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Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Tallahassee, Florida

9,928+ students

School Description

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University was founded as the State Normal College for Colored Students, and on October 3, 1887. FAMU continues to thrive and has implemented new recruitment and retention strategies, strengthened the University's academic programs, introduced a new Division of Strategic Planning, Analysis and Institutional Effectiveness and ushered in several new multimillion-dollar grants and partnerships with organizations such as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NASA and the National Science Foundation.

Programs Offered

Agribusiness
Agribusiness is a sub-field of business, management and organisation studies that deals with making ... profit from agriculture and corporate farming. Agribusiness includes the production, processing, and inventory of agricultural goods. It involves the management of agronomic equipment and technologies, raw materials, suppliers, work force and other resources involved in agriculture Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Agricultural Science
program designated to provide advanced studies and in-depth knowledge to professionals in the agricu ... ltural industry and to provide the first graduate degree for students. The goal of the program is to prepare students for advanced academic study and/or future careers in the agricultural industry so that they may make a positive contribution in the farm to fork process Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture
The degree develops a students capacity for creative, cumulative and critical thinking; design liter ... acy; and a lifelong cultivation of design.The degree is for students who seek licensure in the professio Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Biomedical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering is a degree program designed to provide advanced training in biomedical engin ... eering. The program requires students to establish the necessary foundation in molecular- or systems-level biology/physiology and mathematics, in addition to advanced biomedical engineering coursework Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration
Business administration provides students with the operational and economic understanding to enter a ... career in business.Students also learn managerial processes and higher administration in order to prepare for leadership roles. Courses frequently focus on human resource management, entrepreneurship, finance, accounting, and marketing Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemical Engineering
Students get a opportunity to closely study areas like atmospheric aerosols,biomolecular engineering ... ,biosensors,chemical therapies for neurodegenerative diseases,composite material synthesis and characterization,electrochemistry,electronic materials,processing,engineering education,flexible display technology,fuel cells,inorganic membranes,process design and operations,protein synthesis,surface, interface and colloidal science,transport phenomena in living systems,,water purification Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemistry
The program offers the students a thorough exposure to a wide variety of technical and theoretical c ... oncepts of chemical engineering.Degree in Chemistry leads to careers in research and science in disciplines such as chemical engineering, pharmaceutics, or the public sector Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil and Environmental Engineering
$33,832
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil Engineering
Students will learn how to follow construction safety standards as well as building regulation.Civil ... engineering deals with the design and development process in the built environment building infrastructure such as bridges, roads, dams or buildings. A civil engineer gets involved in the whole construction process, from development to evaluation and also develops a maintenance system of the construction project Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Community Psychology
Community psychology brings social change to the forefront of the way that we understand and promote ... psychological wellbeing.The central focus of this course is to provide knowledge and training platforms that allow you to work towards addressing the institutional marginalisation and disempowerment that drives local and global community issues Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Information Science
Computer Information Systems program is designed for students who wish to combine technical competen ... ce in information systems with knowledge of managerial and organizational issues Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Counselor Education
This program offers graduate study which emphasizes both didactic and affective experiences as neces ... sary dimensions in the growth and development of professional learners. Special effort is made to sensitize and provide the candidate with experiences and skills to be relevant in working with individuals, groups, couples, families, and populations representing varied backgrounds and motivations Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Criminal Justice
$33,832
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Criminal Justice
The program is research degree program.The program provides a high level of theoretical and empirica ... l knowledge about crime and criminal justice.It is specially designed to provide research skills needed for careers as criminal justice researchers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Curriculum and Instruction
The program is intended for individuals who are engaged in the practice of education in the k-12 set ... ting. The MAEd is designed within a practitioner-researcher framework and aims at preparing individuals who will be competent in curriculum, instruction, leadership, the use of research and data for program decision making, and enhancement of student learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Ecology
The field of ecology studies the relationships between living organisms and their natural environmen ... t. Ecology also analyses researched data and spreads awareness about current issues that put the natural environment in danger. Important research areas in the field of ecology are life processes, the movement, distribution and abundance of organisms and the general developments of ecosystems Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Educational Leadership
The Educational Leadership program reflects the latest issues and knowledge in education and it is d ... esigned for working professionals. The program integrates the knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary to become highly accomplished professionals and outstanding leaders of public and non-public educational institutions Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Electrical Engineering
It is a program option for students seeking careers in the electric power industry.It allows student ... s to pursue electrical engineering disciplines in depth Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Entomology
