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West Texas A & M University

Canyon, Texas

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Overview

Student Population
10,036
West Texas A & M University overview
Location Canyon, Texas
Online wtamu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
West Texas A & M University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Canyon, Texas, West Texas A & M University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,992 prospective students applied, and 2,908 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,254 enrolled in the school.  6,241 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,795 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $5,748 plus fees of $2,708. West Texas A & M University is ranked 674 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

5/10
Overall
4/10
Academics
3/10
Resources
6/10
Outcomes
4/10
Value

West Texas A & M University is rated within the lower 41% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for West Texas A & M University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
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SAT 920/1130
ACT 18/23
Estimated GPA 3.25
Applications Accepted
58.3% 
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Applications Due May 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $55

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Annual Cost to Attend

Texas Resident Tuition
$5,748
In State Costs for West Texas A & M University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$2,708
Room and Board $7,496
Budget for Other Expenses$4,854
Total One Year Cost$21,806
Out of State Resident Tuition
$7,195
Out of State Costs for West Texas A & M University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$2,708
Room and Board $7,496
Budget for Other Expenses$4,854
Total One Year Cost$23,253

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$44,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
42% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by West Texas A & M University students
Subject Percent of Class
General Studies 16%
Business 13%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 13%
Health Professions 10%
Agriculture 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=229814 IPEDS survey data for West Texas A & M University.

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