|Admission Standards||Very High|
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How hard is it to get into Texas A&M and can I get accepted? The school has a 58% acceptance rate ranking it #22 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 24,549 out of 42,476 applicants were admitted making Texas A&M a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 24 percent. Texas A & M University College Station typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 43% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Texas A & M University College Station is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||580|
|SAT Math 25th||580|
|SAT Composite 25th||1160|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||680|
|SAT Math 75th||710|
|SAT Composite 75th||1390|
|Average SAT Score||1280|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Texas A & M University College Station?
Texas A & M University College Station typically prefers applicants to be in the top 31 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1160 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 1040. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1280 out of 1600. The school ranks #7 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 61 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1390 and Above||Good||>70%|
|1275 to 1390||Avg +||58%-70%|
|1160 to 1275||Avg -||45%-58%|
|1045 to 1160||Reach||32%-45%|
|Less than 1045||Low||<32%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||24|
|ACT Math 25th||25|
|ACT Composite 25th||26|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||33|
|ACT Math 75th||30|
|ACT Composite 75th||31|
|Average ACT Score||28|
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 26 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 18 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 24 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 31 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #7 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 39 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Texas A & M University College Station.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|31 and Above||Good||>72%|
|28 to 31||Avg +||58%-72%|
|26 to 28||Avg -||47%-58%|
|24 to 26||Reach||37%-47%|
|Less than 24||Low||<37%|
What GPA do you need to get into Texas A & M University College Station?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Texas A&M. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Texas A & M University College Station was 3.68 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #8 in Texas for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Texas A&M accepts 58% of students who apply.
*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.68 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
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||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%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||42%||44%||43%|
Applicants have 65 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Dec 1, 2021.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Texas A & M University College Station is $75.
What are the requirements for admission to Texas A & M University College Station and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|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|
|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.
61% of students submit their SAT scores to Texas A&M. 39% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
58% of those who apply are granted admission to Texas A&M. Admission competition is low and the college has very high admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1160 and 1390. 61% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 26 and 31. 39% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.