Public University

46,707 students

Texas A&M University, a public university located in College Station, has 46,707 students enrolled. 31,387 prospective students applied in 2013. 21,803 (69 percent) of those students were admitted and 10,241 (47 percent) enrolled in classes. It cost $8,506 in 2013 for in-state students, compared to $25,126 for out-of-state students.

For students admitted in 2011, SAT scores ranged from 520 to 630 on critical reading, 550 to 660 on math, and 490 to 610 on writing.

Texas A&M University is represented by Congressional District 17, John Raney in Texas House District 14, and Charles Schwertner in Texas Senate District 5

401 Joe Routt Blvd.
College Station, Texas 77843
(979) 845-3211

Admissions

Number of students who applied, were admitted and enrolled
Year Applicants Admitted Enrolled
2001 16,681 11,558 (69.2%) 6,760 (58.4%)
2002 17,284 11,777 (68.1%) 6,949 (59.0%)
2003 17,250 11,639 (68.1%) 6,675 (59.0%)
2004 17,324 12,426 (67.5%) 7,068 (57.4%)
2005 17,911 12,547 (71.7%) 7,079 (56.9%)
2006 17,382 12,774 (70.1%) 7,799 (56.4%)
2007 18,778 13,530 (73.5%) 8,076 (61.1%)
2008 20,887 14,640 (72.1%) 8,091 (59.7%)
2009 22,969 15,369 (70.1%) 8,104 (55.3%)
2010 23,314 16,003 (66.9%) 8,176 (52.7%)
2011 25,990 16,488 (68.6%) 8,254 (51.1%)
2012 27,730 18,546 (63.4%) 8,143 (50.1%)
2013 31,387 21,803 (69.4%) 10,241 (46.9%)
2001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013
Applicants 16,68117,28417,25017,32417,91117,38218,77820,88722,96923,31425,99027,73031,387
Admitted
(% of Applicants)
11,558 (69.2%)11,777 (68.1%)11,639 (68.1%)12,426 (67.5%)12,547 (71.7%)12,774 (70.1%)13,530 (73.5%)14,640 (72.1%)15,369 (70.1%)16,003 (66.9%)16,488 (68.6%)18,546 (63.4%)21,803 (69.4%)
Enrolled
(% of Admitted)
6,760 (58.4%)6,949 (59.0%)6,675 (59.0%)7,068 (57.4%)7,079 (56.9%)7,799 (56.4%)8,076 (61.1%)8,091 (59.7%)8,104 (55.3%)8,176 (52.7%)8,254 (51.1%)8,143 (50.1%)10,241 (46.9%)
Applicants, admitted and enrolled students by year

Students

Test Scores

Average SAT scores by section for enrolling students (writing section not introduced until 2006 and still not reported by some institutions)
Year Scores (25th percentile - 75th percentile)
Critical Reading Math Writing
Fall 2001 520 - 630 550 - 660 N/A
Fall 2002 520 - 630 550 - 660 N/A
Fall 2003 520 - 640 550 - 660 N/A
Fall 2004 520 - 640 550 - 660 N/A
Fall 2005 530 - 640 560 - 670 N/A
Fall 2006 520 - 630 560 - 660 500 - 610
Fall 2007 520 - 630 560 - 670 500 - 610
Fall 2008 520 - 630 560 - 670 500 - 610
Fall 2009 520 - 630 560 - 670 500 - 610
Fall 2010 530 - 650 570 - 680 510 - 620
Fall 2011 530 - 650 570 - 670 510 - 620
Fall 2012 520 - 640 560 - 670 500 - 610
Fall 2013 520 - 630 550 - 660 490 - 610
2001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013
Critical Reading 520 - 630520 - 630520 - 640520 - 640530 - 640520 - 630520 - 630520 - 630520 - 630530 - 650530 - 650520 - 640520 - 630
Math 550 - 660550 - 660550 - 660550 - 660560 - 670560 - 660560 - 670560 - 670560 - 670570 - 680570 - 670560 - 670550 - 660
Writing N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A500 - 610500 - 610500 - 610500 - 610510 - 620510 - 620500 - 610490 - 610
Critical reading, math and writing SAT scores of the 25th–75th percentile by year
(writing section not introduced until 2006 and still not reported by some institutions)

Sections

Enrollment

Number of full-time equivalent students enrolled
2003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) 41,55541,06541,66342,48943,56744,81245,42145,97046,68946,707
Full-Time 38,93639,60740,65441,69342,77743,33843,96744,46244,231
Part-Time 5,4995,3034,7264,8495,2625,3645,1625,7686,396

