Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Tallahassee, FL

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 7,005
Graduate Enrollment: 1,699
Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Historically Black College/University
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Medium City (100k-250k)
Four-year, medium, primarily residential // full-time, selective, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 35.29%

Male/Female: 35% / 65% (2017)

First generation college students: 36.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 1.1% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.3% (2014)

Test scores for admission: Required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,068
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1010 - 1150

2022 Median Admit ACT: 20
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 17 - 23

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 72.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 55.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 43.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 33.0% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 2.8%
Black: 89.2%
Hispanic: 4.8%
Asian: 0.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.1%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 2.5%
Non-resident alien: 0.3%
Unknown race: 0.0%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $23,895
In-State tuition: $5,785
Out-of-State tuition: $17,725

Estimated books and supplies: $1,138 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $11,644 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $5,586 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $9,872 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $5,586 (2022)

Average Family Income: $42,364 (2017)
Median Family Income: $28,782 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 56.4%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 47.1%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $23,548 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $250 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $8,409
$30k-48k $10,385
$48k-75k $14,672
$75k-110k $17,233
$110k+ $18,198

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 28%
6-year graduation rate: 55%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 95.9% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $23,548 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $11,000 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $18,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $18,595 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 37.3% (2015)
@3 year 49.5% (2017)
@5 year 56.2% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 22.2% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 22.4% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $31,695 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $42,294 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 12 $46,866 ($3,906)
Bachelor's Degree Agriculture, General. 27 $16,750 $148 $28,665 ($2,389) $36,602 ($3,050)
Master's Degree Agriculture, General. 6
Bachelor's Degree Agricultural Business and Management. 3
Bachelor's Degree Food Science and Technology. 12
Master's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 1
Doctoral Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 1
Bachelor's Degree Architecture. 23 $27,000 $276 $62,308 ($5,192)
Master's Degree Architecture. 22 $53,069 ($4,422) $57,140 ($4,762)
Bachelor's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 3
Bachelor's Degree Journalism. 54 $27,393 $277 $28,855 ($2,405) $36,231 ($3,019)
Bachelor's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 52 $26,625 $276 $27,305 ($2,275) $36,510 ($3,043)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 46 $24,500 $245 $51,114 ($4,260) $59,031 ($4,919)
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 5
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 5
Doctoral Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 5
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 5
Bachelor's Degree Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General. 204 $31,000 $292 $26,795 ($2,233) $34,744 ($2,895)
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 13 $30,494 $302
Master's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 21 $385
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other. 3
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 11
Master's Degree Chemistry. 3
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 1
Master's Degree Physics. 2
Doctoral Degree Physics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 108 $24,984 $237 $25,506 ($2,126) $34,504 ($2,875)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 11 $582
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 116 $28,500 $246 $30,292 ($2,524) $38,281 ($3,190)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 54 $27,000 $239 $31,247 ($2,604) $39,540 ($3,295)
Master's Degree Social Work. 19 $466 $41,059 ($3,422)
Master's Degree Social Sciences, General. 39 $297 $38,355 ($3,196) $46,044 ($3,837)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 8
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 96 $23,750 $226 $61,000 ($5,083) $69,195 ($5,766)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 5
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 86 $25,000 $244 $36,909 ($3,076) $51,873 ($4,323)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 74 $440 $58,527 ($4,877) $72,823 ($6,069)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 15 $58,891 ($4,908)
Bachelor's Degree History. 5
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 11
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 2
Bachelor's Degree Agricultural Engineering. 4
Doctoral Degree Biomedical/Medical Engineering. 1
Bachelor's Degree Chemical Engineering. 6
Master's Degree Chemical Engineering. 3
Doctoral Degree Chemical Engineering. 1
Bachelor's Degree Civil Engineering. 5
Master's Degree Civil Engineering. 5
Doctoral Degree Civil Engineering. 2
Bachelor's Degree Computer Engineering. 3
Bachelor's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 2
Master's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 4
Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 9
Bachelor's Degree Industrial Engineering. 2
Master's Degree Industrial Engineering. 2
Doctoral Degree Industrial Engineering. 1
Bachelor's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 11
Bachelor's Degree Construction Engineering Technologies. 23 $31,000 $329 $64,581 ($5,382) $81,712 ($6,809)
First Professional Degree Law. 130 $1,314 $44,537 ($3,711) $60,633 ($5,053)
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 13 $39,718 ($3,310)
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 43
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 80 $28,125 $289 $26,115 ($2,176) $42,723 ($3,560)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 9
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 8
First Professional Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 25
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 39 $28,141 $286 $26,576 ($2,215) $39,730 ($3,311)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 20 $27,090 $193 $31,111 ($2,593)
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 12 $27,000 $277 $22,131 ($1,844) $38,389 ($3,199)
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 16 $21,959 $196
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 2
Bachelor's Degree Music. 10
Bachelor's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 141 $27,750 $273 $25,248 ($2,104) $36,452 ($3,038)
Bachelor's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 64 $28,750 $278 $32,119 ($2,677) $37,325 ($3,110)
Master's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 9
Bachelor's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 9 $30,500 $284 $53,150 ($4,429) $66,405 ($5,534)
Master's Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 3
Doctoral Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 4
First Professional Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 144 $129,758 ($10,813)
Master's Degree Public Health. 30 $606 $41,071 ($3,423) $50,202 ($4,184)
Doctoral Degree Public Health. 3
Master's Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 28 $902 $50,107 ($4,176) $60,012 ($5,001)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $79,758
Full time faculty: 99%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 14.0

School's endowment start of year: $89,922,352 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $92,852,706 (2022)