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Freshman Requirements • Rank in the top 25% of your graduating class. • SAT – 1500 out of 2400 (Verbal + Math + Writing) • ACT – 18 English, 21 Reading, 22 Mathematics and 24 Science • 2 years of the same foreign language • 4 years of Science (Two courses must come from Biology I, Chemistry I, and Physics I plus two additional courses meeting the recommended or advanced/distinguished curriculum) • 4 years of Mathematics (Must include Algebra I and II, Geometry and a fourth math course. Applicants are encouraged to take math each year of high school culminating with a course for which Algebra II is a prerequisite.) • 4 years of English
AP Policy Texas A&M University accepts many of the AP exams for credit hours. Students that have scored a 3, 4, or a 5 on AP exams may receive the appropriate amount of credit hours. For most exams scoring a 4 or a 5 is necessary to receive credit hours. A 4 on most exams can get you 3 credit hours while a 5 may get 4 to 6 credit hours. Classes range from Art history to World History. (http://catalog.tamu.edu/09-10_UG_Catalog/gen_info/admissions/course_credit/advanced_placement.htm)
Tuition and Housing • Tuition and fees: $8,506 in-state, $25,036 out-of-state • Estimated Housing fees: $8,400 • Cost per credit hour (in-state): $177 • Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $728
Important Information • Opened in 1876 as Texas' first public institution of higher learning, Texas A&M University is a research-intensive flagship university with 48,000-plus students studying in more than 250 degree programs in 10 colleges.
Continued • Texas A&M annually ranks at or near the top by national publications such as Kiplinger's Personal Finance, U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, The Princeton Review and Smart Money Magazine in terms of "best value", as well as "payback ratio" – or the amount of earnings new graduates receive relative to the cost of their education.
Continued • More than 2,800 courses offered in more than 150 fields of study • We have over 800 Student Organizations. • The University has awarded 365,000 degrees since the opening in 1876.
Major • Biomedical/Medical Engineering • Degrees offered: Bachelor’s, Masters, and Doctoral. • Required High School Courses: Biology, Chemistry, Algebra I and II, Geometry, and Calculus. Computer Science is recommended. • The six year Master’s program, requires between 15-18 hours per semester. • Cumulative GPR of 3.25 or greater
Sources • https://tamu.edu • https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/college-university-search/texas-universit • http://engineering.tamu.edu/academics/degrees/undergraduate/bmen • http://biomed.tamu.edu/academics/courses/