Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is located in Tallahassee, Fla. Founded in 1887, the school serves 13,000 students as of 2013 in a wide array of degree programs. On its admissions web page, FAMU indicates that a student's application review includes an admission requirement of 19 on the ACT reading test, 19 on the math and 18 on the combined English and writing test.

Additional Admissions Requirements

As an alternative to the ACT, you can submit SAT scores with a minimum of 460 on the math, 460 on the critical reading and 440 on the writing. FAMU uses a weighted-GPA assessment that gives greater credence to advanced or honors courses in high school. A weighted average between 2.55 to 2.99 is also required for admission.