Prairie View A and M University

FM 1098 Road & University Drive
Prairie View, TX 77446
(936) 261-3311

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 1452

Type: Public 4-year or above

Main Website:

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $9,461.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $20,996.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $32,463.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3854 1499 5944
Percent admitted 39.13% 38.38% 39.62%
Percent admitted who enrolled 37.68% 40.36% 14.25%
Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 370 460
SAT Math 390 480
SAT Writing 360 450
ACT Composite 16 19
ACT English 13 19
ACT Math 16 20
ACT Writing 5 7

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 97%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 74%
Average Federal Grant $4,859.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 48%
Average state aid $3,517.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 40%
Average institutional aid $5,377.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 86%
Average student loan $6,888.00
Agricultural Economics
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Animal Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences
Business Administration and Management
Chemical Engineering
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
Civil Engineering
Clinical Child Psychology
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer Engineering
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Counseling Psychology
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Curriculum and Instruction
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
Educational Leadership and Administration
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
English Language and Literature
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Health and Physical Education/Fitness
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health Teacher Education
Human Nutrition
Information Science/Studies
Juvenile Corrections
Management Information Systems
Marketing/Marketing Management
Mechanical Engineering
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Music Performance
Nursing Administration
Nursing Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Political Science and Government
Reading Teacher Education
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Social Work
Soil Science and Agronomy
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Prairie View A and M University Scholarships

Non-resident Fee Waiver Scholarship
Scholarship for non-Texas residents who are undergraduate students planning to attend Prairie View A&M; University. Students will receive at least $1000 for the academic year and/or summer. Recipient must remain in good standing at the University. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Institutional Scholarships
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Prairie View A&M; University, distributed from endowed awards to the University. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...

Texas Scholarships

Texas Chapter Scholarship (Residency)
Scholarship for Texas residents who are Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) members and are undergraduate or graduate students enrolled at a postsecondary institution pursuing studies in Journalism. Students must have journalistic ability, awareness of Asian-American issues, scholastic ability, and financial need. Two essays and a financial need statement must be included with application packet. more...
Reba & Murl Hennigen Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolling/enrolled in Central Texas College at the district campus or service area campuses. Applicant must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and financial need. In addition to application student must submit a financial aid form, academic transcript, and a 300 word essay outlining goals, academic achievement, and community service. Applicants need only to fill out one scholarship application form for any or all of the awards the Foundation offers. Renewable. more...
West Texas National Bank Business Administration Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students at Sul Ross State University (Alpine, TX) accepted to the Business Administration Department. Student must be majoring in Business, and be a full-time resident student. Freshmen with less than 13 credit hours must have a minimum 1020 SAT or 20 ACT and have been unconditionally admitted to the Department. Continuing students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Number of awards varies. Renewable. more...
Melba & Sherri Edenbaum Women's Athletic Scholarship
Scholarship for female undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Angelo State University. Students must participate in the Women's Athletic Program. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Health & Social Services Scholarship
Scholarship for graduate students attending Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas, majoring in a Health/Social Services-related field. Preference is given to students who are bilingual and from West Texas communities. Number of awards varies. Nonrenewable; may reapply. more...

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