Texas A&M University--College Station

College Station, TX

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#58

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Texas A&M University, located in urban College Station, TX, offers highly ranked graduate programs and is known as a research institution. This public institution, founded in 1876, has much to offer on its 5,200 acre campus including numerous clubs and organizations, and a huge Greek life. Students can also give back by volunteering at The Big Event which is the largest single-day, student-run volunteer effort in the country.

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Quick Facts


College Station, TX 77843
Institutional Control: Public
Year Founded: 1876

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
December 01 application deadline
71% accepted

2014-2015 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
2% Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$26,356 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


Specialties

#29
Business
#15
Engineering
#26
Accounting
#12
Aerospace/Aeronautical/Astronautical
#2
Biological/Agricultural
#21
Chemical
#11
Civil
#14
Electrical/Electronic/Communications
#17
Management
#11
Industrial/Manufacturing
#15
Mechanical

School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: No
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, doctorate, master's degree, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Agriculture, general, Agricultural business and management, general, Agribusiness/agricultural business operations, Agricultural economics, Farm/farm and ranch management, Agricultural/farm supplies retailing and wholesaling, Animal/livestock husbandry and production, Agricultural and food products processing, Applied horticulture/horticulture operations, general, Ornamental horticulture, Turf and turfgrass management, Agricultural communication/journalism, Animal sciences, general, Poultry science, Agronomy and crop science, Range science and management, Computer science, Computer graphics, System, networking, and lan/wan management/manager, Aerospace, aeronautical and astronautical/space engineering, Agricultural engineering, Bioengineering and biomedical engineering, Chemical engineering, Civil engineering, general, Computer engineering, general, Electrical and electronics engineering, Mechanical engineering, Naval architecture and marine engineering, Nuclear engineering, Ocean engineering, Petroleum engineering, Industrial engineering, Electrical, electronic and communications engineering technology/technician, Manufacturing engineering technology/technician, Construction engineering technology/technician, Foreign languages and literatures, general, Russian language and literature, German language and literature, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Classics and classical languages, literatures, and linguistics, general, Foods, nutrition, and wellness studies, general, English language and literature, general, Biology/biological sciences, general, Biomedical sciences, general, Biochemistry, Cell/cellular and molecular biology, Microbiology, general, Zoology/animal biology, Entomology, Molecular genetics, Marine biology and biological oceanography, Environmental biology, Mathematics, general, Applied mathematics, general, Natural resources/conservation, general, Environmental studies, Environmental science, Water, wetlands, and marine resources management, Fishing and fisheries sciences and management, Forestry, general, Wildlife, fish and wildlands science and management, International/global studies, Maritime studies, Marine sciences, Multi-/interdisciplinary studies, other, Parks, recreation and leisure studies, Parks, recreation and leisure facilities management, general, Sport and fitness administration/management, Kinesiology and exercise science, Philosophy, Architecture, City/urban, community and regional planning, Landscape architecture, Atmospheric sciences and meteorology, general, Chemistry, general, Geology/earth science, general, Geophysics and seismology, Geological and earth sciences/geosciences, other, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Forensic science and technology, Anthropology, Economics, general, Geography, Geographic information science and cartography, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Marine science/merchant marine officer, Women's studies, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Music, general, Health and wellness, general, Dental hygiene/hygienist, Community health services/liaison/counseling, Public health, general, Registered nursing/registered nurse, Business administration and management, general, Logistics, materials, and supply chain management, Transportation/mobility management, Accounting, Finance, general, Tourism and travel services management, Human resources development, Management information systems, general, Management science, Marketing/marketing management, general, Sales, distribution, and marketing operations, general, History, general, Communication and media studies, Digital communication and media/multimedia

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 47,093
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 42,017
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 4,924

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, international students, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: Cross country
Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for women: Cross country
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, football, golf, swimming, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, equestrian, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 3 6 9
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 1 2 1
Aggravated assault 0 3 2
Burglary 29 60 17
Motor vehicle theft 3 3 9
Arson 1 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 2 2 6
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 0
Burglary 21 52 6
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 2 1 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 0
Burglary 3 2 2
Motor vehicle theft 1 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 3 3 7
Drug law violations 44 36 53
Liquor law violations 122 113 104
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 1 2
Drug law violations 21 9 21
Liquor law violations 33 20 23
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 2 0 2
Liquor law violations 0 15 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.