At A Glance

 

#1

1st in nation for six-year graduation rates
Chronicle of Higher Education, 2018

#1

1st among national public universities for a superior education at an affordable cost
Fiske Guide to Colleges, 2018

#1

1st in nation for most graduates serving as CEOs of Fortune 500 companies (tied with University of Michigan)
Fortune, 2018

#1

1st public university in Texas for best value
Money, 2018

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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 2018): 69,367
  • Student Organizations: 1,100+
  • Undergraduates: 54,369
  • Graduate & Professional: 14,998
  • First-generation Students: 25%
  • Former Students: about 480,000
  • College Station Campus: 64,126
  • Corps of Cadets*: 2,400+

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

 
69,367

Total Enrollment
Fall 2018

Academics & Research Download PDF

 
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128
Undergraduate Degree Programs

300
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*: $905 million+ in FY2017

* #16 nationally, National Science Foundation, 2015