|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,299 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,988 applications and only 2,174 students were granted admission. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is at the #29 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 56% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 44% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||900 to 1080|
|ACT||19 to 24|
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $14,524 and in-state students paid $3,152.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 72% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,981 (which is 12.4% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University in 2016-2017, was 1,167, which is 73% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,023 (which is 13.6% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University has enrolled a total of 9,619 students (8,199 students full-time and 1,420 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 9,619 students, 502 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 36% men and 64% women and 7,769 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,850 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 29 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 84%
Two or more races: 2%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||27%||1,619||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||7%||450||0|
|Legal Professions And Studies||4%||230|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||3%||206|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||185|
|Architecture And Related Services||3%||182|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||3%||181|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,100. Last year, out of the total 2,452 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,256 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,874 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,525 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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