Entomology is the study of insects and their relationship to humans, the environment, and other orga ... nisms. Entomologists make great contributions to such diverse fields as agriculture, chemistry, biology, human/animal health, molecular science, criminology, and forensics Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Environmental Science
The degree program prepares students for a wide range of professional careers that require knowledge ... of biology, chemistry, or earth sciences in order to address environmental issues.Program prepares students conceptually and technically for careers in applied or basic research in academic, government, or business settings Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Health Informatics and Information Management
$33,832
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Health Sciences
$33,832
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
History
History is a study of the past; it often seeks to discover patterns of cause and effect that can obj ... ectively determine events of the past.Students get a perspective of the world today through evidence as well as an understanding of why and how historical events unfolded through argument and interpretation Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Industrial Engineering
The primary emphasis program is on modeling, analysis, and solution of problems arising in the tradi ... tional domains of manufacturing, warehousing, and supply chain systems.The program consists of graduate-level coursework in operations research, statistics, and applied industrial engineering Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Master of Public Administration
the degree is designed to help prepare an individual for career service in national, state or local ... government; in regional planning agencies; and in non-profit or voluntary organizations.The program places special emphasis on rigorous empirical training, particularly in economics, econometrics and political science Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mechanical Engineering
The MS program in mechanical engineering prepares engineers for doctoral study or industrial positio ... ns that specialize in research, project management and product innovation in mechanical engineering. The program stresses a sound foundation in technical fundamentals, communication and professionalism Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Molecular and Cellular Biology
This program focuses on the fundamental molecular events at the core of all life.It allows students ... to gain skills in contemporary approaches used in molecular and cellular biology and tailor the program around your interests.Program is designed to provide diverse training opportunities for graduate students to prepare for successful careers in the biological sciences Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Nursing
$33,839
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Nursing
The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program provides innovative educational opportunities for wor ... king nursing professionals who wish to advance their career as a nurse educator or leader Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Pharmaceutical Sciences
The curriculum emphasizes on basic as well as applied research in drug delivery and targeting, utili ... zing medicinal chemistry, computational chemistry, pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, immunology and molecular and cell biology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physics
The program in physics provides graduate instruction and research experience appropriate to many phy ... sics-related careers. The structure of the program is flexible enough to allow a wide range of programs of study and a wide range of student backgrounds Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physiology
Program is to imbue in its graduates a perspective that helps translate basic science discoveries in ... to treatments of disease and strategies to promote health. Exposing students to studies involving many organism functions not only stimulates thoughts regarding therapeutic and health-promoting opportunities but also tempers those thoughts with the recognition of how modification of one function may lead to changes in other functions that are either beneficial or harmful. The program also seeks to train students in effective written and oral communication Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Plant Science
program which provides students with an excellent opportunity to further their studies in broad area ... s of plant science including agronomy, soil-water relations, plant physiology, ornamental horticulture, entomology, pathology, and weed management Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Political Science
The program gives people the skills to understand the Constitution, how laws are made, and how to ef ... fectively navigate the complicated world of modern governing with advanced coursework Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Public Health
The purpose of the Master of Public Health program is to prepare public health professionals to draw ... on the knowledge and skills from a variety of disciplines and to define, critically assess, evaluate and resolve public health problems. MPH program graduates will have a common educational grounding that will enable them to work effectively with the broad spectrum of public health issues related to their public health careers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Social Work
Social work is a service-centered career that involves working with individuals, families, and child ... ren to help people and communities who are most in need.The program helps students acquire a broad base of knowledge and skills to address the needs of families, individuals, groups, organizations and communities Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Software Engineering
The program teaches the principles of modern software engineering, together with the tools, methods ... and techniques that support their application.Students usually wishing to have a lucrative and exciting career as an applications, web, or systems developer opt for this program.Students get to learn from quality faculty whjop are experts in the field Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Soil and Water
Program gives students multidisciplinary training in Earth Sciences, especially hydrology and soil s ... cience applied to the sustainable use of natural resources, in both farmland and forested areas, and in the conservation of the quality and the quantity of water and soils Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Sports Management
Sports management is an interdisciplinary field, drawing on aspects of marketing, law, finance and b ... usiness.Sport Management combines both theory and practice Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

Location & Climate

  • Locale type: Midsize-City.
  • Spring temperature ranges between 7°C to 32°C on average.
  • Summer temperature ranges between 21°C to 38°C on average.
  • Fall temperature ranges between 9°C to 32°C on average.
  • Winter temperature ranges between -1°C to 25°C on average.

