A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A
  2. Value
    A+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    A
  5. Athletics
    A+
  6. Party Scene
    A
  7. Professors
    A+
  8. Location
    A-
  9. Dorms
    B
  10. Campus Food
    A-
  11. Student Life
    A+
  12. Safety
    B
Texas A&M University is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Southeastern Conference
Address
JKW Administration Building, Suite 100
College Station, TX 77843
Website

Texas A&M University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
67%
Application Deadline
December 1
SAT Range
1070-1310
ACT Range
25-30
Application Fee
$75
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
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Test Scores and GPA for Texas A&M University

Cost

Net Price
$13,723/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $6,127/ year
  • $30-48k
    $8,350/ year
  • $49-75k
    $14,802/ year
  • $76-110k
    $19,715/ year
  • $110k+
    $21,304/ year

Academics

Professors
A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
20:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.426 responses
47%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.446 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.444 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
43,531Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
24%
Varsity Athletes
1%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 314 responses
Report
  • Aggies
    40%
  • Friendly
    29%
  • Leaders
    9%
  • Depends on situation, usually friendly
    7%
  • Honorable
    7%
  • Integrity
    4%
  • Friendly, unless you're a minority
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
64%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.540 responses
Poll
58%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.663 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 326 responses
Report
  • Traditional
    40%
  • Full of traditions
    21%
  • An unforgettable expeience
    15%
  • Amazing
    7%
  • Smart choice
    4%
  • Life changing
    4%
  • Big.
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$52,900/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
79%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.329 responses
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Texas A&M University Reviews

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Texas A&M university is a very friendly campus where everyone greets each other very politely and always ready to help. I have never felt safer living anywhere else. Moving away to different city would usually feel differently, but living at A&M feels just like home. Everyone is like a big family. It has so many clubs which personally helped me meet many people and also helped me open up more often. It’s only been a month, and it’s already having positive effect on me. I can truly say I made the right decision choosing A&M. It wouldn’t feel right if I don’t finish off by saying, GIG EM!
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Texas A&M has such a fun and kind community. The academics are great and help is readily available from a multitude of sources for those who need it. The staff, students, and alumni all desire for you to succeed as we are all bonded through 12th man and Aggie spirit! The only downside that I would attribute to attending Texas A&M is that College Station can get pretty boring as a small town with not a whole lot to do. However, it is not hard to make friends and there are a great many programs and organizations of all sorts for those looking for extra activity.
Texas A&M is absolutely breathtaking from every aspect. They make you feel at home the second you set foot in College Station, you don’t even have to be on campus to feel the love. This school has transformed me and made me a better person because of the core Aggie values that are a huge part of Texas A&M. Being a student at Texas A&M makes you feel as though you are apart of a family. A family that you can count on no matter the situation. Attending A&M has a lasting effect on each and every student that attends and it becomes a part of who you are! Whoop!