Texas A&M University

#174 / #58
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Public research university in College Station, Texas, United States

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About Texas A&M University

According to 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. As of Fall 2021, Texas A&M's student body is the largest in the United States. Texas A&M is the only university in Texas to hold simultaneous designations as a land, sea, and space grant institution. In 2001, Texas A&M was inducted as a member of the Association of American Universities. The school's students, alumni and sports teams are known as Aggies. The Texas A&M Aggies athletes compete in eighteen varsity sports as a member of the Southeastern Conference.

Texas A&M University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
42,872 63% 83% 1275 28

How Much Does Texas A&M University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$8,395 $3,901

How Much Do Texas A&M University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Texas A&M University, then you can expect to earn an average of $67,800 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Texas A&M University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
58,525 48,590 9,935

Where is Texas A&M University?

Texas A&M University is located at JKW Administration Building, Suite 200, College Station TX 77843-1248

How Safe is Texas A&M University?

College Station has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Texas A&M University Known For?

Texas A&M University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Texas A&M University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

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 Chemistry, Criminal Justice, and Engineering. Here are some of Texas A&M University's most famous alumni:

C. Wright Mills
C. Wright Mills
An American sociologist.
T. Boone Pickens
T. Boone Pickens
An American financier. T. Boone Pickens is Chairman, BP Capital Management .
Gene Wolfe
Gene Wolfe
An American science fiction and fantasy writer.
Wen Ho Lee
A Taiwanese-American nuclear physicist.
Frank Malina
Frank Malina
An American aeronautical engineer and painter .
James "Red" Duke
A Surgeon, physician, professor .
Don Walsh
Don Walsh
An American oceanographer.
R. Bowen Loftin
R. Bowen Loftin
An American physicist and university president.
Forrest Mims
Forrest Mims
An American author and amateur scientist.
Louie Gohmert
A United States Representative from Texas.
Gilbert Shelton
Gilbert Shelton
A Cartoonist.
Khalid A. Al-Falih
A Saudi businessman and manager.