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Texas A&M University - Kingsville Overview

Located in Kingsville, Texas, Texas A&M University - Kingsville is a public institution. The surrounding location of Kingsville is ideal for students who enjoy the charms of a college town.

What Is Texas A&M University - Kingsville Known For?

1,148 Undergraduate Awards
$30,020 Avg Cost After Aid
88% Acceptance Rate
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the doctor's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Texas A&M Kingsville.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 76% of the faculty were full-time.
  • Students who graduate from Texas A&M Kingsville with a bachelor's degree make about $42,600 a year. That's 4% more than those who graduate from other schools.

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Texas A&M University - Kingsville Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Texas A&M Kingsville.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Value Cultural Studies & Analysis Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#6 Best Value Environmental Engineering Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#12 Best Value Health/Medical Admin Services Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#13 Best Value Music Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#17 Best Value Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#22 Best Value Visual & Performing Arts Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#32 Best Value Communication Sciences Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#48 Best Visual & Performing Arts Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#62 Best Music Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Texas A&M Kingsville has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#1 Best Farm/Farm & Ranch Management Master’s Degree Schools College Factual
#1 Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Farm/Farm & Ranch Management College Factual
#1 Best Farm/Farm & Ranch Management Master’s Degree Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#13 Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Visual & Performing Arts College Factual
#13 Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Music College Factual
#95 Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Health Professions College Factual

Where Is Texas A&M University - Kingsville?

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Contact details for Texas A&M Kingsville are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 955 University Blvd, Kingsville, TX 78363
Phone: 361-593-2111
Website: https://www.tamuk.edu/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/javelinas
Twitter: https://twitter.com/JavelinaNation

How Do I Get Into Texas A&M Kingsville?

You can apply to Texas A&M Kingsville online at: https://www.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX

Admission Requirements for Texas A&M Kingsville

Submission Required?
High School GPA neither required nor recommended
High School Rank recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores considered but not required
TOEFL considered but not required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Texas A&M Kingsville?

88% Acceptance Rate
55% Of Accepted Are Women
60% Submit SAT Scores
With an acceptance rate of 88%, Texas A&M Kingsville is fairly easy to get into, but you must be sure to submit the required materials.

Approximately 45% of accepted students are men and 55% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 86%, and the acceptance rate for women is 89%.

Average Test Scores

About 60% of students accepted to Texas A&M Kingsville submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 460 and 550. Math scores were between 460 and 540.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Texas A&M University - Kingsville  ( 460 to 550 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for Texas A&M University - Kingsville  ( 460 to 540 )
200
800
Texas A&M Kingsville received ACT scores from 50% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 15 and 20. Math scores were between 16 and 20. Composite scores were between 17 and 21.

ACT English Scores for Texas A&M University - Kingsville  ( 15 to 20 )
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ACT Math Scores for Texas A&M University - Kingsville  ( 16 to 20 )
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36
ACT Composite Scores for Texas A&M University - Kingsville  ( 17 to 21 )
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36

Can I Afford Texas A&M University - Kingsville?

$30,020 Net Price
57% Take Out Loans
8.9% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Texas A&M Kingsville is $30,020. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Texas A&M Kingsville, approximately 57% of students took out student loans averaging $7,035 a year. That adds up to $28,140 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Texas A&M Kingsville is 8.9%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

Texas A&M University - Kingsville Undergraduate Student Diversity

4,380 Full-Time Undergraduates
50% Women
81% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 5,675 undergraduate students at Texas A&M Kingsville, with 4,380 being full-time and 1,295 being part-time.

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There are also 1,257 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 4,380 full-time undergraduates at Texas A&M Kingsville, 50% are male and 50% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Texas A&M University - Kingsville students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 29
Black or African American 236
Hispanic or Latino 3,219
White 672
International Students 156
Other Races/Ethnicities 68

Geographic Diversity

Texas students aren't the only ones who study at Texas A&M University - Kingsville. At this time, 8 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 51 countries are represented at Texas A&M Kingsville. The most popular countries sending students to the school are India, Nigeria, and Saudi Arabia.

Online Learning at Texas A&M University - Kingsville

1,272 Took All Classes Online
5,363 Took At Least One Class Online
58.7% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 5,363 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Texas A&M Kingsville has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 85th most popular in Texas for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Affordability Rankings of Texas A&M Kingsville

During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at Texas A&M University - Kingsville was $7,700 for in-state students. Out-of-state students paid $20,191. The following table shows how Texas A&M Kingsville is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.

