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The department's undergraduate and graduate programs are ranked 11 and 12 respectively among public institutions by U.S. News & World Report.

#11 undergraduate program

Ranked among public institutions, 2023

#12 graduate program

Ranked among public institutions, 2024

Student Enrollment

Enrollment (Fall 2022)
Student Level Number of Students
Undergraduate 198
Master's 51
Doctoral 155
Total Enrollment 404
Source: Texas A&M University Data and Research Services
s reported to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded (Fall 2021, Spring 2022, Summer2022)
Degree Level Number of Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's 48
Master's 18
Doctoral 28
Total Degrees Awarded 94
Source: Texas A&M University Data and Research Services


With a high-quality student body and outstanding faculty, the department is well poised to achieve its mission of excellence in all three areas. Some indicators of our faculty recognition include:

Faculty (Fall 2021)
Tenure Status Number of Faculty
Professors  10
Associate  6
Assistant  3
Endowed  5
Total Faculty 24