Posted: 12/01/21

TAMIU Recognized for 17 Top Programs in the U.S.



Texas A&M International University (TAMIU) has been recognized for top ranking status for 17 degree programs by online source Intelligent.com.

Intelligent.com, a resource for online/on-campus program rankings and higher education planning, has included TAMIU in its list of programs assessed for 2022. The research identifies programs in the nation based on flexibility, faculty, course strength, cost, and reputation.

The online source implemented a unique methodology that ranks each program on a scale from 0 to 100 across five categories. The scoring system compares each university according to program strength, student readiness, return on investment, cost, and student engagement. Researchers compared 704 programs from 2,900 universities and colleges across the United States. 

TAMIU offers flexible distance learning that appeals to busy adults or hybrid models that include on-campus and online formats. Experts at Intelligent.com assessed programs that help students enhance and develop advanced skills for a variety of in-demand positions.

"Studies show that obtaining a degree increases income substantially, degree holders earning 84% more than those with only high school diplomas or those without a completed GED," the site states, "The percentage difference in earnings continues to grow with higher learning degrees such as masters, doctoral or professional degrees, with the unemployment rate decreasing to as much as 1.1% for those with a doctorate."

TAMIU has been recognized for the following degree programs:

College of Arts and Sciences Programs

Best Master of Science in Criminal Justice Programs -- Ranked 1, noted for Intelligent Pick



Best Master's in Public Administration Degree Programs -- Ranked 5, noted for Best In-State Tuition



Best Online Master of Science in Criminal Justice Programs -- Ranked 10, noted for Fastest Completion Time



Best Online Master's of Public Administration Programs  -- Ranked 24, noted for High Exam Pass Rates



Best Online Colleges in Texas -- Ranked 29, noted for Best Criminal Justice Program



A. R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business Programs


Best MBA in International Business Degree Programs--  Ranked 2, noted for Best for Logistics



Best Online Colleges and Top Online Universities --  Ranked 7, noted for Best for MBA Programs



Best Finance Degree Programs -- Ranked 9, noted for Best for Returning Students



Best Online MBA in International Business Programs  -- Ranked 9, noted for Fastest Completion Time



Best Online MBA Programs --  Ranked 40, noted for Best International Focus



Best Colleges in Texas | Ranked 42, noted for Best Business Programs



College of Education Programs


Best Master’s in Education Administration Degree Programs -- Ranked 2, noted for Best Mentoring



Best Master's in Curriculum and instruction Degree Programs -- Ranked 4, noted for Best Bilingual Focus



Best Online Master's in Educational Administration Programs -- Ranked 45, noted for Industry-Leading Faculty



College of Nursing and Health Sciences Programs


Best Nursing Programs -- Ranked 5, noted for High Exam Pass Rate



Best Online Accelerated RN-to-BSN Programs --  Ranked 29, noted  for Best for Texas Residents



Most Affordable Online RN to BSN Programs -- Ranked 37, noted for Best for Vets


To read TAMIU’s 2021 Annual Report or access a downloadable PDF file, go to: https://www.tamiu.edu/annualreport/

TAMIU’s Spring 2022 Registration is now underway.  Classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022.  Late registration ends Monday, Jan. 24, 2022.  To learn more about TAMIU’s Registration processes, visit the dedicated Registration Hub at https://www.tamiu.edu/reghub/. 

University offices will close in a State-authorized holiday observance at noon on Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021.  University offices will reopen at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022. In the event of an emergency, please contact University Police at 956.326.2100.