At A Glance

 

#1

1st nationally in “Great Schools You Can Actually Get Into” list
Money Magazine, 2015

#4

4th among national public universities in "Best Value Schools" category, highest ranking of any Texas school.
U.S. News & World Report, 2018

#3

3rd in nation among all universities based on "research, service, social mobility, and contributions to society"
Washington Monthly, 2015

#1

1st in Texas in 6-year student graduation rates — both overall and for minorities
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

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Opened in
1876

Primary Location:
College Station, Texas

  • Branch Campuses: Galveston, Texas and Doha, Qatar
  • College Station Campus: 5,200 acres
  • Colors: Maroon & White
  • Nickname: Aggies
  • Athletics: NCAA Division I in Southeastern Conference (SEC)
  • Total Enrollment (Fall 2017): 68,625
  • Student Organizations: 1,100+
  • Undergraduates: 53,690
  • Graduate & Professional: 12,271
  • First-generation Students: 25%
  • Former Students: 469,000+
  • College Station Campus and Law School: 63,293
  • Corps of Cadets*: 2,550+

*Commissions more officers than any institution other than the nation's service academies

 
68,625

Total Enrollment
Fall 2017

Academics & Research Download PDF

 
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128
Undergraduate Degree Programs

268
Graduate Degree Programs

  • Member of the Association of American Universities (AAU)
  • Colleges and Schools: 19
  • Master's degree programs: 200
  • Doctoral degree programs: 100
  • First professional degree programs: 5
  • Study Abroad: 5,330 students to 105 countries each year
  • Total Faculty: 3,750
  • National Academies Faculty: 19
  • Nobel Prize: 3
  • Wolf Prize: 3
  • Research expenditures*: $892 million+in FY2016

* #16 nationally, National Science Foundation, 2015