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Texas A&M University

Opened in 1876 as Texas' first public institution of higher learning, Texas A&M University is a research-intensive flagship university with more than 50,000 students — including 10,000 graduate students — studying in more than 120 undergraduate and 240 graduate degree programs in 16 colleges and schools. 

PhD Programmes

Medicine & Health (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)

About

History

The State of Texas agreed to create a college under the terms of the Morrill Act in November 1866, but actual formation didn't come until the establishment of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas by the Texas state legislature on April 17, 1871.

Education

With 133 undergraduate degree programs, 175 master's degree programs, 92 doctoral degree programs and 5 first professional degrees as options for study, Texas A&M is full of possibilities.

Research

Texas A&M stands today as one of the largest research universities in the United States.Our faculty-researchers generated more than $922 million in research expenditures in FY 2018, all while enhancing undergraduate and graduate education by providing hands-on research.

Career

As one of the nation's premier public institutions of higher education, Texas A&M University is recognized for its commitment to excellence. At the Career Center, our focus is to continue this legacy as we work in concert with employers to satisfy hiring needs. We welcome the opportunity to partner with you as you seek exceptional candidates to meet your organizational needs.

University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2020
189 14
2019
203 -8
2018
195
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
-
2019
171 -12
2018
159
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2019
-
2018
151 -50
2017
101
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2020
-
2019
125 -7
2018
118
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

Here at Texas A&M University, the university is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, student, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability. Diverse perspectives, talents, and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values.

Every month ISS emails the spouses of our students a newsletter with information that will be pertinent to them. The topics we cover in our articles range from events happening in the community, to cultural information about the holidays celebrated in the US, to useful practical information like how to apply for a driving license. 

Housing services

Vision

Department of Residence Life is to offer Texas A&M University students a world-class on-campus student living and learning experience.

We cultivate an environment where students:

  • engage, challenge, and grow together;
  • feel respected and supported;
  • focus on their academic goals; and
  • create positive, memorable experiences, and lifelong friendships.

We provide:

  • safe, sustainable, quality physical environments;
  • well-maintained historic and state-of-the-art facilities;
  • conveniently located cost-effective housing options; and
  • reliable and responsive service.

Library services

Texas A&M University Libraries serves both the research and study needs of students and faculty across campus. Online research collections and services include Get it for me and Ask the Libraries, thousands of books and journals, subject guides and more. Study space and additional research help can be found in any of the libraries located across campus.

ICT services

The IT Security team is responsible for maintaining the data security of the Texas A&M University Health Science Center (HSC) by preparing information technology guidelines and procedures. Additionally, the group ensures compliance with Federal and State mandates, Texas A&M University policies, and Texas A&M University System policies. 

Medical services

Your Texas A&M Health Center provides a multitude of services to keep its students well. From an Emergency Medical Service to physical therapy to education on health topics, Student Health Services offers many resources to help you stay well at school so you can do well in class.Services we provide:

  • Dial-A-Nurse
  • Laboratory
  • Medical Clinic
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Radiology
  • Specialty Clinic
  • Women's Clinic

Student Life

Campus life

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.

Sports facilities

Texas A&M Athletics is a nationally prominent force that is dedicated to building champions through academic achievement and athletic success.

Student clubs

Student organizations at Texas A&M School of Law offer you opportunities to develop personal and professional relationships, hone your leadership skills, and explore special interests related to your future legal career.

Accreditation

Texas A&M University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral degrees.

College Station, Texas, United States

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