West Texas A & M University


Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Texas


West Texas A&M University, a member of The Texas A&M
University System, is a student-centered, learning community
dedicated to educating tomorrow's leaders through innovative
academic and co-curricular undergraduate and graduate programs. It is a strong regional university with a quality faculty, selective admissions, small classes averaging 23 students and affordable tuition. With more than 7,000 students, WTAMU is large enough to insure diversity in lifestyles, values and backgrounds. The University is well suited for community college transfers and older students returning to college.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 7535
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 238

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 32:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

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Contact Information

2501 4th Ave
Canyon Texas 79016

Website: http://www.wtamu.edu

Main Email: admissions@wtamu.edu

Main Phone: 806-651-2000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Meghan Mackey

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:
Kristine Combs
Director, International Student Office

Athletics Contact:
Michael McBroom

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

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High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Minimum GPA - 2.0.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
In general, credit may be granted for courses taken at a regionally accredited institution when a grade of at least a C has been earned.

Credits (Min/Max):
Minimum credits to apply as a transfer - 12 credits. Maximum credits from a two-year institution - 66 credits. No limit on credits from a four-year institution.

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT/ACT scores are required if applying with less than 12 credits.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Not required for general admissions.

Essay(s) required:
Not required for general admissions.

Application Fee:
$25 nonrefundable application fee ($75 for international applicants).

Other Requirements:
All applicants must be eligible for re-admission at the last school attended. Transfer students from Texas public community colleges who meet certain requirements will be guaranteed admission to Texas A&M University.

Fall Deadline:
Rolling Admissions

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General Financial Aid Information:
For scholarships complete the scholarship application after applying for admission. For Financial Aid complete the FAFSA as soon as possible. Contact Student Financial Aid at 806-651-2055 or financial@wtamu.edu.

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