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Texas A&M Geosciences By The Numbers In 2018

Get an overview of the impact and reach of the College of Geosciences.

May 23, 2018

The College of Geosciences at Texas A&M University is the most comprehensive geosciences program in the world. We are the only academic program in the U.S. with comprehensive geosciences: atmospheric sciences, geography, geology and geophysics, and oceanography.

Our extraordinary faculty and researchers are working to solve the most critical challenges facing humanity. Simultaneously, our faculty are preparing students to step into professional careers that will change the world.

Here’s an overview of the Texas A&M College of Geosciences in 2018:

  • A 1:10 faculty to student ratio
  • 20 STEM-based degree programs
  • More than 68% of undergraduates participate in research
  • 10,000 Aggie geoscientists in the Aggie Network
  • $337 million in NSF funding for IODP operations
  • 1,425 students in geosciences
  • 15 geosciences student organizations
  • The only building at Texas A&M with a Doppler
  • 45 years of Texas Sea Grant community impacts

Contact us to get more information about how you can impact the world with Texas A&M Geosciences.

By Leslie Lee ’09

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Aggies can change the world. Geoscientists lead the way.