Overview

Student Population
10,029
West Texas A & M University overview
 Location Canyon, Texas
 Online wtamu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
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 5,427 prospective students applied, and 3,521 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,205 enrolled in the school.  6,113 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,916 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $5,376 plus fees of $2,559. West Texas A & M University is ranked 799 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Easy 
West Texas A & M University overview
SAT 970/1170
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.25
Applications Accepted
64.9% 
West Texas A & M University overview
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Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Texas Resident Tuition
$5,376
In State Costs for West Texas A & M University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$2,559
Room and Board $7,496
Budget for Other Expenses$4,854
Total One Year Cost$21,285
Out of State Tuition
$6,745
Out of State Costs for West Texas A & M University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$2,559
Room and Board $7,496
Budget for Other Expenses$4,854
Total One Year Cost$22,654

Outcomes

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

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%

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