About Texas A&M
Texas A&M opened its doors in 1876 as the state’s first public institution of higher learning. Today, it stand as a research-intensive flagship university dedicated to sending Aggie leaders out into the world prepared to take on the challenges of tomorrow.
Located in College Station, Texas, (about 90 miles northwest of Houston and within a two- to three-hour drive from Austin and Dallas), Texas A&M’s main campus is home to over 59,000 students, with more than 436,000 former students worldwide.
With more than 130 undergraduate degree programs, 170 master’s degree programs, 93 doctoral degree programs and 5 first professional degrees as options for study, Texas A&M is full of possibilities.
Texas A&M looks to lead by example in everything they do. Their aim is to set the standard as the world-class university of the future by combining knowledge, research, and innovation to create solutions that few institutions have the depth and breadth to achieve.
- More than 130 undergraduate degree programs, 170 master’s degree programs, 93 doctoral degree programs and 5 first professional degrees as options for study
- Over 60,000 TAMU students
- 142,744 TAMUS total students enrolled
- 3,856 Doctoral students enrolled at TAMU in 2015
- 40% Women
- 60% Men
- 6,828 Masters students enrolled at TAMU in 2015
- 41% Women
- 59% Men
- 5,200 acres of infrastructure
- $4.2 billon budget (TAMUS)