West Texas A & M UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Canyon, Texas Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,135

Avg in-state tuition

$9,541

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About West Texas A & M University

West Texas A & M University is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Canyon, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 9,970, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 69%. The university offers 58 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 45%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,135, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $9,541.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

69% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 69%

Retention Rate 68%

Graduation Rate 45%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 940-1140

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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58%

Female Student Population

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

10k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

57%

Hispanic

27%

Black

5%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

3%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

39% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

39%

State Grant Aid

82%

Institution Grant Aid

46%

Pell Grant

39%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,561
State Grant Aid $5,109
Institution Grant Aid $2,505
Pell Grant Aid $4,397
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.