West Texas A&M University (WTAMU), located in Canyon, Texas, is rich in history that dates to 1910, is the northernmost senior institution of higher learning in Texas. As the only bachelor’s and master’s degree-granting state university within a 100-mile radius, WTAMU’s primary service region extends beyond the Texas borders into the neighboring states of Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico and Oklahoma. The University offers 1 doctoral program, 42 master’s programs and 61 undergraduate degree programs within a four college, one school structure.
College of Business
While the College of Business of West Texas A&M University of Canyon, Texas primarily serves the Texas Panhandle region, it prepares students from around the world for careers in business and economics. Our faculty possesses a diverse background in both academia and commerce, and share these experiences readily with our students. Our small class sizes allow us to give individualized attention, at a time when many state schools offer only large classes. Our students are not mere “numbers;” rather, they are real people with whom we interact on a daily basis.
The MBA program at West Texas A&M University offers a variety of options for students seeking a professional business degree from a regionally accredited University. The 250 students in the MBA program have the option to concentrate in Management, Marketing, Biotechnology & Health Care Administration, Agriculture, and Computer Information Systems (students interested in an accounting concentration should consider the MPA program while those interested in an economics or finance concentration are encouraged to consider the MSFE program). The 36-57 credit hour MBA program is designed for completion within a two-year period, although a few students complete the program in as little time as one year while others take up to six years.