Local

Texas A&M Buys Texas Wesleyan Law School & Makes It Public

View Comments

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

453641528 10 Texas A&M Buys Texas Wesleyan Law School & Makes It PublicAdorbale Baby Animals To Put A Smile On Your Face

christmas on kluv dl Texas A&M Buys Texas Wesleyan Law School & Makes It PublicListen To Christmas Music

180648074 8 Texas A&M Buys Texas Wesleyan Law School & Makes It PublicFunny Faced Cheerleaders

 alt=Musicians Then And Now II

452359780 10 Texas A&M Buys Texas Wesleyan Law School & Makes It PublicMissing Summer?

cowb thumb Texas A&M Buys Texas Wesleyan Law School & Makes It PublicCowboys Cheerleaders

(credit: AP Graphics)

(credit: AP Graphics)

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) - Texas A&M University has fulfilled a longtime goal Monday with its acquisition of Texas Wesleyan Law School. The former private law school was renamed Texas A&M University School of Law and will become a public institution.

The $73 million deal was in the works for a year. The school will specialize in business and intellectual property law.

(credit: Texas A&M University)

(credit: Texas A&M University)

A year ago, the Texas A&M University System announced its plan to buy the downtown Fort Worth law school for $25 million with the promise to make it a top-tier institution that draws students from around the nation.

(credit: Texas Wesleyan University)

(credit: Texas Wesleyan University)

The law school will remain in its current buildings, which Texas A&M is renting from Wesleyan. The purchase is expected to provide additional resources for the law school and help it achieve a higher profile. The new website for Texas A&M University School of Law went live today.

(©2013 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

Latest News:

Top Trending:

 

 

 

 

 

View Comments