university also offers generous scholarships with majority students receiving some sort of grant, bursary, or tuition fee assistance from the university.

Florida A and M University also has its own newspaper, magazine, TV station, and FM Radio Station in addition to a bustling student union with a number of clubs and societies including the Gospel Choir, Marching Band, and FAMU Royal court.

Florida A and M University Notable Alumni

Carrie Meek (Politician), Robert Hayes (Olympic athlete), Pam Oliver (American sportscaster), and Nate Newton (American football player).

 

Florida A and M University Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Florida A and M University Application Requirements

2.5
GPA
36
IB
83
Percentage
31%
Acceptance Rate

Florida A and M University Cost of studies

Fees

Bachelors: $35,378

Masters: $36,322

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Florida A and M University Deadlines

Bachelors: March, May, and November 
Masters: February, August, and December 

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific requirements

Florida A and M University Rankings

Global

801 -1000
Times Higher Education
801
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
254
US News
645
Forbes
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