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Overall Score: 57.16

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Tallahassee, FL http://www.famu.edu/

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$24,000
% of students who get any grants
82%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$13,600
Average price for low-income students
$10,630

Admissions

Acceptance rate
33%
Median SAT/ACT score
1100/17
SAT/ACT required?
Yes
Undergraduate enrollment
7,510

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
81%
% of need met
59%
% of students who get merit grants
2%
Average merit grant
$7,270

Student Success

Graduation rate
52%
Average time to a degree
4.7 years
Median student debt
$25,000
Early career earnings
$42,520
% earning more than a high school grad
54%

Notes: Students who get merit grants are full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants. Graduation rate measures degree completion within six years for both transfer students and first-time students. Early career earnings are the median earnings for both graduates and non-completers, 10 years after they first enrolled.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson’s, Money/Witlytic calculations.

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