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West Texas A & M University

Canyon, TX, USA
3.77 Average Rating
West Texas A&M University is a public institution based in Canyon, TX, and part of the TAMU System. The school operates several research facilities including the Advanced Wind Turbine Test Facility and the Academic and Research Environmental Health and Safety Office. Top fields of study include nursing, biology, and kinesiology and exercise science. WTAMU is a designated military-friendly college with a “selective” admissions process.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
86%
Out of State Students
13%
0
100
61%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
10,060
Total Number of Undergrads
7,394
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
25%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
41%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
21:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$13,806
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$8,907
Out-of-State Tuition
$10,533
0
100
58%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
72%
Average Aid Per Year
$6,088
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
108
Size of Town
Town: Fringe
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Amarillo
Dallas
Houston
Lubbock
Austin
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
63%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$42,700
More About Post-Grad

What Students Are Saying

3.77 Average Rating
Good faculty, close to home, great programs.
George from Amarillo, TX
A small campus, which is very community oriented. It is quickly becoming a top public university in the U.S.. Great school for getting involved and finding a job after college.
Morgan from Keyes, OK

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