Overview

Student Population
10,060
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
Religious Affiliation 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 6,116 prospective students applied, and 3,753 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,245 enrolled in the school.  6,243 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,817 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $5,375 plus fees of $2,471. West Texas A & M University is ranked 835 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Easy 
West Texas A & M University overview
SAT 1060/1240
ACT 19/23
GPA 3.25
Applications Accepted
61.4% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Texas Resident Tuition
$5,375
In State Costs for West Texas A & M University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$2,471
Room and Board $7,496
Budget for Other Expenses$4,854
Total One Year Cost$21,196
Out of State Tuition
$6,646
Out of State Costs for West Texas A & M University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$2,471
Room and Board $7,496
Budget for Other Expenses$4,854
Total One Year Cost$22,467

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.