TAMUK Admission RequirementsKingsville, Texas
Chances of getting into Texas A & M University Kingsville
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into TAMUK and can I get accepted? The school has a 89% acceptance rate ranking it #61 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 6,523 out of 7,320 applicants were admitted making Texas A & M University Kingsville an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 70 percent. Texas A & M University Kingsville typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 19% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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TAMUK SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT54%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||470|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||940|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||570|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1130|
|Average SAT Score||1040|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Texas A & M University Kingsville?
Texas A & M University Kingsville typically requires applicants to be in the top 71 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 940 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 840. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #47 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. 54 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1130 and Above||Good||>93%|
|1035 to 1130||Avg +||89%-93%|
|940 to 1035||Avg -||83%-89%|
|845 to 940||Reach||74%-83%|
|Less than 845||Low||<74%|
TAMUK ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT46%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||20|
|ACT Math 75th||22|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into TAMUK?
Admission data indicates that TAMUK regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #55 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 46 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Texas A & M University Kingsville.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>94%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||89%-94%|
|17 to 19||Avg -||84%-89%|
|15 to 17||Reach||78%-84%|
|Less than 15||Low||<78%|
Avg. High School GPA3.3
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into Texas A & M University Kingsville. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Texas A & M University Kingsville was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #42 in Texas for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.3 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as TAMUK accepts 89% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||20%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||16%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||19%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||5%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
76% of Texas A & M University Kingsville freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||9%|
|Top 25% of class||35%|
|Top 50% of class||76%|
|Bottom 50% of class||24%|
|Bottom 25% of class||2%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||16%||23%||19%|
What are the requirements for admission to Texas A & M University Kingsville and what considerations affect 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||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228705 IPEDS survey data for Texas A & M University Kingsville.
Frequently Asked Questions
54% of students submit their SAT scores to TAMUK. 46% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
89% of those who apply are granted admission to TAMUK. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 940 and 1130. 54% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.