Contacts

Finances

Avg. Tuition

$17,725

Avg. Boarding

-


Student Info

Student:Faculty

-

Male:Female

1 : 2


Admissions Info

Acceptance Rate

51%

Graduation Rate

40%


Other Info

Scholarships

$9,107

Avg. Salary

$35,800


Rankings

iSC

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Forbes

645th

Times

551st

QS Rankings

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Programs Offered

Agribusiness
Agribusiness is a sub-field of business, management and organisation studies that deals with making ... profit from agriculture and corporate farming. Agribusiness includes the production, processing, and inventory of agricultural goods. It involves the management of agronomic equipment and technologies, raw materials, suppliers, work force and other resources involved in agriculture Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Agricultural Science
program designated to provide advanced studies and in-depth knowledge to professionals in the agricu ... ltural industry and to provide the first graduate degree for students. The goal of the program is to prepare students for advanced academic study and/or future careers in the agricultural industry so that they may make a positive contribution in the farm to fork process Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture
The degree develops a students capacity for creative, cumulative and critical thinking; design liter ... acy; and a lifelong cultivation of design.The degree is for students who seek licensure in the professio Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Biomedical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering is a degree program designed to provide advanced training in biomedical engin ... eering. The program requires students to establish the necessary foundation in molecular- or systems-level biology/physiology and mathematics, in addition to advanced biomedical engineering coursework Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration
Business administration provides students with the operational and economic understanding to enter a ... career in business.Students also learn managerial processes and higher administration in order to prepare for leadership roles. Courses frequently focus on human resource management, entrepreneurship, finance, accounting, and marketing Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemical Engineering
Students get a opportunity to closely study areas like atmospheric aerosols,biomolecular engineering ... ,biosensors,chemical therapies for neurodegenerative diseases,composite material synthesis and characterization,electrochemistry,electronic materials,processing,engineering education,flexible display technology,fuel cells,inorganic membranes,process design and operations,protein synthesis,surface, interface and colloidal science,transport phenomena in living systems,,water purification Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemistry
The program offers the students a thorough exposure to a wide variety of technical and theoretical c ... oncepts of chemical engineering.Degree in Chemistry leads to careers in research and science in disciplines such as chemical engineering, pharmaceutics, or the public sector Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil and Environmental Engineering
... Read More
$33,832
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil Engineering
Students will learn how to follow construction safety standards as well as building regulation.Civil ... engineering deals with the design and development process in the built environment building infrastructure such as bridges, roads, dams or buildings. A civil engineer gets involved in the whole construction process, from development to evaluation and also develops a maintenance system of the construction project Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Community Psychology
Community psychology brings social change to the forefront of the way that we understand and promote ... psychological wellbeing.The central focus of this course is to provide knowledge and training platforms that allow you to work towards addressing the institutional marginalisation and disempowerment that drives local and global community issues Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Information Science
Computer Information Systems program is designed for students who wish to combine technical competen ... ce in information systems with knowledge of managerial and organizational issues Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Counselor Education
This program offers graduate study which emphasizes both didactic and affective experiences as neces ... sary dimensions in the growth and development of professional learners. Special effort is made to sensitize and provide the candidate with experiences and skills to be relevant in working with individuals, groups, couples, families, and populations representing varied backgrounds and motivations Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Criminal Justice
... Read More
$33,832
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Criminal Justice
The program is research degree program.The program provides a high level of theoretical and empirica ... l knowledge about crime and criminal justice.It is specially designed to provide research skills needed for careers as criminal justice researchers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Curriculum and Instruction
The program is intended for individuals who are engaged in the practice of education in the k-12 set ... ting. The MAEd is designed within a practitioner-researcher framework and aims at preparing individuals who will be competent in curriculum, instruction, leadership, the use of research and data for program decision making, and enhancement of student learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Ecology
The field of ecology studies the relationships between living organisms and their natural environmen ... t. Ecology also analyses researched data and spreads awareness about current issues that put the natural environment in danger. Important research areas in the field of ecology are life processes, the movement, distribution and abundance of organisms and the general developments of ecosystems Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Educational Leadership
The Educational Leadership program reflects the latest issues and knowledge in education and it is d ... esigned for working professionals. The program integrates the knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary to become highly accomplished professionals and outstanding leaders of public and non-public educational institutions Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Electrical Engineering
It is a program option for students seeking careers in the electric power industry.It allows student ... s to pursue electrical engineering disciplines in depth Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Entomology
