Texas A&M University broke into the top 20 public universities list for the first time in the Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings of 2018 at No. 19, and jumped to No. 3 among all universities, public or private, in student engagement.
The rankings also place Texas A&M in the top 10 percent in the overall ranking among 1,054 colleges and universities surveyed.
Texas A&M tied for No. 3 overall in the category of engagement, which is based on student recommendations; interaction with teachers and students; the number of accredited programs; and willingness to recommend their school to others.