Prairie View A&M University
About Prairie View A&M University
Prairie View A&M University was founded in 1876 and is the second-oldest public institution of higher education in Texas. With an established reputation for producing engineers, business leaders, nurses and educators, PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees in 50 academic majors, 41 master’s degrees and four doctoral degree programs through eight colleges and schools. The university recently named its College of Engineering for PVAMU alumnus Roy G. Perry and the University’s marching band, The Marching Storm, was featured as the lead band in the 2009 Rose Parade. A member of The Texas A&M University System, the university is dedicated to fulfilling its land-grant mission of achieving excellence in teaching, research and service. During the university’s 139-year history, more than 60,000 academic degrees have been awarded. For more information regarding PVAMU, visit http://www.pvamu.edu.
Prairie View A&M is located in Prairie View, TX. approximately 30 miles north west of Houston. We are an HBCU (Historically Black College or University), and we welcome students of all backgrounds. For more information about our outstanding educational opportunities, summer programs and financial aid offerings, please visit the Prairie View A&M home page.
For more information about my radio talk show, “Latinos on the Hill,” on Prairie View’s KPVU, please go to http://www.pvamu.edu/pages/2432.asp
Recruiter, Brailsford College of Arts & Sciences