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PVAMU Classes & Instructors

Classroom Environment
Students per Faculty 18 to 1
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 30 students 55%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 67%
Total Full-Time Instructional Faculty 488
% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Female 46%
% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Persons of Color 78%
% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Have the Highest Academic Degree Offered in Their Field of Study 57%

Campus-based Housing

<1% of new freshmen live in campus-based housing or residence halls. 52% of all undergraduates live on campus.

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Campus Safety

Prairie View A&M University Department of Public Safety takes the lead in providing a safe environment for the university community by protecting life and property. To achieve this protection, PVAMU DPS maintains patrols to deter and detect crime, report fires and safety hazards, and control traffic on campus.

The police department utilizes vehicle, foot and bicycle patrols to ensure the safety of all who work, visit, or attend Prairie View A&M University. The buildings on campus are periodically walked through and the residential areas of campus are also. The residential areas are patrolled by vehicles and the bicycle patrol for visibility and to promote community policing.  The PVAMU DPS works closely with surrounding law enforcement agencies. 

Campus Crime Statistics

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