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 11,000 students are enrolled at TAMUK.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores within the range of 790 (25th percentile) to 1010 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and within the range of 16 (25th percentile) to 21 (75th percentile) on the ACT is common among applicants accepted to this school. We were able to estimate the TAMUK average GPA (2.71 - 3.04) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 88% of all those students that apply are granted admission to Texas A & M University-Kingsville, from which 22 percent choose to attend. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected TAMUK acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 80%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at tamuk.edu.

Overall TAMUK Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Texas A & M University-Kingsville was reported as 88.1% in Fall 2013 with over 6,490 college 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: 16 - 21
  • TAMUK Average GPA: 2.71 - 3.04

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

Applicant Selectivity: Low

Students applying to TAMUK have a higher chance of getting accepted due to the low selectivity of the school as determined by the average standardized test scores ACT/SAT and average high school GPA of applicants 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 TAMUK has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 94.7%
  • 2010-2011: 97.3%
  • 2011-2012: 20.3%
  • 2012-2013: 93.5%
  • 2013-2014: 88.1%
  • Projected TAMUK Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 79.6%

How Does TAMUK Compare?

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The acceptance rate for TAMUK is fifty-nine percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi92.6%
Texas A & M International University47.9%
University of the Incarnate Word93.1%
Prairie View A & M University42.3%
Rice University16.7%

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 TAMUK (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English14 - 20
Math16 - 23
Composite Score16 - 21
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