Established in 1910, West Texas A&M University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Canyon (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Texas. This institution also has a branch campus in Amarillo. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 110 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. WTAMU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||West Texas A&M University|
|Motto||Visio Veritas Valor
Vision. Truth. Valor.
|Colours||Maroon and white|
|Address||2501 4Th Avenue
|Tel||+1 (806) 651 0000|
|Fax||+1 (806) 651 2071|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is recommended
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||2501 4th Avenue, WTAMU Box 60907
(806) 651 2073
800 999 8268
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
West Texas A & M University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 302,738 physical volumes, 26,743 physical media, 3,986 digital/electronic medium and 184 licensed digital/electronic databases.
West Texas A&M University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,346 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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