It is a state-assisted, public, comprehensive land grant institution of higher education, dedicated to achieving excellence and relevance in teaching, research, and service.
It seeks to invest in programs and services that address issues and challenges affecting the diverse ethnic and socioeconomic population of Texas and the larger society including the global arena. The university seeks to provide a high quality educational experience for students who possess self-sufficiency and professional competence.
Location: Prairie View, Texas
President: Ruth J. Simmons
Level: 4-year institution
Online Academic Offer: Master’s Degree Programs