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 Texas A&M College Station is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.
What Is Texas A&M University - College Station Known For?
- Students at Texas A&M College Station 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 doctor's degree is the highest award offered at Texas A&M College Station.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 87% of the faculty were full-time.
- After graduation, Texas A&M College Station bachelor's degree recipients go on to jobs where they make $58,000 a year. That's about 42% more than their peers at other schools.
Texas A&M University - College Station Rankings
We have ranked Texas A&M College Station as #130 out of 2,320 colleges and universities in the country in our 2021 Best Colleges list. This puts it in the top 10% of all schools in the nation. It is also ranked #12 out of 159 schools in Texas.
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Texas A&M College Station has also been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Texas A&M College Station.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards Texas A&M College Station has earned from around the web.
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Where Is Texas A&M University - College Station?
Contact details for Texas A&M College Station are given below.
|Address:||Jkw Administration Building, Suite 200, College Station, TX 77843-1248|
How Do I Get Into Texas A&M College Station?
You can apply to Texas A&M College Station online at: admissions.tamu.edu/freshman/apply
Admission Requirements for Texas A&M College Station
|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 College Station?
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 College Station 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?
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 College Station, 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 College Station 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 14,935 graduate students at the school.
Of the 47,667 full-time undergraduates at Texas A&M College Station, 53% are male and 47% 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||1,305|
|Hispanic or Latino||11,835|
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 College Station. 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 College Station 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 College Station
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 College Station regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Texas A&M College Station 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 College Station 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 College Station.
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 Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*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.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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