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Rankings

The Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University is the largest program in the U.S. with a current enrollment of 258 undergraduate and 145 graduate students. Our program is ranked second* nationally in undergraduate and third in graduate studies among public universities (U.S. News and World Report). *This specialty was last ranked by U.S. News & World Report in 2005.

Students

Enrollment (Fall 2020 - preliminary numbers)

  • 258 - Undergraduate (excluding freshmen)
  • 145 - Graduate
  • 403 - Total Enrollment

Diversity (Fall 2020 - preliminary numbers)

  • 20 percent female
  • 80 percent male 
  • 5.7 percent Asian
  • 1.5 percent black
  • 22.3 percent Hispanic
  • 12 percent other or unknown
  • 11.7 percent international
  • 53 percent white

Degrees Awarded (2019-2020)

  • 71 - Bachelor of Science, Nuclear Engineering/Radiological Health Engineering
  • 19 - Master of Science/Master of Engineering, Nuclear Engineering
  • 10 - Doctor of Philosophy, Nuclear Engineering