Graduate Studies

The Prairie View A&M University Office of Graduate Studies offers master’s and doctoral programs within each of our seven colleges and schools: Agriculture and Human Sciences, Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Juvenile Justice and Psychology, and Nursing. Attending graduate school at Prairie View A&M University will open doors to inventive research projects and opportunities for career development and advancement. Dedicated scholars inspire one another as they work alongside award-winning faculty and administration.

The Office of Graduate Studies’ mission is to provide administrative coordination for graduate studies through joint supervision of graduate program planning, delivery, and evaluation within a rigorous, intellectually challenging, and stimulating environment. A strong partnership across the academic divisions has been developed to assist students in realizing their educational goals. The Office of Graduate Studies is further committed to graduate student success by providing opportunities for professional development, programming, research, and funding.

Crime Information and Statistics

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act) requires higher education institutions to make public their campus security policies and release to the campus community crime data collected or reported. In compliance with the Clery Act, Prairie View A&M University is required to distribute this information to all current and prospective employees and students.

The Annual Security Report and Fire Safety Report contains information about university security rules/procedures and statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Prairie View A&M University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. It also includes information regarding fire safety for student housing and fire statistics.

PVAMU’s current Annual Security Report and Annual Fire Safety Report is posted on the University Police Department website. Please contact the Prairie View A&M University Police Department at (936) 261-1375 for printed copies of the report.