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#127 Overall Influence #91 Desirability Rank

Texas A&M University

Public research university in College Station, Texas, United States

From Wikipedia

is a public land-grant research university in College Station, Texas. It was founded in 1876 and became the flagship institution of the in 1948. second largest in the United States.land, sea, and space grant institution. It has 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 ResearchAssociation of American Universities. The school's students, alumni and sports teams are known as AggiesSoutheastern Conference.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

42,872

Acceptance

63%

Graduation Rate

83%

Median SAT Score

1275

Median ACT Score

28

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$8,395

Fees (in-state)

$3,901

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

59K

Under-Grads

49K

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

#46 World Rank
Business
#57 World Rank
Engineering
#128 World Rank
Biology
#61 World Rank
Chemistry
#133 World Rank
Literature
#159 World Rank
Mathematics
#91 World Rank
Computer Science
#146 World Rank
Medical
#121 World Rank
Physics
#105 World Rank
Education
#126 World Rank
History
#148 World Rank
Political Science
#190 World Rank
Law
#160 World Rank
Economics
#170 World Rank
Communications
#212 World Rank
Psychology
#67 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#412 World Rank
Philosophy
#125 World Rank
Sociology
#52 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#244 World Rank
Anthropology
#178 World Rank
Nursing
#170 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#405 World Rank
Religious Studies

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 Business, Criminal Justice, and Engineering

Cecil C. Rousseau

American mathematician

Harold Dow Bugbee

American artist

Josh Beckett

Major League Baseball pitcher

Edward F. Knipling

Edward F. Knipling

American entomologist

Juan L. Maldonado

Juan L. Maldonado

American academic

Elizabeth Alexander

Press secretary and communications directory for American Vice President Joseph Biden

Abdul Matin Patwari

Bangladeshi academic

Narutaka Ozawa

Japanese mathematician

Al Haynes

Al Haynes

American commercial pilot

Eddie Hill

Eddie Hill

Drag racer

Ryan Tannehill

Ryan Tannehill

American football player

Gene Stallings

Gene Stallings

American football player and coach, college athletics administrator