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Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Ranking

country rank: 493
world rank: 1335

University Overview

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University ranking, established in 1887, is a non-profit public state higher-education college based in the small city of Tallahassee, Florida (population range of 50,000-249,999). Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. In a variety of fields of research, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) provides courses and programs leading to formally accredited higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. licenses, diplomas, associate or base degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 132-year-old American university has a preferential enrollment program focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The enrollment rate for this US higher education institution is 30-40%, rendering it a very selective institution. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. FAMU also offers a library, accommodation, recreational equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Ranking

University Identity

Name Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Acronym FAMU
Founded 1887
Motto Excellence With Caring
Colours Orange and green

University Location

Address 1500 S Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard Tallahassee 32307 Florida United States
Tel +1 (850) 599 3000
Fax +1 (850) 599 3952

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
International
students
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office FHAC, G-9 Tallahassee 32307 (850) 599 3796

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 1,097,299 physical volumes, 4,448 physical media, 141,883 digital/electronic medium and 314 licensed digital/electronic databases. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University's library has 5 branches.
Housing Yes Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,534 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

State University System of Florida (SUSF) American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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