Texas A & M University-Kingsville (TAMUK)

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Texas A & M University-Kingsville can be found in Kingsville, TX, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 8,200 students are enrolled at TAMUK.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores within the range of 940 (25th percentile) to 1120 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and within the range of 17 (25th percentile) to 22 (75th percentile) on the ACT is common among applicants accepted to this school. We were able to estimate the TAMUK average GPA (2.80 - 3.14) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 77% of all those students that apply are granted admission to Texas A & M University-Kingsville, from which 20 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at .tamuk.edu.

Overall TAMUK Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Texas A & M University-Kingsville was reported as 77.3% in Fall 2020 with over 6,370 applications submitted to TAMUK. 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

  • TAMUK ACT Scores: 17 - 22
  • TAMUK Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.14

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

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Texas A & M University-Kingsville is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

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-Kingsville has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 82.3%
  • 2017-2018: 84.1%
  • 2018-2019: 89.1%
  • 2019-2020: 77.3%
  • Projected TAMUK Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 76.8%

How Does TAMUK Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for TAMUK is thirty-six percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Texas A & M International University54.2%
University of Houston-Victoria55.5%
Our Lady of the Lake University-San Antonio68.0%
Trinity University28.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

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

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to TAMUK (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading470 - 560
Math470 - 560
Total Score940 - 1120
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 21
Math16 - 21
Composite Score17 - 22
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