Texas A&M University--Texarkana

2014 Quick Stats
7101 University Avenue

Texarkana, TX 75503

Phone: (903) 223-3000
2012-2013 Tuition
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rolling admission

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Regional Universities (West)

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Texas A&M University--Texarkana is a public institution that was founded in 1971. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,503, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 375 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Texas A&M University--Texarkana's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (West), Tier 2. Its in-state tuition and fees are $5,328 (2012-13); out-of-state tuition and fees are $13,752 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Texas A&M University-Texarkana is a public university serving approximately 1600 junior, senior and graduate level students. The institution produces quality graduates within a career-oriented curriculum in the areas of Business Admin., Arts and Sciences, Health, Behavioral Sciences and Education. Significant work is underway to create a College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

Future plans for A&M-Texarkana include a new 300 acre campus site and downward expansion of classes to freshman and sophomore students. Since the university is located in a border city of Texas and Arkansas, the student body originates from Texas, Arkansas and Oklahoma. Classes are generally smaller than those at a typical campus, allowing faculty to spend more time assisting students. A&M-Texarkana is indeed "Achieving Excellence; Fulfilling Dreams."

General Information

School type public
Year founded 1971
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting rural
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to Texas A&M University--Texarkana, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Texas A&M University--Texarkana is $30. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 34.5 percent.

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Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 34.5%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 44 percent.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Texas A&M University--Texarkana has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,503, with a gender distribution of 34.9 percent male students and 65.1 percent female students.

Total enrollment 1,995
Student gender distribution
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Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Texas A&M University--Texarkana offers a number of student services including placement service and health insurance. Texas A&M University--Texarkana also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at Texas A&M University--Texarkana, 100 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Texas A&M University--Texarkana.

Students who have cars on campus 100%
Health insurance offered Yes

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In-state tuition and fees $5,328 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees $13,752 (2012-13)
Room and board $8,376 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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