The Student Achievement Measure is supported by six sponsoring associations, working together to provide a more comprehensive and accurate picture of student progress and completion as students move across institutions and state boundaries.

Texas A & M University-College Station

Texas A&M University is dedicated to the discovery, development, communication, and application of knowledge in a wide range of academic and professional fields. Its mission of providing the highest quality undergraduate and graduate programs is inseparable from its mission of developing new understandings through research and creativity. It prepares students to assume roles in leadership, responsibility, and service to society. Texas A&M assumes as its historic trust the maintenance of freedom of inquiry and an intellectual environment nurturing the human mind and spirit. It welcomes and seeks to serve persons of all racial, ethnic, and geographic groups, women and men alike, as it addresses the needs of an increasingly diverse population and a global economy. In the twenty-first century, Texas A&M University seeks to assume a place of preeminence among public universities while respecting its history and traditions.
First-Time Full-Time

First-Time Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 8,035

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79%
7%
2%
5%
7%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
76%
5%
6%
6%
7%
WITHIN 5 YEARS
51%
3%
31%
8%
7%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at Texas A & M University-College Station in the Fall of 2010. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Texas A & M University-College Station are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Texas A & M University-College Station and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Texas A & M University-College Station are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Texas A & M University-College Station and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Texas A & M University-College Station | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COLLEGE STATION IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2010-11
 
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2013-14
WITHIN 5 YEARS
2014-15
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 0% 3% 51% 76% 79%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 0% 3% 51% 76% 79%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 2% 4% 5%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 2%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 0% 3% 5% 7%
Enrolled at Texas A & M University-College Station 96% 88% 80% 31% 6% 2%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 3% 5% 5% 3% 3%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 4% 4% 3% 3% 2%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 7% 9% 8% 6% 5%
Current Status Unknown 3% 5% 8% 7% 7% 7%
Full-Time Transfer

Full-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 1,687

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85%
7%
2%
6%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
81%
4%
5%
4%
6%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
19%
70%
7%
4%
WITHIN 2 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at Texas A & M University-College Station in the Fall of 2010. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Texas A & M University-College Station are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Texas A & M University-College Station and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Texas A & M University-College Station are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Texas A & M University-College Station and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Texas A & M University-College Station | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Full-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COLLEGE STATION IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2010-11
WITHIN 2 YEARS
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2013-14
 
2014-15
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 19% 64% 81% 84% 85%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 19% 64% 81% 84% 85%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 2% 3% 4% 5%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 2%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 3% 4% 5% 7%
Enrolled at Texas A & M University-College Station 96% 70% 23% 5% 2% 0%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 4% 4% 3% 2% 1%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 3% 2% 1% 1% 1%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 7% 6% 4% 3% 2%
Current Status Unknown 3% 4% 4% 6% 6% 6%
First-Time Part-Time

First-Time Part-Time Students Starting Fall 2006

Number of students: 337

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67%
21%
2%
10%
WITHIN 10 YEARS
65%
17%
1%
5%
12%
WITHIN 8 YEARS
64%
12%
3%
10%
11%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at Texas A & M University-College Station in the Fall of 2006. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Texas A & M University-College Station are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Texas A & M University-College Station and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Texas A & M University-College Station are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Texas A & M University-College Station and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Texas A & M University-College Station | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Part-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COLLEGE STATION IN FALL 2006 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2006-07
 
2007-08
 
2008-09
 
2009-10
 
2010-11
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 8 YEARS
2013-14
 
2014-15
WITHIN 10 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 0% 1% 30% 59% 64% 65% 65% 66% 67%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 0% 1% 30% 59% 64% 65% 65% 66% 67%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 2% 4% 8% 10% 11% 13% 14%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 1% 1% 3% 4% 4% 5% 6% 6% 7%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 1% 1% 5% 8% 12% 15% 17% 19% 21%
Enrolled at Texas A & M University-College Station 96% 82% 71% 41% 9% 3% 2% 1% 0% 0%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 3% 7% 9% 9% 6% 4% 4% 2% 1%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 8% 11% 8% 5% 4% 3% 1% 1% 1%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 11% 18% 17% 14% 10% 7% 5% 3% 2%
Current Status Unknown 3% 6% 9% 7% 10% 11% 11% 12% 12% 10%
Part-Time Transfer

Part-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2006

Number of students: 117

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81%
14%
5%
WITHIN 10 YEARS
80%
11%
1%
2%
6%
WITHIN 8 YEARS
79%
9%
1%
4%
7%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at Texas A & M University-College Station in the Fall of 2006. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Texas A & M University-College Station are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Texas A & M University-College Station and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Texas A & M University-College Station are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Texas A & M University-College Station and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Texas A & M University-College Station | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Part-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COLLEGE STATION IN FALL 2006 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2006-07
 
2007-08
 
2008-09
 
2009-10
 
2010-11
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 8 YEARS
2013-14
 
2014-15
WITHIN 10 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 10% 56% 73% 78% 79% 79% 80% 80% 81%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from Texas A & M University-College Station 0% 10% 56% 73% 78% 79% 79% 80% 80% 81%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 2% 2% 3% 4% 4% 5% 8% 8% 10% 10%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 2% 2% 3% 4% 4% 3% 4% 4%
= Total Graduated from another institution 2% 2% 5% 6% 7% 9% 12% 11% 14% 14%
Enrolled at Texas A & M University-College Station 90% 71% 24% 10% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 4% 3% 6% 4% 3% 2% 2% 0% 0%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 5% 4% 2% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 9% 7% 8% 5% 4% 3% 2% 0% 0%
Current Status Unknown 7% 8% 8% 3% 7% 7% 5% 6% 5% 5%