Admission from other institutions is granted on a competitive basis. Students must meet the minimum general requirements set by the University to be considered for departmental admission. The University requirements for transfer can be found on the Office of Admissions web site (http://admissions.tamu.edu/). Grade point ratio, course history, reasons for requesting the Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences or Community Development major, and other indicators are reviewed. Changes in departmental capacity may influence acceptance criteria.
Beginning January 2016, the math requirements must be complete at the time of application. Choose six credit hours between MATH 141 (3), MATH 142 (3), MATH 167 (3), and PHIL 240 (3).
Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences:
The minimum grade point ratio (GPR) required for your application to be considered is 2.5. You are not guaranteed admission to RPTS with a 2.5 GPR. You are also required to have completed at least 24 graded semester hours of transferable courses.
Applicants for CDEV must have a minimum 3.0 GPR and a grade of at least B in English 104, Math 141 and any three hour Economics course. You are not guaranteed admission to RPTS with a 3.0 GPR. You are also required to have completed at least 24 graded semester hours of transferable courses.