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By the numbers

Undergraduate Enrollment 6,800
In-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $743
Out-of-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $1,111
Yearly Room and Board $7,001+
% of Students on Financial Aid 63.5
Median SAT/ACT 940/19
% of African American Students 5.8
% of Asian American Students 0.8
% of Hispanic Students 73.2
% of International Students 3
Student/Teacher Ratio 18:1
Number of Full-time Faculty 372
% of Male/% of Female Students 52/48
Greek System? YES
% of Freshmen Who Live on Campus 68
% of Students Who Graduate in Four Years 20.3
% of Students Who Graduate Overall 40
% of Freshmen Who Return 71.4
% Of Alumni Who Give $$$ to School 1.5

Texas A&M University - Kingsville

Team Name:

Javelinas

Address:

700 University Blvd., Kingsville, TX 78363

Web:

tamuk.edu

Phone:

361-593-2315

Facebook:

javelinas

Twitter:

@JavelinaNation

UNDERGRADUATE ENROLLMENT: 6,800

POINTS OF DISTINCTION

  • Offers the world’s only master’s degree in ranch management through the King Ranch Institute for Ranch Management.
  • The Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Center and the Citrus Center garner international recognition.
  • The National Natural Toxins Research Center is the only federally funded viper research center in the U.S. and is one of the leading research centers in the world for discovering toxins for use in biomedical research.

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY–KINGSVILLE has superior faculty and courses to provide an education that helps students get where they want to go. Degrees include well known programs in engineering, animal and wildlife sciences, kinesiology, social work, and music, along with new bachelor’s degree programs in veterinary technology and criminal justice, and a new master’s degree program in criminology.

Texas A&M–Kingsville’s reputation as a top-tier institution of higher learning goes beyond South Texas. The university consistently appears in the annual Forbes “America’s Best Colleges” list, and it is ranked among the top institutions awarding graduate engineering degrees to Hispanics, according to Diverse: Issues in Higher Education and The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine.

Texas A&M-Kingsville is 13th in the nation on the CollegeNET, Inc. Social Mobility Index and the SmartAsset website ranked the university eighth on its list of “Best Value Public and Private Schools in Texas.”

Starting salaries for Texas A&M–Kingsville graduates are among the highest both regionally and statewide, according to the national college salary report released annually by PayScale, Inc.

Texas A&M–Kingsville’s housing choices include modern suite-style living, traditional residence halls, and living-learning communities where students with similar majors or interests live and study. Kingsville, home to the legendary King Ranch, is safe and friendly, with a population of 25,000. Texas A&M–Kingsville offers a student shuttle service to shopping areas, restaurants, and other businesses.

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