Texas A & M University-Commerce
Texas A & M University-Commerce is college with 6969 students located in Commerce, TX.
Many students like to attend our school athletic games, meet new students at our campus events, and join one of the many organizations on campus.
Texas A & M University-Commerce is college with 6969 students located in Commerce, TX.
|Gender||41% Male / 59% Female|
|Enrollment Breakdown||75% Full Time / 25% Part Time|
|Geography||97% In State / 3% Out of State / 5% International|
|Socio-Economic Diversity||56% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.|
Campus housing is available for undergraduates and is mandatory for freshman. Housing deposit : $100.00. Housing deposit due : Jul 1. Housing deposit is not refunded if student does not enroll.. Freshman allowed to have car. No pets.
21% of students live on-campus.
Student Publications: The East Texan
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (36%), Business Administration and Management (6%), Psychology (5%), Kinesiology and Exercise Science (4%), Criminal Justice/Safety Studies (3%), Social Work (3%)
A program in the applied visual arts that prepares individuals to use artistic techniques to effectively communicate ideas and information to business and consumer audiences via illustrations and other forms of digital or printed media. Includes instruction in concept design, layout, paste-up, and techniques such as engraving, etching, silkscreen, lithography, offset, drawing and cartooning, painting, collage, and computer graphics.
A program that focuses on the general study of dramatic works and their performance. Includes instruction in major works of dramatic literature, dramatic styles and types, and the principles of organizing and producing full live or filmed productions.
A general program that focuses on the English language, including its history, structure and related communications skills; and the literature and culture of English-speaking peoples.
A program that prepares individuals to generally function as creative artists in the visual and plastic media. Includes instruction in the traditional fine arts media (drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, CAD/CAM) and/or modern media (ceramics, textiles, intermedia, photography, digital images), theory of art, color theory, composition and perspective, anatomy, the techniques and procedures for maintaining equipment and managing a studio, and art portfolio marketing.
An undifferentiated program that includes instruction in the general arts, general science, or unstructured studies.
A program that prepares individuals to apply artistic and computer techniques to the interpretation of technical and commercial concepts. Includes instruction in computer-assisted art and design, printmaking, concepts sketching, technical drawing, color theory, imaging, studio technique, still and life modeling, multimedia applications, communication skills and commercial art business operations.
A program that focuses on the general study and interpretation of the past, including the gathering, recording, synthesizing and criticizing of evidence and theories about past events. Includes instruction in historiography; historical research methods; studies of specific periods, issues and cultures; and applications to areas such as historic preservation, public policy, and records administration.
A program that is a structured combination of the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities, emphasizing breadth of study. Includes instruction in independently designed, individualized, or regular programs.
A general program that focuses on the introductory study and appreciation of music and the performing arts. Includes instruction in music, dance, and other performing arts media.
A program that generally prepares individuals to master musical instruments and performing art as solo and/or ensemble performers. Includes instruction on one or more specific instruments from various instrumental groupings.
A program that focuses on the principles and techniques of communicating information, ideas, moods, and feelings through the creation of images on photographic film, plates, and digital images and that may prepare individuals to be professional photographic artists. Includes instruction in camera and equipment operation and maintenance, film and plate developing, light and composition, films and printing media, color and special effects, photographic art, photographic history, use of computer applications to record or enhance images and applications to the photography of various subjects.
A program that focuses on the humanistic and scientific study of rhetoric, composition, literacy, and language/linguistic theories and their practical and pedagogical applications. Includes instruction in historical and contemporary rhetoric/composition theories; composition and criticism of written, visual, and mixed-media texts; analysis of literacy practices in cultural and cross-cultural contexts; and writing program administration.
A program that focuses on the Spanish language and related dialects. Includes instruction in philology; Modern Castillan; Latin American and regional Spanish dialects; and applications in business, science/technology, and other settings.
A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.
A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.
A program that focuses on the general study of business, including the processes of interchanging goods and services (buying, selling and producing), business organization, and accounting as used in profit-making and nonprofit public and private institutions and agencies. The programs may prepare individuals to apply business principles and techniques in various occupational settings.
A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, manage, and analyze the financial and monetary aspects and performance of business enterprises, banking institutions, or other organizations. Includes instruction in principles of accounting, financial instruments, capital planning, funds acquisition, asset and debt management, budgeting, financial analysis, and investments and portfolio management.
A program that generally prepares individuals to manage the development of human capital in organizations, and to provide related services to individuals and groups. Includes instruction in personnel and organization policy, human resource dynamics and flows, labor relations, sex roles, civil rights, human resources law and regulations, motivation and compensation systems, work systems, career management, employee testing and assessment, recruitment and selection, managing employee and job training programs, and the management of human resources programs and operations.