Major Tuition for In-State Students Tuition for Out-of-State Students
Cultural Studies & Analysis #1 #1
Industrial Engineering #16 #13
Mental & Social Health Services #19 #59
Natural Resources & Conservation #22 #31
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology #25 #53
Psychology #34 #70
Engineering #46 #58
Health & Physical Education #58 #94
General Education #60 #87
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, & Fitness Studies #61 #103
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies #61 #76
Teacher Education Grade Specific #67 #121
Instructional Media Design #73 #138

Online Growth Rankings of Texas A&M Kingsville

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Texas A&M University - Kingsville was 58.7%. This is the #602 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Texas A&M Kingsville regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Texas A&M Kingsville majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Accounting 5%
Business Administration & Management 26%
Business, Management & Marketing 13%
Educational Administration 16%
Health Professions 14%
Mental & Social Health Services 80%
Psychology 10%
Teacher Education Grade Specific 27%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Texas A&M Kingsville 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 Kingsville.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Cultural Studies & Analysis #1
Data Analytics #2
Security Science and Technology #3
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology #37
General Education #38
Mental & Social Health Services #47
Instructional Media Design #86
Psychology #93
Teacher Education Subject Specific #94
Educational Administration #100
Teacher Education Grade Specific #107
Accounting #113
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies #121
Health & Medical Administrative Services #152
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #162
Education #322
Business Administration & Management #357
Health Professions #467
Business, Management & Marketing #472

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 - Kingsville Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Computer Information Systems 0 19 0 134 0 153
Civil Engineering 0 92 0 21 0 113
Business Administration & Management 0 28 0 82 0 110
Health & Physical Education 0 95 0 13 0 108
General Biology 0 90 0 7 0 97
Mechanical Engineering 0 77 0 20 0 97
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 0 81 0 0 0 81
Communication Sciences 0 35 0 42 0 77
Chemical Engineering 0 68 0 8 0 76
Electrical Engineering 0 32 0 34 0 66
Criminology 0 37 0 19 0 56
Social Work 0 30 0 19 0 49
Wildlife Management 0 30 0 12 3 45
General Psychology 0 44 0 1 0 45
General Agriculture 0 33 0 10 0 43
Animal Science 0 36 0 4 0 40
Industrial Engineering 0 0 15 22 0 37
Industrial Production Technology 0 33 0 0 0 33
Educational Administration 0 0 3 20 8 31
Music 0 27 0 2 0 29
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 25 0 0 0 25
Environmental Engineering 0 11 0 7 5 23
Accounting 0 20 0 0 0 20
Marketing 0 19 0 0 0 19
Engineering-Related Fields 0 0 0 19 0 19
Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services 0 18 0 0 0 18
Architectural Engineering 0 17 0 0 0 17
General Family & Consumer Sciences 0 13 0 4 0 17
Chemistry 0 9 0 7 0 16
Agricultural Economics & Business 0 13 0 2 0 15
Communication & Media Studies 0 15 0 0 0 15
Special Education 0 0 0 15 0 15
Petroleum Engineering 0 12 0 2 0 14
History 0 12 0 0 0 12
Finance & Financial Management 0 11 0 0 0 11
Student Counseling 0 0 0 11 0 11
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 0 0 11 0 11
Quality Control Technology 0 0 11 0 0 11
Political Science & Government 0 11 0 0 0 11
Sociology 0 7 0 3 0 10
Management Information Systems 0 9 0 0 0 9
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 0 9 0 0 9
Fine & Studio Arts 0 9 0 0 0 9
Plant Sciences 0 0 0 8 0 8
General Engineering 0 0 0 0 8 8
Statistics 0 0 0 8 0 8
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 0 0 0 7 0 7
General Education 0 0 0 6 0 6
Multilingual Education 0 0 0 1 5 6
General English Literature 0 6 0 0 0 6
Computer Engineering Technology 5 0 0 0 0 5
Mental & Social Health Services 0 0 0 5 0 5
Mathematics 0 5 0 0 0 5
Romance Languages 0 4 0 0 0 4
Geological & Earth Sciences 0 4 0 0 0 4
Instructional Media Design 0 0 0 3 0 3
Physics 0 3 0 0 0 3
General Business/Commerce 0 2 0 0 0 2
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 0 0 2 0 2
Data Analytics 0 0 2 0 0 2
Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies (Other) 1 0 0 0 0 1
Cultural Studies & Analysis 0 0 0 1 0 1
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sustainability Science 0 0 0 0 0 0
Natural Resource Management 0 0 0 0 0 0
Security Science and Technology 0 0 0 0 0 0
Geography & Cartography 0 0 0 0 0 0
General Visual & Performing Arts 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 6 1,142 40 592 29 1,809

References

*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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