|Setting:||Mid-size City Setting|
|Size:||Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)|
|On-Campus Housing Available:||Yes|
The Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University in Tallahassee, Florida, is a land-grant institution dedicated to providing students with an education that will develop into lifelong learning and research opportunities. The university is renowned as a doctoral/research institution and is committed to addressing emerging issues on local and global levels.
The university has a historic mission of educating African-Americans, although admissions welcome students of all races, ethnicities, and nationalities.
Academics at the university include a wide variety of bachelor’s degrees, from Health Science to Landscape Design. The School of Graduate Studies and Research is offers graduate programs designed to train future scholars, teachers, researchers, and professionals.
The university emphasizes the importance of cross-cultural competencies for the job market, which is why it offers study abroad programs, international studies and scholar services, and international education and development programs.
If you seek a rich college life on campus, the university has over 120 certified student clubs and organizations you can join.
Tuition is set lower for in-state students. Financial aid is available to eligible students through:
- Merit-based scholarships
- Federal grants
- Florida resident grants
- State scholarships
- Federal work study
- Federal loans (Stafford, PLUS, and Graduate PLUS)
All freshmen students and students taking less than 12 credits a semester who live more than 35 miles from campus are required to live in residential housing.
50% of students gave Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University 4 stars overall.
I think the school is a great school overall, the togetherness of the students and the helpfulness of the professors. The school is located in a good area.
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
1500 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32307
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Poor walkability. We recommend using a car for this area.
Seasonal average temperatures for Tallahassee, FL
|Full-Time Undergrad Students||12,103|
|Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)||14,383|
- Latino: 1%
- African American: 95%
- Caucasian: 3%
- Asian: 1%
- Tallahassee Colleges (11)
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