A program that generally prepares individuals to provide and manage data systems and related facilities for processing and retrieving internal business information; select systems and train personnel; and respond to external data requests. Includes instruction in cost and accounting information systems, management control systems, personnel information systems, data storage and security, business systems networking, report preparation, computer facilities and equipment operation and maintenance, operator supervision and training, and management information systems policy and planning.
A program that generally prepares individuals to undertake and manage the process of developing consumer audiences and moving products from producers to consumers. Includes instruction in buyer behavior and dynamics, principle of marketing research, demand analysis, cost-volume and profit relationships, pricing theory, marketing campaign and strategic planning, market segments, advertising methods, sales operations and management, consumer relations, retailing, and applications to specific products and markets.
A program that prepares individuals to teach health education programs at various educational levels.
A general program that focuses on the design and provision of teaching and other educational services to children or adults with special learning needs or disabilities, and that may prepare individuals to function as special education teachers. Includes instruction in diagnosing learning disabilities, developing individual education plans, teaching and supervising special education students, special education counseling, and applicable laws and policies.
A program that prepares individuals to work in consultation with, and under the supervision of physicians to prevent and treat sports injuries and associated conditions. Includes instruction in the identification, evaluation, and treatment of athletic injuries and illnesses; first aid and emergency care; therapeutic exercise; anatomy and physiology; exercise physiology; kinesiology and biomechanics; nutrition; sports psychology; personal and community health; knowledge of various sports and their biomechanical and physiological demands; and applicable professional standards and regulations.
A general, introductory, undifferentiated, or joint program in health services occupations that prepares individuals for either entry into specialized training programs or for a variety of concentrations in the allied health area. Includes instruction in the basic sciences, research and clinical procedures, and aspects of the subject matter related to various health occupations.
Any instructional program in multi/interdisciplinary studies not listed above.
A program that prepares individuals to manage agricultural businesses and agriculturally related operations within diversified corporations. Includes instruction in agriculture, agricultural specialization, business management, accounting, finance, marketing, planning, human resources management, and other managerial responsibilities.
A program that focuses on the application of economics to the analysis of resource allocation, productivity, investment, and trends in the agricultural sector, both domestically and internationally. Includes instruction in economics and related subfields as well as applicable agricultural fields.
A program that focuses on the chemical, physical, and biological relationships of crops and the soils nurturing them. Includes instruction in the growth and behavior of agricultural crops, the development of new plant varieties, and the scientific management of soils and nutrients for maximum plant nutrition, health, and productivity.
A general program that focuses on the scientific principles that underlie the breeding and husbandry of agricultural animals, and the production, processing, and distribution of agricultural animal products. Includes instruction in the animal sciences, animal husbandry and production, and agricultural and food products processing.
A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.
A general program that focuses on the scientific study of the composition and behavior of matter, including its micro- and macro-structure, the processes of chemical change, and the theoretical description and laboratory simulation of these phenomena.
A general program that focuses on computing, computer science, and information science and systems. Such programs are undifferentiated as to title and content and are not to be confused with specific programs in computer science, information science, or related support services.
A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific, mathematical, and management principles to the planning, design, and building of facilities and structures. Includes instruction in civil engineering, structural principles, site analysis, computer-assisted design, geology, evaluation and testing, materials, contracting, project management, graphic communications, and applicable laws and regulations.
A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers, engineering contractors and other professionals engaged in the construction of buildings and related structures. Includes instruction in basic structural engineering principles and construction techniques, building site inspection, site supervision, construction personnel supervision, plan and specification interpretation, supply logistics and procurement, applicable building codes, and report preparation.
A program that focuses on the application of biological, chemical, and physical principles to the study of the physical environment and the solution of environmental problems, including subjects such as abating or controlling environmental pollution and degradation; the interaction between human society and the natural environment; and natural resources management. Includes instruction in biology, chemistry, physics, geosciences, climatology, statistics, and mathematical modeling.
A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the design, improvement, and installation of integrated systems of people, material, information, and energy. Includes instruction in applied mathematics, physical sciences, the social sciences, engineering analysis, systems design, computer applications, and forecasting and evaluation methodology.
A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of industrial engineers and managers. Includes instruction in optimization theory, human factors, organizational behavior, industrial processes, industrial planning procedures, computer applications, and report and presentation preparation.
A program that focuses on the theory, organization, and process of information collection, transmission, and utilization in traditional and electronic forms. Includes instruction in information classification and organization; information storage and processing; transmission, transfer, and signaling; communications and networking; systems planning and design; human interfacing and use analysis; database development; information policy analysis; and related aspects of hardware, software, economics, social factors, and capacity.
A general program that focuses on the analysis of quantities, magnitudes, forms, and their relationships, using symbolic logic and language. Includes instruction in algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.
A general program that focuses on the scientific study of matter and energy, and the formulation and testing of the laws governing the behavior of the matter-energy continuum. Includes instruction in classical and modern physics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics, mechanics, wave properties, nuclear processes, relativity and quantum theory, quantitative methods, and laboratory methods.
A program that prepares individuals to conserve and manage wilderness areas and the flora, marine and aquatic life therein, and manage wildlife reservations and zoological/aquarium facilities for recreational, commercial, and ecological purposes. Includes instruction in wildlife biology, marine/aquatic biology, environmental science, freshwater and saltwater ecosystems, natural resources management and policy, outdoor recreation and parks management, the design and operation of natural and artificial wildlife habitats, applicable law and regulations, and related administrative and communications skills.
A program that prepares individuals to use computer applications and related visual and sound imaging techniques to manipulate images and information originating as film, video, still photographs, digital copy, soundtracks, and physical objects in order to communicate messages simulating real-world content. Includes instruction in specialized camerawork and equipment operation and maintenance, image capture, computer programming, dubbing, CAD applications, and applications to specific commercial, industrial, and entertainment needs.
|Accredited by||Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||18 : 1|
|Faculty Gender (% Male : Female)||54 : 45|
|Percentage of Faculty Members||Tenured Faculty||22|
|Tenure Track Faculty||25|
|Non-Tenure Track Faculty||51|
|Test Name||Minimum Score||Equivalent Course (s)||Credits|
|AP Art History||3.0||ART 1303||3.0|
|AP Biology||3.0||BIO 1406||4.0|
|AP Calculus AB||3.0||MATH 2413||4.0|
|AP Calculus BC||3.0||MATH 2413||4.0|
|AP Calculus BC||4.0||MATH 2413 & 192||8.0|
|AP Chemistry||3.0||CHEM 1405 & 1407||8.0|
|AP Computer Science A||3.0||CSCI 126, 151 & 152||9.0|
|AP English Language and Composition||3.0||ENG 1301||3.0|
|AP English Language and Composition||4.0||ENG 1301 & 1302||6.0|
|AP English Literature and Composition||3.0||ENG 101||3.0|
|AP English Literature and Composition||4.0||ENG 101, 102||6.0|
|AP French Language and Culture||3.0||FREN 131 & 132||6.0|
|AP French Language and Culture||4.0||FREN 131, 132, 231 & 232||12.0|
|AP Macroeconomics||3.0||ECO 2301||3.0|
|AP Microeconomics||3.0||ECO 2302||3.0|
|AP Physics B||3.0||PHYS 1401||4.0|
|AP Psychology||3.0||PSYC 131||3.0|
|AP Spanish Language and Culture||3.0||SPAN 131 & 132||6.0|
|AP Spanish Language and Culture||4.0||SPAN 131, 132, 231, & 232||12.0|
|AP United States Government and Politics||3.0||PSCI 2302||3.0|
|AP United States History||3.0||HIST 1301 or 1302||3.0|
|AP World History||3.0||HIST 265 (HISTORY MAJORS ONLY)||3.0|
Acceptance Rate: 68.2% accepted of 4,236 applications
of students graduated in the top half of their class.
42% of students graduated in the top quarter of their class.
15% of students graduated in the top tenth of their class.
|25th - 75th Percentile|
|ACT||Composite||18 - 24|
|English||16 - 23|
|Math||18 - 23|
|SAT||Math||450 - 550|
|Reading||430 - 540|
Very Important: Rigor Of Secondary School Record, Standardized Test Scores
Also Considered: Academic GPA, Class Rank, Work Experience
Other Application Information: SAT or ACT
|Household Income||Real Cost|
Total stated tuition is $4,790, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.
|Stated Tuition||$4,790||Same as On-Campus|
|Fees||$1,793||Same as On-Campus|
|Total (before financial aid)||$11,133||$11,133|
|Stated Tuition||$15,410||Same as On-Campus|
|Fees||$1,793||Same as On-Campus|
|Total (before financial aid)||$21,753||$21,753|
87% of students receive some form of financial aid.
|Undergrads Receiving Aid||Average Aid Amount|
|Other Federal Grants||6%||$1,281|
|State and Local Scholarships/Grants||61%||$4,537|
Learn more about financial aid at http://www.tamu-commerce.edu/home/finaid/default.asp.
Estimate the net price for you at http://web.tamu-commerce.edu/admissions/tuitioncosts/default.aspx.
24% of students graduated on time.
45% of students graduated in six years.
67% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.
The typical (median) early career salary of Texas A & M University-Commerce graduates is $37,300, according to Payscale.
Texas A & M University-Commerce participates in the NCAA Division II for college athletics.
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