Texas A & M University-College Station
College Station, TX 77843-1248

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Large
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 65,632
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 21:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 13,008 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

67%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Texas A & M University-College Station is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 34,780 applications and 23,361 students were granted admission. Texas A & M University-College Station is at the #65 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 42% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 58% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT1070 to 1310
ACT24 to 30

Application Fee

$75
Undergrad students
$50
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

Texas A & M University-College Station charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $27,863 and in-state students paid $7,685.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$15,455
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$7,685
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$27,863
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 77% of Texas A & M University-College Station's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 24% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,562 (which is 2.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Texas A & M University-College Station in 2016-2017, was 2,899, which is 32% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,064 (which is 4.5% below the national average.)

$4,562
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,064
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
77%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Texas A & M University-College Station has enrolled a total of 65,632 students (56,924 students full-time and 8,708 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 65,632 students, 2,695 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 52% men and 48% women and 50,735 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 14,897 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,862 students for distance studies.

65,632
Total Enrollment
2,695
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 59%

Hispanic: 20%

Non-resident alien: 8%

Asian: 7%

Black/African American: 3%

Two or more races: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Texas A & M University-College Station.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 11% 1,024 777
Engineering 11% 945 0
Education 9% 822 66
Health Professions And Related Programs 8% 758 152
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 8% 684
Architecture And Related Services 7% 589
Legal Professions And Studies 5% 414
Social Sciences 4% 376 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 3% 312 0
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 3% 259

Graduation & Dropout Rates

80%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Texas A & M University-College Station full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
3%
Dropout rate
15%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$35,700
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Texas A & M University-College Station graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,700. Last year, out of the total 2,238 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,059 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,546 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,240 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $35,700 $40,000
Employment Rate 92% 88%
Total Graduates 2,238 2,546

Campus Location

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