Address: 2501 4th Ave, Canyon, TX 79016, United States
West Texas A &M University, also known as WTAMU, WT, and formerly West Texas State. It is part of the Texas A&M University System and one of public university. The location is in Canyon, Texas and the distance approximately 13 miles south of Amarillo, a city of 190,695. This university is part of the Amarillo metropolitan area with a population of 268,893. It was built on September 20, 1910 and was originally popular as West Texas State Normal College. West Texas A &M University is considered a selective university that the acceptance rate is about 67.4% (2014). This university has some programs. The programs are 58 undergraduate programs, 39 master’s programs and 1 doctoral program through its 5 colleges and graduate school. This university has awarded to more than 71,000 undergraduate, graduate degree and professional degrees since 1910. It has been named “military friendly” and its academic programs and campus have been known by The Princeton Review, U.S. News & World Report National Geographic, Newsweek and The Daily Beast. U.S.