General Information About Texas A & M University at Galveston
About TAMUG Texas Maritime Academy Ocean voyages, sailing in Galveston Bay, beachfront experiments and independent study complement the rigorous classroom experience at our island campus. The by-the-sea campus environment complements the unique curricular offerings. The atmosphere fostered by the faculty, staff and students emphasizes the intimate relationship between the University and the sea. TAMUG is recognized nationally for academic excellence. The ocean-oriented academic programs are accredited regionally and professionally. Time Magazine’s Princeton Review lists us as among the top 650 colleges in the U.S. Only 8 other public colleges in Texas are included.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Navy)
- Teacher certification
- Study abroad
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- City: Small
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 1,257 Percent Admitted 77% Men Admitted 78% Women Admitted 76% Full Time Retention Rate 34%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 460 590 Math 490 600
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 20 25 English 19 24 Math 20 25
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,876 Native American 21.0 Asian 52.0 African American 51.0 Hispanic 242.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 1,681 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 40