West Texas A & M University University is a public state university that is located in Canyon, Texas, a small city south of Amarillo, and is part of the Texas A & M University System, which is the northernmost senior institution of higher learning in the state. West Texas A & M University retains a student-centered approach and designates ten core principles that serve as a guideline for the university.
WTAMU offers over undergraduate and graduate degree programs, and one doctoral program. Additionally, WTAMU supports distance education programs. Online courses give students the chance to work towards undergraduate and graduate degrees and students can take classes that fit into their schedules without needing to come to campus.