Admission to the University

Graduate Admissions
Javelina Enrollment Services Center
Memorial Student Union Building 132

In order to apply for admission to the College of Graduate Studies, the applicant must submit an online application via to Graduate Admissions. A student must be admitted both to the College of Graduate Studies and to a specific program in order to take courses for graduate credit. This applies to students with an undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University-Kingsville as well as to others.

Students must receive a satisfactory score on the appropriate nationally standardized graduate aptitude examination(s). These scores are valid for a period of five years from the date taken. Students with graduate degrees from colleges officially approved by Texas A&M University-Kingsville who are seeking a certificate or endorsement only are exempt from the nationally standardized graduate aptitude examination requirement.

All students wanting to attend Texas A&M University-Kingsville must be proficient in the use of English. Students, regardless of immigration status, whose educational instruction has not been in the English language and/or whose first or native language is not English, must demonstrate proficiency in English. Please refer to the Proof of English Proficiency section for more information.

Texas A&M University-Kingsville complies with H.B. 1641 which considers various factors in making a decision for admission into a graduate or professional program.

Admission Deadlines

Completed applications and required documentation must be submitted to Graduate Admissions, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, MSC 128, Kingsville, Texas 78363 to ensure the application is processed prior to the beginning of the semester: