Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Graduate Schools

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (referred to as FAMU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Tallahassee, FL. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is a historically black school. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is $9,876 for Florida residents and $24,669 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,699 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,000 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (referred to as FAMU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Tallahassee, FL. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is a historically black school. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1935 - Current).
FAMU Directory Information
School NameFlorida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU)
Address1500 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32307
Phone850-599-3000
Webhttps://www.famu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?admissions&ApplyOnline
Financial Infohttps://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?FinancialAid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is $9,876 for Florida residents and $24,669 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,699 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,000 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 101 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 3 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,669
$9,876 for Florida Residents
Student Population1,699
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs101 graduate programs
(3 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is $9,876 for Florida residents and $24,669 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $406 for Florida residents and $1,022 for out-of-state students.
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)3 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is $9,876 for Florida residents and $24,669 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$8,019$1,857$22,108$2,561
2018-2019$8,019$1,857$22,108$2,561
2019-2020$8,019$1,857$22,108$2,561
2020-2021$8,019$1,857$22,108$2,561
2021-2022$8,019$1,857$22,108$2,561
The graduate school tuition & fees of FAMU is average compared to public graduate schools in Florida. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Florida graduate tuition is $24,411 (public) / $15,587 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University$9,876$24,669
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Florida Graduate Schools$13,993$17,078
Public$9,987$24,411
Private$15,587
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $18,194 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. On-campus living costs are increased by 4.61% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,422. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.26% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$10,594$5,364$9,696$6,246
2018-2019$10,838$5,446$9,696$6,390
2019-2020$10,986$5,524$9,696$6,476
2020-2021$10,986$5,484$9,774$6,444
2021-2022$11,644$5,586$9,872$6,550
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $406 for Florida residents and $1,022 for other students at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$406$1,022
2018-2019$406$1,022
2019-2020$406$1,022
2020-2021$406$1,022
2021-2022$406$1,022
The law school tuition at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is $11,080 for Florida residents and $26,489 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Pharmacy$8,019$1,857$22,108$2,561
Law$9,114$1,966$23,789$2,700

Graduate Programs at FAMU

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University offers 42 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 607 students have completed their study at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.
Offered Degrees at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree273303
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship11028
Doctor's degree - other30276
Post Master's Degree100
Total423607
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the School Psychology program with 0 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 61 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 171 completers.
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University offers 42 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 607 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 303 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 276 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 1 completers-
Environmental Science1-
Architecture [+] 15 completers-
Architecture15$45,800
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences8-
Education [+] 18 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction11-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (other)7-
Engineering [+] 15 completers-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1-
Chemical Engineering1-
Civil Engineering9-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering3-
Industrial Engineering1-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 12 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management12-
Physical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Chemistry3-
Physics2-
Psychology [+] 20 completers-
Community Psychology20-
Human Services [+] 31 completers-
Social Work31-
Social Sciences [+] 43 completers$33,600
Social Sciences43$33,600
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 62 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management12-
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration (other)4-
Public Health23$33,100
Occupational Therapy/Therapist19-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse4-
Business [+] 61 completers-
Business Administration and Management57$53,100
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management4-
Total303
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 3 completers-
Environmental Science3-
Education [+] 4 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration4-
Engineering [+] 4 completers-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0-
Chemical Engineering0-
Civil Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering3-
Mechanical Engineering0-
Industrial Engineering1-
Physical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Physics1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 16 completers-
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration (other)6-
Public Health10-
Total28
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 153 completers-
Law153-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 123 completers-
Pharmacy100-
Physical Therapy/Therapist23-
Total276
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
School Psychology0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at FAMU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,699 students enrolled into Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University graduate schools where it has total 9,000 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,400 full-time and 299 part-time graduate students. By gender, 567 male and 1,132 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,6995671,132
Full-time1,400458942
Part-tme299109190
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is a historically black school and 1,199 (70.57% of total students) students are Black/African American at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. There are 232 White (13.66%), 148 Hispanic (8.71%), 33 Asian (1.94%), and 87 students with other races. 39 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,6995671,132
American Indian/Native American000
Asian331617
Black/African American1,199364835
Hispanic1485098
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White23299133
Two More481533
Un-Known000
Non-resident Alien392316
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 68 graduate students (4.00% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 567 graduate students (33.37% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,699
Enrolled Online Exclusively68
Enrolled Some Online Courses567
Not in Online Courses1,064
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. 587 students are aged 20 to 24 (34.55% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.06%), 58 students are aged above 50 (3.41%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,6995671,132
Age 18-19101
Age 20-2117512
Age 22-24570171399
Age 25-29566169397
Age 30-34257103154
Age 35-391235766
Age 40-491073968
Age 50-64542133
Over 64422

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