Texas A&M University

College Station, TX 77843
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Texas A&M Health Science Center is a private institution in Bryan, Texas, which borders the city of College Station. The center was established in 1999 as an independent institution and received accreditation in 2002. It merged with Texas A&M University in 2013 and is quickly becoming one of the biggest health centers in the country. The health center now operates five colleges throughout the state, including the Texas A&M College of Nursing in Bryan and Round Rock. The health science center also opened the Clinical Learning Resource Center. The resource center is a high-tech simulated hospital environment offering hands-on training for students in a variety of health fields.

Three undergraduate programs are available that lead to BSN degrees. These CCNE-accredited programs include BSN, RN to BSN, and accelerated BSN. When enrolled in the traditional BSN program, students complete two years of prerequisite courses, which includes courses in the biological, physical, and behavioral sciences. These prerequisite courses may be completed at any accredited institution while the remaining two years of nursing courses are offered at the Bryan and Round Rock campuses. The accelerated program is for students who already have bachelor’s degrees and can be completed in 15 months. Both the traditional and accelerated programs include training through clinical rotations at local healthcare facilities.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleMidsize City
Number of Students67,929
Student to Faculty Ratio21:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate92%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 18 135
Master's degree 1 4

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/1924 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT1140 to 1360
ACT25 to 30
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $75
Graduates $65

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$265/credit
In State Students$265/credit
Out of State Students$1,120/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$272/credit
In State Students$272/credit
Out of State Students$710/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $11,925 $11,925 $50,400
ADN 70 $18,550 $18,550 $78,400
BSN 125 $33,125 $33,125 $140,000
FNP 50 $13,600 $13,600 $35,500
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 75% of Texas A&M University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 21% $4,520
Other Federal Grant 6% $675
State Grant & Scholarships 21% $5,036
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 48% $5,243
Federal Student Loans 33% $5,191
Private Loans 5% $13,692


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$12,199
$30,001 to $48,000$14,858
$48,001 to $75,000$20,414
$75,001 to $110,000$25,956
Over $110,000$26,988

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Ethnic Diversity
Non-resident alien
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Texas state board of nursing.
Texas A&M University
JKW Administration Building, Suite 200
College Station, TX 77843

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