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West Texas A&M University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Canyon, TX

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
  • Agricultural Business and Management, General
  • Agricultural Communication/Journalism
  • Agriculture, General
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Dance, General
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Equestrian/Equine Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • General Studies
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Musical Theatre
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Engineering
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Wildlife Biology
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Education
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
342
Part-Time Faculty
141
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
50%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 7% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 27% of classes
30-39 students: 19% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 39% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 49% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 8% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Not reported
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
846,998
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1200
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Science, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Communication--General
  • Counselor Education
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • History
  • Music
  • Nursing--General
  • Plant Sciences

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

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