Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

, FL,
3.67 Average Rating

The Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is an HBCU founded in Tallahassee in 1887, and it is the only public, historically black university in Florida. The school is highly ranked on several lists, including #6 in Historically Black Colleges and Universities by U.S. News & World Report. It is a member of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund and a designated land-grant research university. The most popular undergraduate majors at FAMU are architecture, journalism, and psychology.


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Institution Type
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
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Average ACT Composite: 20
Average SAT Composite: 966

What Students Are Saying

3.67 Average Rating
This University is based off tradition. The students make it a family like setting. The University is the best historically African American college in the united states .
Samuel from Twinsburg, OH
FAMU is a HBCU that is known for it's African American heritage and minority excellence. They offer a highly esteemed Pharmacy, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, MBA, Health Care Management, Health Informant's Management and Engineering programs. FAMU is also the home of the FAMU Marching 100 Band.
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