With over 200 institutions of higher education to choose from in Texas, and an environment as diverse as the culture, Texas, the Lone Star state, is a great place to live and learn!
Mexico Mission Trip Fall 2017
October 12-20, 2017
Study Texas, in cooperation with Education USA and the Mexico College Fair Tour, is pleased to offer its members an opportunity to recruit international students in Mexico. Registration for Education USA: US-Mexico Academic Mobility Fair segments are open at http://bit.ly/2017USMexicoFair, and registration for the Mexico College Fair events is open at https://sites.google.com/site/mexicocollegefairtour/home/.
The mission will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 12th with a Study Texas Networking Reception to meet education agents, guidance counselors, media, and colleagues.
The host hotel is the J.W. Marriott, where Study Texas members will receive a discounted government rate via the U.S. Commercial Service. Study Texas will provide designated bus transportation on October 14th for its members given that day’s hectic schedule; each other day will have transportation provided by event sponsor.
West Texas A&M University
Founded in 1910, West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) is part of the world famous Texas A&M University System. In 2010, West Texas A&M University was recognized in the coveted top tier of the “Best Regional Public Universities‐West” category in the U.S. News and World Report’s annual rankings of America’s Best Colleges.
West Texas A&M University provides a unique blend of liberal arts and career‐oriented educational opportunities, quality instruction, selective admissions, affordable cost, and a friendly and safe campus atmosphere. WTAMU serves a diverse student population of approximately 9,000 students including 300 international students from over 40 countries. WTAMU is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees.
DID YOU KNOW?
Top universities in Texas, based on the QS World University Rankings® 2015/16:
- University of Texas at Austin (ranked 77th in the world)
- Rice University (106th)
- Texas A&M University (159th)
- University of Texas at Dallas (401-410)
- University of Houston (501-550)
- Southern Methodist University (701+)
- Baylor University (701+)