Texas A&M University
#133 Overall Influence#91 Desirability Rank

Texas A&M University

Public research university in College Station, Texas, United States

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From Wikipedia

Texas A&M University is a public land-grant research university in College Station, Texas. It was founded in 1876 and became the flagship institution of the Texas A&M University System in 1948. , Texas A&M's student body is the second largest in the United States. Texas A&M's designation as a land, sea, and space grant institution—the only university in Texas to hold all three designations—reflects a range of research with ongoing projects funded by organizations such as the National Aeronautics and Space Administration , the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and the Office of Naval Research. In 2001, Texas A&M was inducted as a member of the Association of American Universities. The school's students, alumni—over 500,000 strong—and sports teams are known as Aggies. The Texas A&M Aggies athletes compete in 18 varsity sports as a member of the Southeastern Conference.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

42,872

Acceptance

63%

Graduation Rate

82%

Median SAT Score

1275

Median ACT Score

28

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,941

Fees (in-state)

$3,420

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$67,800

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

58K

Under-Grads

48K

Graduates

10K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

JKW Administration Building, Suite 200, College Station TX 77843-1248

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

21 per 100k

Violent Crime

2 per 100k

What is Texas A&M University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#58 World Rank
Engineering
#62 World Rank
Business
#123 World Rank
Biology
#139 World Rank
Literature
#63 World Rank
Chemistry
#159 World Rank
Mathematics
#142 World Rank
Medical
#106 World Rank
Computer Science
#119 World Rank
Physics
#110 World Rank
Education
#139 World Rank
Political Science
#134 World Rank
History
#170 World Rank
Law
#170 World Rank
Economics
#169 World Rank
Communications
#207 World Rank
Psychology
#68 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#115 World Rank
Sociology
#434 World Rank
Philosophy
#60 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#267 World Rank
Anthropology
#181 World Rank
Nursing
#178 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are Texas A&M University's Most influential alumni?

Texas A&M University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Business, and Biology. Texas A&M University’s most academically influential people include Juan L. Maldonado, Narutaka Ozawa, and Stephen W. Wilson.

Juan L. Maldonado
Juan L. Maldonado

American academic

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Narutaka Ozawa

Japanese mathematician

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Stephen W. Wilson
Stephen W. Wilson

United States Air Force general

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Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria

American actress

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Greg Bonnen

American physician and Texas state legislator

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Edward F. Knipling
Edward F. Knipling

American entomologist

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Chase Koch

American businessman, venture capitalist, and President of Koch Disruptive Technologies

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Ryan Tannehill
Ryan Tannehill

American football player

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Kyle Kacal

Rancher and Texas state legislator

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Brooke Rollins

American researcher

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Eddie Hill
Eddie Hill

Drag racer

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Josh Beckett

Major League Baseball pitcher

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