How to Apply

Application Process

Candidates must posess a four-year bachelor’s degree from an accredited University. Professional and managerial experience is highly recommended. Strong candidates may be scheduled a telephone interview with a member of the MID Admissions board as part of the application process.

Application Rounds

2018 Cohort Deadline is May 5, 2018
Residency Week 2018 will be held August 13-17, 2018 in College Station, Texas

Application Round Application Submission Deadline
Round 1 November 5, 2017
Round 2 January 5, 2018
Round 3 March 5, 2018
Round 4 May 5, 2018

Please Note: Each “round” represents a distinct period in which you may apply, not a succession of steps in your application. You may apply in one round only, one time in an application year. You must have your application submitted in its entirety by the deadline to be considered for a round.

Applicants are encouraged to apply in the first or second round, as space may become limited by the third round. In addition, applying in the earlier rounds will give candidates more time to address such matters as financial aid, grants, loans, etc.


Apply Now

Step 1:

Complete the Texas Common Application and pay $65 Application Fee.

  • Visit: http://applytexas.org
  • Select ‘Texas A&M University (College Station)’
  • Select ‘Fall semester (Aug-Dec) 2017’
  • Select ‘Industrial Distribution, M.I.D.’
  • The Statement of Purpose nor the essays found on ApplyTexas.org are not required for your application into the MID Program. Please do not type anything in these fields and leave blank.

Step 2:

Please wait 48 Hours to receive a confirmation e-mail from Texas A&M University with your Universal Identification Number (UIN) and instruction to create your NetID and password at: https://gateway.tamu.edu

Step 3:

The following items are uploaded in applicant.tamu.edu using your NetID account. On the menu bar, click on My Documents > Upload Documents. You can also check the status of your admission in this portal.

  • Departmental Data Sheet
    Your first item to complete in applicant.tamu.edu is the Departmental Data Sheet in the “My App Status” section. Please click on the link and fill out the form.
  • Complete the MID Supplementary Application (PDF)
    Note: Fill in PDF, print, sign, scan and upload as an attachment
  • Three Essay Questions found on MID Supplementary Application
    No more than one page for each question.
  • Professional Resume
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Confirmation Page
    Once all the requirements are fulfilled in the “My App Status” in applicant.tamu.edu, the confirmation page will become a hyperlink to a signature page. Please sign the application by completing this step.

Step 4:

Mailed Submission
Official College Transcript(s): Transcripts must be sealed by the University to be recognized as official. Transcripts are required from EVERY educational institution you have attended prior to this time. NOTE: You do not need to submit a transcript from Texas A&M University – College Station.

Please mail transcripts to:

Graduate Admissions Processing
Texas A&M University
PO BOX 40001
College Station, TX 77842-4001

If you need to send to an address requiring a signature for delivery:

Admissions Processing
General Services Complex
750 Agronomy Road. Suite 150
College Station, TX 77840

Step 5: (Only for applicants whose native language is not English)

TOEFL or IELTS scores for all international applicants

  • Not required for anyone with a 4-year undergraduate degree from an accredited US University.
  • Minimums – TOEFL Score: 80, IELTS Score: 6.0
    The institutional code for Texas A&M University for the GRE and TOEFL is 6003 (no department codes needed). There is no institutional code for the IELTS examination.

For Questions or Application Assistance Contact:

Mark Lorenzo
Assistant Director,
Master of Industrial Distribution
O: 979.458.3145
E: mark.lorenzo@tamu.edu