School Overview

West Texas A & M University is a Public, 4 years college located in Canyon, Texas. WTAMU ranked 41st in Texas Colleges and 35th in Federal Region VI.
It has a total enrollment of 10,036 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. WTAMU's acceptance rate is 97.00% last year (undergraduate school).
West Texas A & M University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address2501 4th Ave, Canyon, TX 79016-0001
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of West Texas A & M University is 97.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 24.00%. The application fees are $55 for undergraduate programs and $40 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate97.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)24.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

WTAMU's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,202 for Texas residents and $11,208 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $7,282 for Texas residents and $8,574 for out-of-students.
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,202$11,208
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,282$8,574
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 10,036 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 4,083 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. WTAMU has 7,326 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,710 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students10,036
Undergraduate Students7,326
Graduate Students2,710
Online Enrollment4,083

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs92 Programs
Number of online programs15 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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