Entomology is the study of insects and their relationship to humans, the environment, and other orga ... nisms. Entomologists make great contributions to such diverse fields as agriculture, chemistry, biology, human/animal health, molecular science, criminology, and forensics Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Environmental Science
The degree program prepares students for a wide range of professional careers that require knowledge ... of biology, chemistry, or earth sciences in order to address environmental issues.Program prepares students conceptually and technically for careers in applied or basic research in academic, government, or business settings Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Health Informatics and Information Management
... Read More
$33,832
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Health Sciences
... Read More
$33,832
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
History
History is a study of the past; it often seeks to discover patterns of cause and effect that can obj ... ectively determine events of the past.Students get a perspective of the world today through evidence as well as an understanding of why and how historical events unfolded through argument and interpretation Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Industrial Engineering
The primary emphasis program is on modeling, analysis, and solution of problems arising in the tradi ... tional domains of manufacturing, warehousing, and supply chain systems.The program consists of graduate-level coursework in operations research, statistics, and applied industrial engineering Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Master of Public Administration
the degree is designed to help prepare an individual for career service in national, state or local ... government; in regional planning agencies; and in non-profit or voluntary organizations.The program places special emphasis on rigorous empirical training, particularly in economics, econometrics and political science Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mechanical Engineering
The MS program in mechanical engineering prepares engineers for doctoral study or industrial positio ... ns that specialize in research, project management and product innovation in mechanical engineering. The program stresses a sound foundation in technical fundamentals, communication and professionalism Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Molecular and Cellular Biology
This program focuses on the fundamental molecular events at the core of all life.It allows students ... to gain skills in contemporary approaches used in molecular and cellular biology and tailor the program around your interests.Program is designed to provide diverse training opportunities for graduate students to prepare for successful careers in the biological sciences Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Nursing
... Read More
$33,839
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Nursing
The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program provides innovative educational opportunities for wor ... king nursing professionals who wish to advance their career as a nurse educator or leader Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Pharmaceutical Sciences
The curriculum emphasizes on basic as well as applied research in drug delivery and targeting, utili ... zing medicinal chemistry, computational chemistry, pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, immunology and molecular and cell biology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physics
The program in physics provides graduate instruction and research experience appropriate to many phy ... sics-related careers. The structure of the program is flexible enough to allow a wide range of programs of study and a wide range of student backgrounds Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physiology
Program is to imbue in its graduates a perspective that helps translate basic science discoveries in ... to treatments of disease and strategies to promote health. Exposing students to studies involving many organism functions not only stimulates thoughts regarding therapeutic and health-promoting opportunities but also tempers those thoughts with the recognition of how modification of one function may lead to changes in other functions that are either beneficial or harmful. The program also seeks to train students in effective written and oral communication Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Plant Science
program which provides students with an excellent opportunity to further their studies in broad area ... s of plant science including agronomy, soil-water relations, plant physiology, ornamental horticulture, entomology, pathology, and weed management Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Political Science
The program gives people the skills to understand the Constitution, how laws are made, and how to ef ... fectively navigate the complicated world of modern governing with advanced coursework Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Public Health
The purpose of the Master of Public Health program is to prepare public health professionals to draw ... on the knowledge and skills from a variety of disciplines and to define, critically assess, evaluate and resolve public health problems. MPH program graduates will have a common educational grounding that will enable them to work effectively with the broad spectrum of public health issues related to their public health careers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Social Work
Social work is a service-centered career that involves working with individuals, families, and child ... ren to help people and communities who are most in need.The program helps students acquire a broad base of knowledge and skills to address the needs of families, individuals, groups, organizations and communities Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Software Engineering
The program teaches the principles of modern software engineering, together with the tools, methods ... and techniques that support their application.Students usually wishing to have a lucrative and exciting career as an applications, web, or systems developer opt for this program.Students get to learn from quality faculty whjop are experts in the field Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Soil and Water
Program gives students multidisciplinary training in Earth Sciences, especially hydrology and soil s ... cience applied to the sustainable use of natural resources, in both farmland and forested areas, and in the conservation of the quality and the quantity of water and soils Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Sports Management
Sports management is an interdisciplinary field, drawing on aspects of marketing, law, finance and b ... usiness.Sport Management combines both theory and practice Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

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