The first public college in the state—and now, the largest—Texas A&M University is a destination of choice for top students, faculty, and staff from around the world.
For students, this means leadership opportunities as well as academic excellence. While on campus, they can get involved with any of more than 1,100 student organizations. They also explore the world through global work and volunteer opportunities, as well as the largest public university study abroad program in the nation. Texas A&M is one of the leading institutions in the number of alumni CEOs in the Fortune 500.
For faculty and staff, a career at Texas A&M means being associated with a Tier 1 research institution and member of the prestigious Association of American Universities. Research conducted at Texas A&M generated annual expenditures of more than $1.148 billion in fiscal year 2021. Texas A&M ranked fourteenth in the most recent NSF Higher Education Research and Development Survey based on expenditures of more than $1.131 billion in fiscal year 2020.
And College Station—located in the heart of the Houston-Dallas-Austin triangle—is consistently ranked among the nation’s top small cities in terms of growth, economic opportunity, and quality of life.