Demographics

Percent of student body by ethnicity
(Reporting criteria changed over reporting period. Specifically, prior to 2011, Pacific Islander was bundled with Asian; Multiracial was introduced in 2010; and Unknown was introduced in 2010.)
1993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014
White 77.9%77.9%77.4%77.0%76.9%77.0%76.4%77.2%76.5%76.6%76.6%76.3%75.7%75.0%73.6%72.4%70.7%68.9%67.1%65.8%64.3%62.6%
Black 2.9%2.9%3.0%3.2%3.2%3.0%2.9%2.6%2.4%2.4%2.3%2.3%2.5%2.8%3.0%3.0%3.2%3.3%3.1%3.1%3.0%2.9%
Hispanic 8.4%8.4%9.0%9.7%9.6%9.6%9.4%8.7%8.4%8.2%8.2%8.5%9.3%10.2%10.9%11.3%12.2%13.0%14.3%15.2%16.2%17.6%
Asian 3.5%3.5%3.7%3.4%3.2%3.2%3.2%3.1%3.1%3.0%3.0%2.9%3.1%3.4%3.8%4.0%4.2%4.6%4.3%4.5%4.7%4.8%
Pacific Islander ******************0.1%0.1%0.1%0.1%
Native 0.3%0.3%0.2%0.3%0.3%0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%0.5%0.5%0.4%0.5%0.5%0.5%0.5%0.5%0.6%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%
Multiracial ******************1.8%2.1%2.4%2.6%
International 6.9%6.9%6.6%6.5%6.7%6.9%6.7%6.7%7.6%7.9%8.2%8.5%8.2%7.6%7.8%8.2%8.7%9.0%8.7%8.6%8.7%8.7%
Unknown ******1.1%1.3%1.6%1.4%1.2%0.9%0.7%0.5%0.5%0.4%0.4%0.6%0.3%0.3%0.4%0.5%
Student body breakdown by ethnicity and total enrollment

Race / Ethnicity

Price Trends

Average total cost for in-state and out-of-state students by year
Year In-State Costs Out-Of-State Costs Books & Supplies Room & Board
1999 $2,640 $7,824 $772 $4,898
2000 $3,374 $9,824 $788 $5,164
2001 $3,722 $10,052 $802 $5,260
2002 $4,748 $11,288 $818 $6,030
2003 $5,051 $12,131 $830 $6,030
2004 $5,955 $13,695 $1,186 $6,887
2005 $6,399 $14,679 $1,180 $6,952
2006 $6,966 $15,216 $1,280 $7,660
2007 $7,335 $15,675 $1,156 $6,480
2008 $7,844 $22,184 $1,200 $8,000
2009 $8,176 $22,606 $1,278 $8,039
2010 $8,387 $22,817 $1,350 $8,008
2011 $8,421 $23,811 $1,340 $8,200
2012 $8,506 $25,035 $1,272 $8,400
2013 $8,506 $25,126 $1,246 $8,450
199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013
In-State Tuition $2,640 $3,374 $3,722 $4,748 $5,051 $5,955 $6,399 $6,966 $7,335 $7,844 $8,176 $8,387 $8,421 $8,506 $8,506
Out-Of-State Tuition $7,824 $9,824 $10,052 $11,288 $12,131 $13,695 $14,679 $15,216 $15,675 $22,184 $22,606 $22,817 $23,811 $25,035 $25,126
Books & Supplies $772 $788 $802 $818 $830 $1,186 $1,180 $1,280 $1,156 $1,200 $1,278 $1,350 $1,340 $1,272 $1,246
Room & Board $4,898 $5,164 $5,260 $6,030 $6,030 $6,887 $6,952 $7,660 $6,480 $8,000 $8,039 $8,008 $8,200 $8,400 $8,450
Total costs for in-state and out-of-state students by year

Total Costs

Tuition and Fees for in-state and out-of-state students by year

Tuition

Graduation Rates

Percent of first-time, full-time students who graduated in four, five or six years
Graduation Rates (Bachelor's Degree)
Year 4-Year 5-Year 6-Year
FY 1999 27.50% 65.70% 76.70%
FY 2000 30.50% 68.50% 77.00%
FY 2001 31.50% 70.40% 78.20%
FY 2002 32.10% 70.50% 79.20%
FY 2003 36.60% 72.20% 79.20%
FY 2004 37.60% 74.30% 80.90%
FY 2005 39.50% 73.90% 82.20%
FY 2006 42.60% 74.80% 81.60%
FY 2007 46.70% 76.20% 82.30%
FY 2008 47.20% 78.30% 83.60%
FY 2009 50.70% 78.10% 84.10%
FY 2010 50.10% 79.80% 83.60%
FY 2011 52.10% 79.10% 84.40%
FY 2012 52.40% 80.00% 84.20%
FY 2013 53.80% 80.50% 84.80%
199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013
4-Year 27.50%30.50%31.50%32.10%36.60%37.60%39.50%42.60%46.70%47.20%50.70%50.10%52.10%52.40%53.80%
5-Year 65.70%68.50%70.40%70.50%72.20%74.30%73.90%74.80%76.20%78.30%78.10%79.80%79.10%80.00%80.50%
6-Year 76.70%77.00%78.20%79.20%79.20%80.90%82.20%81.60%82.30%83.60%84.10%83.60%84.40%84.20%84.80%
Percent of first-time, full-time students who graduated in four, five or six years

Graduations