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By the numbers

Undergraduate Enrollment 8,126
In-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $292
Out-of-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $707
Yearly Room and Board $7,001+
% of Students on Financial Aid 67
Median SAT/ACT 1050/20
% of African American Students 22.4
% of Asian American Students 1.6
% of Hispanic Students 20.8
% of International Students 1.6
Student/Teacher Ratio 22:1
Number of Full-time Faculty 353
% of Male/% of Female Students 39/61
Greek System? YES
% of Freshmen Who Live on Campus 86
% of Students Who Graduate in Four Years 24
% of Students Who Graduate Overall 42
% of Freshmen Who Return 67
% Of Alumni Who Give $$$ to School N/A


Texas A&M University - Commerce

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2600 S. Neal, Commerce, TX 75428









  • The Brookings Institute named A&M-Commerce a top-twenty “Leader” university in recognition of the university’s effectiveness in supporting the social mobility of its graduates and for creating research knowledge that directly benefits society.
  • The National Science Foundation awarded the university a grant totaling more than $1 million to fund a collaborative project, “Preparing a Community of Outstanding STEM Teachers for Rural and Urban Northeast Texas.”
  • The A&M-Commerce Lions are the 2017 NCAA Division II football national champions. Quarterback Luis Perez won the Harlon Hill Award as the best player in Division II football. Six Lion track and field athletes earned national championship honors.

Established in 1889 as a normal, or teachers', college by visionary William Leonidas Mayo, Texas A&M University-Commerce is located just east of Dallas. The university today is the third-largest institution in the Texas A&M University System.

A&M-Commerce’s colleges of business, education and human services, humanities, social sciences and arts, science and engineering, and agricultural sciences and natural resources offer degrees in more than 140 programs. Academic program options are available at the main campus in Commerce, at off-site locations in the Metroplex, through several community college partnerships, and online.

The university awards more than $10 million in scholarships annually to Honors College and Regents Scholar students, First Year Leadership Class participants, students in departments that offer endowed scholarships, and to students who demonstrate need and/or academic merit. A&M-Commerce also awards Phi Theta Kappa and transfer scholarships to students who wish to complete degrees. Endowed and departmental scholarships also provide significant financial assistance.

A perennial NCAA Division II athletics powerhouse and an original member of the Lone Star Athletic Conference, A&M-Commerce Lion student-athletes compete in 13 sports. The university also offers a comprehensive and diverse student life experience, including a thriving Greek community and more than 120 student organizations.

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