Texas A & M University-College Station (Texas A&M)

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Texas A & M University-College Station can be found in College Station, TX, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. The students enrolled at Texas A&M number about fifty thousand each year, and is one of the largest universities in the state.

Many of the students getting into Texas A & M University-College Station got an SAT score within the range of 1560 to 1900, or got accepted with an ACT composite score within the range of 23 to 29. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Texas A&M average GPA ranges from 3.28 to 3.57 for accepted students. Texas A&M has an acceptance rate of around 69% with 47% of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. Using acceptance rate data from previous years, we can project that the Texas A&M acceptance rate in 2015 is going to be around 68%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.tamu.edu.

Overall Texas A&M Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Texas A & M University-College Station was reported as 69.5% in Fall 2013 with over 31,400 college applications submitted to Texas A & M University-College Station. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • Texas A&M SAT Scores: 1560 - 1900
  • Texas A&M ACT Scores: 23 - 29
  • Texas A&M Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.57

How Hard Is It to Get into Texas A & M University-College Station?

Applicant Selectivity: High

Texas A&M has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Texas A & M University-College Station has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 66.9%
  • 2010-2011: 68.6%
  • 2011-2012: 63.4%
  • 2012-2013: 66.9%
  • 2013-2014: 69.5%
  • Projected Texas A&M Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 67.5%

How Does Texas A&M Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Texas A & M University-College Station is twenty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Sam Houston State University65.0%
Baylor University57.5%
University of Houston58.4%
The University of Texas at Austin40.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Texas A&M (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading520 - 630
Math550 - 660
Writing490 - 610
Total Score1560 - 1900
ACT®Score Range
English22 - 29
Math24 - 29
Composite Score23 - 29
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