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Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
76% of 7,802 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.3
SAT Math
477 average
430-520 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
486 average
440-520 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
18 average
16-20 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $25,298
Out-of-state: $40,501
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $11,299
Out-of-state: $26,502
Room and Board
$9,099
Average Percent of Need Met
70%
Average Freshman Award
$16,509
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$31,450
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
Not reported
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
7%
10-19
14%
20-29
34%
30-39
26%
40-49
12%
50-99
6%
Over 100
0%
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Prairie View Population
5,786
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Houston
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Students in College Housing
53% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Panther
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.3%
Asian
1.4%
Black/African-American
86.6%
Hispanic/Latino
8.3%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
1.9%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0%
White
1.1%
Unknown
0.4%
International Students
1.3% from 30 countries
First-Year Students Returning
74.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
13.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
45%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
24.0%
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