Texas A & M University Texarkana

Texas A & M University Texarkana

Texas A&M University - Texarkana was founded in 1971 by the Texas Legislature. It was formerly known as the East Texas State University at Texarkana. The university became a member of The Texas A&M University System in 1996. The university is located on the border of Arkansas and Texas. The university offers graduate programs in various areas of study including business administration, accounting, psychology, nursing, and interdisciplinary studies. The university has the following three colleges under it:

  • College of Arts and Sciences and Education
  • College of Business
  • College of Health and Behavioral Science

The students at Texas A&M University - Texarkana take part in several on-campus clubs and organizations such as the Business Club, Sociology Society, Accounting Club, and Student Council for Exceptional Children. The university also offers financial assistance in the form of loans and scholarships.

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Contacting Texas A&M Texarkana

Texas A & M University-Texarkana
2600 N Robison Rd
Texarkana , TX 75505
General Phone: (903) 223-3000

Texas A&M Texarkana Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts217English, general studies, interdisciplinary studies, history
Business and Management158business, business management, accounting, finance, human resources, international business, MIS, marketing
Education and Teaching53education, curriculum and instruction, educational administration, instructional media design, special ed, adult education, elementary school teaching, secondary teaching
Therapy and Counseling36psychology, counseling psychology, school psychology
Nursing and Emergency Medicine15registered nursing
Security and Law Enforcement11criminal justice and safety
Media7mass communication
Computer Science and Engineering1computer and info science

Number of programs and degrees for Texas A&M Texarkana in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree33419
Master's degree17514

Texas A&M Texarkana Student Body

In 2007-2008, Texas A&M Texarkana had a total enrollment of 1,656 students (1,195 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 61%
Graduate 39%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 76%
Black 18%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 0%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 0%
20-21 6%
22-24 20%
25-29 21%
30-34 15%
35-39 12%
40-49 17%
50-64 8%
65+ 0%

Texas A&M Texarkana Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Texarkana, Texas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Texas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Texas A&M Texarkana Admissions and Selectivity

Application Requirements:

Years of College Work Before Admittancerecommended

Texas A&M Texarkana Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Texas A&M Texarkana participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3170300)

Texas A&M Texarkana Faculty

Texas A&M Texarkana has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year5$145,4132*
Associate professorcalendar year0*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year6$135,3743$114,269

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year12$82,0477$72,349
Associate professoracademic year6$58,7256$59,964
Assistant professoracademic year13$62,8837$60,227
Instructoracademic year0*5$50,040
All faculty totalacademic year31$69,49625$61,521

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Texas A&M Texarkana Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Finance, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Education And Teaching
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Curriculum and Instruction
Education, General
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational/Instructional Media Design
Elementary Education and Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Special Education and Teaching, General

Liberal Arts
English Language and Literature, General
General Studies
History, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Mathematics, General

Mass Communication/Media Studies

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General
School Psychology

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