Texas A&M University

Texas A&M University Ranking

country rank: 37
world rank: 42

University Overview

Texas A&M University was founded in 1876 and is a non-profit public state higher-education school situated in the tiny city of College Station, Texas (population range of 50,000-249,999). Texas A&M University (TAMU) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational US higher education school that is officially recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. In a variety of fields of study, Texas A&M University (TAMU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 144-year-old American higher-education school has a strict admissions criteria based on entrance exams and candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. The acceptance rate ranges from 60 to 70%, making this US higher education school fairly selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. TAMU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Texas A&M University Ranking

University Identity

Name Texas A&M University
Acronym TAMU
Founded 1876
Colours Maroon and white

University Location

Address 400 Bizzell Street College Station 77843-1248 Texas United States
Tel +1 (979) 845 3211
Fax +1

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office PO Box 30014 College Station 77843 (979) 845 3741

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Texas A & M University-College Station's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 3,757,737 physical volumes, 365,241 physical media and 1,680 licensed digital/electronic databases. Texas A & M University-College Station's library has 14 branches.
Housing Yes Texas A&M University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 13,241 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Texas A&M University System Association of American Universities (AAU) Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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