If you are planning on applying to TAMUK, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is August 1 and the fee for the application is $25.
The following is an overiew of some of TAMUK's admissions stats.
|TAMUK 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||15%|
|Mean SAT Score||1030|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||27%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||22%|
These are the application deadlines for Texas A&M University-Kingsville.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Info Not Available||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||August 1||––|
Texas A&M University-Kingsville may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with TAMUK directly for more information about early applications.
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Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
TAMUK has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
What does TAMUK consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
Make sure to check with TAMUK for more information on admission factors.
To apply to TAMUK, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with TAMUK's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2|
|Other Requirements||√||written statement and two letters of recommendation for alternate admissions process|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
Students admitted to TAMUK have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 94.9% submitted a class rank. At TAMUK 15% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 40% were in the top 25% and 72% were in the top 50%.
At Texas A&M University-Kingsville, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||19.5%|
|3.50 and 3.74||17.1%|
|3.25 and 3.49||12.9%|
|3.00 and 3.24||12.1%|
|2.50 and 2.9||14%|
|2.00 and 2.49||4.1%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to TAMUK directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
TAMUK looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
TAMUK is test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2022, 27% of TAMUK's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 22% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other TAMUK applicants, you should aim to score between 910 and 1110 (or higher!) on the SAT. At TAMUK 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1110 and 25% of scored lower than 910, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a TAMUK student is 1030.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of TAMUK students scored 560 or higher and 75% of students scored 450 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of TAMUK students scored 560 or higher, and 75% scored a 450 or higher.
To be most competitive at TAMUK, you should strive to earn between 16 and 21 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 21 means you fall in the 75th percentile for TAMUK's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 21, and three out of four students scored lower than 21 on the ACT.
A 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for TAMUK students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to TAMUK.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is August 1. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in TAMUK during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to TAMUK?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to TAMUK.
Does TAMUK accept transfer credits?
❌ TAMUK does not accept transfer credits from accredited institutions. TAMUK accepts:
• CLEP subject tests
Does TAMUK accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ TAMUK accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to TAMUK?
❌ No, TAMUK is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If you have higher than average scores, you should strongly consider submitting them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is TAMUK's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for TAMUK is 93%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at TAMUK?
🟨 TAMUK may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.
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How hard is it to get into TAMUK? TAMUK is a somewhat selective institution. The TAMUK acceptance rate is 93%. This means that the institution accepts 92 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to TAMUK is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to TAMUK is Aug 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
21 and Above
16 to 21
16 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to TAMUK is 20. Students with an ACT score of 21 and above have a good chance of getting into TAMUK. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 21 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1110 and Above
910 to 1110
910 and Less
The median SAT score for TAMUK students is 1030. Applicants with SAT scores of 1110 and above have a good chance of being admitted to TAMUK, while applicants with SAT scores between 910 to 1110 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 910 have a low chance of being offered a spot at TAMUK.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At TAMUK, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.45. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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