West Texas A & M University

2501 4th Ave
Canyon, TX 79016
(806) 651-0000
http://www.wtamu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 7,634
  • Undergraduate population: 6,250
  • Student to faculty ratio: 22 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $12,220
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $18,348
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $13,944
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $20,072

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 55%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $5,682
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 34%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $1,146
  • Students receiving federal aid: 34%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $1,176
  • Students receiving state aid: 38%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 51%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 2,960
  • Percent admitted: 66%
  • Percent admitted (men): 66%
  • Percent admitted (women): 66%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 440, 550
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 460, 560
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 7,535
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 44%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 56%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 40%
  • Graduation rate (men): 29%
  • Graduation rate (women): 49%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD