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Prairie View is a public graduate school in Prairie View, Texas. It has a small graduate student body with an enrollment of 992 graduate students. Of the 25 graduate programs offered at Prairie View A & M University, 4 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at Prairie View A & M University are Business, Counseling Psychology, and Engineering. 52% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.
Address
FM 1098 Road & University Drive
Prairie View, TX 77446
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Masters and Doctoral Programs

Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
992
Part-Time Grad Students
518
Research Assistants
113
Teaching Assistants
9
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    71.6%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    13.5%
  • Hispanic
    4.9%
  • Asian
    4.2%
  • White
    4.1%
  • Unknown
    1.1%
  • Multiracial
    0.4%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%
  • Native American
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 3 responses
  • Friendly
    67%
  • Intellectual
    33%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 3 responses
  • Prepared me for the real world
    67%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    33%

Professors

Poll
100%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success.3 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand.3 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities.3 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 3 responses
  • $50K-$75K
    33%
  • <$25K
    67%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 3 responses
  • $50-$75K
    33%
  • <$50K
    33%
  • Did not graduate yet
    33%
100%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money.3 responses
Living in the Area
  1. Cost of Living
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Nightlife
    B-
Median Household Income
$26,313
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,030
National
$949
Median Home Value
$167,100
National
$184,700
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Prairie View A & M University Reviews

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The professors are very understanding and they strive to make sure that you are successful in your graduate career. I have encountered a couple of bad professors but overall my experience has been great!
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The academics are great! the professors care about their students and are easy to understand. Classes are engaging and course work is manageable.
This is an exciting HBCU experience! PVAMU is not only a University, but also a community and a family