Admission to the University

College of Graduate Studies
College Hall 150
361-593-2808

In order to apply for admission to the College of Graduate Studies, the applicant must submit an online application via ApplyTexas Webpage to the College of Graduate Studies. 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 the College of Graduate Studies, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, MSC 118, Kingsville, Texas 78363 to ensure the application is processed prior to the beginning of the semester: