Texas A&M University

The data in this study was collected with the Illinois Functional Accessibility Evaluator.

Texas A&M University Web Accessibility Summary Information
Website Summary
Score
Titling Sub Headings Forms Data Tables Images Layout Tables
Texas A&M University(Admis) 64.6 61.6 69.6 50.0 50.0 62.5 83.9
Texas A&M University(Home) 55.6 58.8 0.0 55.5 50.0 74.5 88.2
Texas A&M University(LAS) 64.0 78.6 48.6 100.0 na 0.3 100.0

Details for Texas A&M University(Admis) Website

URL: http://www.tamu.edu/home/admissions/

Date: 2010-07-26

Texas A&M University(Admis): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 56 56 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 56 56 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 56 41 73.2 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 56 41 73.2 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 56 28 50.0 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 56 40 71.4 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 56 40 71.4 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 112 69 61.6
Sub Headings
Nesting* 56 39 69.6 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 56 56 100.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 56 56 100.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 56 39 69.6
Forms
Labels* 50 25 50.0 Each input element with type=text | password | checkbox | radio | file and each select and textarea element must either be referenced by the for attribute of a label element via its id attribute, or have a title attribute.
Value 19 19 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 40 37 92.5 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 25 25 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 50 25 50.0
Data Tables
TH Elements* 3 0 0.0 For each data table, the first cell in each column must be a th element, and each row must contain at least one th element.
Summary* 3 1 33.3 Each data table must have a nonempty summary attribute.
Summary Unique 3 2 66.6 The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 3 3 100.0 Each th element in a complex data table must have an id attribute whose value is unique relative to all ids on the page.
Headers Attribute* 3 2 66.6 Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 12 6 50.0
Images
Alt Text* 56 35 62.5 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 56 25 44.6 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 56 15 26.7 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 56 35 62.5
Layout Tables
Nesting* 56 47 83.9 Tables should be used only for organizing data in rows and columns. Use CSS instead of tables and nested tables to visually layout blocks of related content for graphical rendering.
Summary 56 47 83.9
All Rules for Texas A&M University(Admis)
Summary 342 221 64.6

Details for Texas A&M University(Home) Website

URL: http://www.tamu.edu/

Date: 2010-07-26

Texas A&M University(Home): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 51 51 100.0 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 51 51 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 51 37 72.5 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 51 36 70.5 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 51 23 45.0 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 51 37 72.5 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 51 36 70.5 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 102 60 58.8
Sub Headings
Nesting* 51 0 0.0 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 51 51 100.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 51 51 100.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 51 0 0.0
Forms
Labels* 45 25 55.5 Each input element with type=text | password | checkbox | radio | file and each select and textarea element must either be referenced by the for attribute of a label element via its id attribute, or have a title attribute.
Value 13 13 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 33 32 96.9 Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 29 29 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 45 25 55.5
Data Tables
TH Elements* 5 0 0.0 For each data table, the first cell in each column must be a th element, and each row must contain at least one th element.
Summary* 5 1 20.0 Each data table must have a nonempty summary attribute.
Summary Unique 5 4 80.0 The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 5 5 100.0 Each th element in a complex data table must have an id attribute whose value is unique relative to all ids on the page.
Headers Attribute* 5 4 80.0 Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 20 10 50.0
Images
Alt Text* 51 38 74.5 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 51 31 60.7 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 51 18 35.2 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 51 38 74.5
Layout Tables
Nesting* 51 45 88.2 Tables should be used only for organizing data in rows and columns. Use CSS instead of tables and nested tables to visually layout blocks of related content for graphical rendering.
Summary 51 45 88.2
All Rules for Texas A&M University(Home)
Summary 320 178 55.6

Details for Texas A&M University(LAS) Website

URL: http://liberalarts.tamu.edu/

Date: 2010-07-26

Texas A&M University(LAS): Percentage of Pages that Pass Accessibility Rules
Rule Number of Pages Pages that Passed Percentage of Pages Passed Rule Details
Titling
Title Element 290 289 99.6 The page must contain exactly one title element.
Title Content 290 290 100.0 The title element must have text content.
H1 Element* 290 286 98.6 The page must contain at least one h1 element.
Number of H1s 290 286 98.6 The page should contain no more than two h1 elements.
H1 and Title* 290 170 58.6 The text content of each h1 element should match all or part of the title content.
H1 Content 290 286 98.6 Each h1 element must have text content.
H1 IMG Content 290 286 98.6 Each h1 element should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 580 456 78.6
Sub Headings
Nesting* 290 141 48.6 Subheading elements that follow the last h1 should be properly nested.
Content 290 290 100.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) must have text content.
IMG Content 290 290 100.0 Each subheading element (h2..h6) should have text content exclusive of the alt text of any img elements it contains.
Summary 290 141 48.6
Forms
Labels* 113 113 100.0 Each input element with type=text | password | checkbox | radio | file and each select and textarea element must either be referenced by the for attribute of a label element via its id attribute, or have a title attribute.
Value 113 113 100.0 Each input element with type=button | submit | reset must have either a value attribute or a title attribute.
Alt Text 0 0 na Each input element with type=image must have either an alt attribute or a title attribute.
Label Content 233 233 100.0 Each label and legend element must have text content.
Summary 113 113 100.0
Data Tables
TH Elements* 0 0 na For each data table, the first cell in each column must be a th element, and each row must contain at least one th element.
Summary* 0 0 na Each data table must have a nonempty summary attribute.
Summary Unique 0 0 na The summary attribute value for each data table on a page should be unique.
IDs Unique* 0 0 na Each th element in a complex data table must have an id attribute whose value is unique relative to all ids on the page.
Headers Attribute* 0 0 na Each td element in a complex data table must have a headers attribute that references the id attributes of associated th elements.
Summary 0 0 na
Images
Alt Text* 290 1 0.3 Each img element must have an alt attribute.
Decorative 290 290 100.0 Each img element with an empty alt attribute should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Small 290 287 98.9 Each img element with width or height less than 8 pixels should be removed; CSS techniques should be used instead.
Summary 290 1 0.3
Layout Tables
Nesting* 290 290 100.0 Tables should be used only for organizing data in rows and columns. Use CSS instead of tables and nested tables to visually layout blocks of related content for graphical rendering.
Summary 290 290 100.0
All Rules for Texas A&M University(LAS)
Summary 1563 1001 64.0