#2574 Overall Influence #1327 Desirability Rank

West Texas A&M University

Public university in Canyon, Texas, United States

From Wikipedia

is a public university in Canyon, Texas. It is the northernmost of the and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools . It was established on September 20, 1910, as West Texas State Normal College as one of the seven state-funded teachers' collegess in Texas.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

4,992

Acceptance

58%

Graduation Rate

44%

Median SAT Score

1040

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,748

Fees (in-state)

$2,708

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$46,700

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

8K

Under-Grads

6K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2501 4th Ave, Canyon TX 79016-0001

What is West 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

#1845 World Rank
Education
#1632 World Rank
Business
#1179 World Rank
History
#2380 World Rank
Biology
#3052 World Rank
Medical
#2811 World Rank
Computer Science
#3315 World Rank
Political Science
#1866 World Rank
Communications
#1288 World Rank
Nursing
#1799 World Rank
Psychology
#2556 World Rank
Chemistry
#2702 World Rank
Mathematics
#3564 World Rank
Literature
#5921 World Rank
Engineering
#2535 World Rank
Sociology
#5037 World Rank
Physics
#2335 World Rank
Social Work
#3327 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Other areas of influence

#2218 World Rank
Law
#2508 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2831 World Rank
Anthropology
#3045 World Rank
Religious Studies
#3455 World Rank
Economics
#4265 World Rank
Philosophy

Influential People

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

West Texas A&M University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Nursing, and Business

Joy L. Newton

Cooperative extension educator

Joy L. Newton

Cooperative extension educator

Vanessa A Castleberry

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-5433-9187

Satya R Vemula

Researcher

Jimmie C. Hall

American politician

Sharon Kwarula

Papua New Guinean hurdler

Richard Nance

American musician

Jessie Maye Smith

American ornithologist

Sarit Shenar

Israeli footballer

Billy Cross

American football player

Emily Pulley

Opera singer

Karyn Forbes

Trinidadian association football player