Texas A&M University at Galveston serves as an "ocean oriented campus" of Texas A&M University. The Univesity offers ocean-oriented, four-year courses with
excellence in business, oceanographic/physical sciences, biological sciences, engineering and transportation. Degrees are awarded
from Texas A&M University. The atmosphere
fostered by the faculty, staff, and students emphasizes the intimate relationship between the University and the sea. Campus life
is enhanced by the cultural and social activities in Galveston.