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College Station, Texas

Texas A&M Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Texas A & M University College Station

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
70.5%
Admission Difficulty for Texas A & M University College Station
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery High
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Texas A&M and can I get accepted? The school has a 71% acceptance rate ranking it #39 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 25,866 out of 36,669 applicants were admitted making Texas A&M a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 22 percent. Only 45% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top ten percent of their high school class.

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Texas A&M SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1210-1420
Applicants Submitting SAT
55%
SAT Scores for Texas A & M University College Station
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 620
SAT Math 25th 590
SAT Composite 25th 1210
SAT Scores for Texas A & M University College Station
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 700
SAT Math 75th 720
SAT Composite 75th 1420
Average SAT Score 1320

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Texas A & M University College Station?

Texas A & M University College Station typically requires applicants to be in the top 23 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1210 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1100. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1320 out of 1600. The school ranks #9 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. 55 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Texas A & M University College Station admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1420 and Above Good >81%
1315 to 1420 Avg + 71%-81%
1210 to 1315 Avg - 59%-71%
1105 to 1210 Reach 46%-59%
Less than 1105 Low <46%
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Texas A&M ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
25-30 
Applicants Submitting ACT
45%
ACT Scores for Texas A & M University College Station
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 23
ACT Math 25th 24
ACT Composite 25th 25
ACT Scores for Texas A & M University College Station
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 31
ACT Math 75th 29
ACT Composite 75th 30
Average ACT Score 27

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Texas A&M?

Admission data indicates that Texas A&M regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 22 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #8 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 45 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Texas A & M University College Station.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Texas A & M University College Station admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
30 and Above Good >82%
27 to 30 Avg + 71%-82%
25 to 27 Avg - 62%-71%
23 to 25 Reach 51%-62%
Less than 23 Low <51%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Texas A & M University College Station has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

High School Class Rank

53% of Texas A & M University College Station freshman were in the top ten percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Texas A & M University College Station students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 53%
Top 25% of class 78%
Top 50% of class 85%
Bottom 50% of class 15%
Bottom 25% of class 0%

Admission Statistics

Texas A & M University College Station admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 18,234 18,435 36,669
Accepted 12,687 13,179 25,866
Acceptance Rate 70% 71% 71%
Enrolled 5,549 6,090 11,639
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 44% 46% 45%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Texas A & M University College Station and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Texas A & M University College Station Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Texas A & M University College Station
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228723 IPEDS survey data for Texas A & M University College Station.