Texas A&M University - College Station Overview
Located in College Station, Texas, Texas A&M University - College Station is a public institution. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.
What Is Texas A&M University - College Station Known For?
- Students at Texas A&M have an easier time paying back their loans. The school's student loan default rate is only 2%, compared to the national rate of 10.1%.
- The highest degree offered at Texas A&M is the doctor's degree.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 87% of the faculty were full-time.
- A student who earns a bachelor's degree from Texas A&M makes roughly $58,000 a year. This is 42% more than their peers from other colleges and universities.
Texas A&M University - College Station Rankings
College Factual ranked Texas A&M as #102 out of 1,715 colleges and universities in the country on its 2021 Best Colleges list. This puts it in the top 10% of all schools in the nation. Out of the 85 colleges in Texas, it is ranked at #4.
The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that Texas A&M has received.
Notable Undergraduate Rankings for Texas A&M
|Best Colleges for Veterans||3|
|Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students||13|
|Best Colleges for International Students||41|
|Best Colleges for Diversity||412|
|Best Colleges for the Money||574|
Where Is Texas A&M University - College Station?
Contact details for Texas A&M are given below.
|Address:||Jkw Administration Building, Suite 200, College Station, TX 77843-1248|
How Do I Get Into Texas A&M?
You can apply to Texas A&M online at: admissions.tamu.edu/freshman/apply
Admission Requirements for Texas A&M
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||required|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||recommended|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Texas A&M?
Approximately 51% of accepted students are men and 49% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 71%, and the acceptance rate for women is 70%.
Average Test Scores
About 55% of students accepted to Texas A&M submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 570 and 670. Math scores were between 570 and 690.
Can I Afford Texas A&M University - College Station?
Net Price by Income Group for Texas A&M
|$0-30 K||$30K-48K||$48-75||$75-110K||$110K +|
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Texas A&M, approximately 32% of students took out student loans averaging $6,863 a year. That adds up to $27,452 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Texas A&M is 2.1%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
Texas A&M University - College Station Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 14,864 graduate students at the school.
Of the 46,724 full-time undergraduates at Texas A&M, 52% are male and 48% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Texas A&M University - College Station students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||1,449|
|Hispanic or Latino||10,943|
Texas students aren't the only ones who study at Texas A&M University - College Station. At this time, 46 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 125 countries are represented at Texas A&M. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and South Korea.
Online Learning at Texas A&M University - College Station
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Texas A&M has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 12th most popular in Texas for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Texas A&M
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Texas A&M University - College Station was -5.8%. This is the #2,503 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Texas A&M regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Texas A&M majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Texas A&M ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Texas A&M.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Texas A&M University - College Station Majors
In 2017-2018, Texas A&M University - College Station awarded 26,396 undergraduate degrees and 9,834 graduate degrees. The table below shows the number of awards for each major.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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