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Prairie View A & M University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

8,781 students

40% admitted

  • 6,997 full time
  • 1,784 part time
  • 2,922 men full time
  • 4,075 women full time
  • 9,374 applied
  • 3,721 admitted
  • 1,786 enrolled

6,930 Undergraduates

$4,314 tuition/year

  • 1,850 Graduates
  • 1 Non-Degree
  • $4,314 in state
  • $2,090 fees
  • $7,467 room & board
  • $1,000 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southwest Town, distant from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Historically Black College or University: HBCU
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Panther
  • 0
  • the university itself is an historic landmark in the state texas, being the second oldest public institute. the university is the, ivy league of hbcus, your education will not be…

  • Feb-09-2012 Read More
  • Derrick from Prairie View, TX
  • 0
  • Prairie View is a very good school no matter your race. Some professors are hard to get along with, but that is expected anywhere. Prairie View has lots of students…

  • May-23-2012 Read More
  • Bria from Missouri City, TX
  • 0
  • Prairie View has been a remarkable experience for me in enriching my life with new goals and opportunities. I've come to realize that my school is more than a school,…

  • May-31-2012 Read More
  • Yanetti from Alton, TX
  • 0
  • Prairie View A&M University is a HBCU school but has a lot of diversity. It has a great educational environment and the Biology program is great and very competitive. Prairie…

  • Sep-24-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • James from Desoto, TX
  • Jan-04-2012 I am a current student here

    The on campus life is AMAZING! There are many social activites happening on our campus: cultural events, concerts, community service opprotunites, and even professionals hosting engagements on our campus.

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  • 5
  • Adrian from Stafford, TX
  • Sep-25-2011 I am a current student here

    I really do enjoy being here, it's fun and there's a lot of organizations to join so you should never be bored. I am a freshman here and everything is great I enjoy every bit of this university and I am happy I attended here.

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  • 5
  • Shan from Dallas, TX
  • Jul-25-2011 I am a current student here

    Prairie View is the place to be. There is always something to do like activities, forums, lectures, theater play productions, game nights, athletic games... You name it, we have it! In addition to the academic growth that I have experienced here, I have been introduced to many people and adventurous opportunities. Prairie View is full of spirit and positive energy, even from thousands of alumni that I meet all the time. Panther Pride is contagious and continuous.

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