Texas A & M University-Commerce

Commerce, TX

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 7,517
Graduate Enrollment: 3,920
Doctoral/Professional Universities
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Town: Distant (in urban cluster more than 10 miles and up to 35 miles from an urbanized area)
Four-year, medium, primarily residential // medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 86.66%

Male/Female: 37% / 63% (2017)

First generation college students: 42.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 17.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.7% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,051
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 930 - 1150

2022 Median Admit ACT: 21
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 17 - 24

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 63.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 36.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 24.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 17.9% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 42.1%
Black: 19.1%
Hispanic: 23.5%
Asian: 2.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.5%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.2%
2+ races: 7.0%
Non-resident alien: 3.5%
Unknown race: 1.8%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $23,353
In-State tuition: $10,026
Out-of-State tuition: $22,266

Estimated books and supplies: $1,040 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $9,584 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $3,074 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $6,846 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $3,074 (2022)

Average Family Income: $52,311 (2017)
Median Family Income: $31,618 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 39.6%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 41.1%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $20,500 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $217 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $11,793
$30k-48k $11,825
$48k-75k $13,858
$75k-110k $19,965
$110k+ $20,138

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 26%
6-year graduation rate: 42%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 95.1% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $20,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $9,250 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $14,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $15,039 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 51.5% (2015)
@3 year 59.0% (2017)
@5 year 61.3% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 34.1% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 38.0% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $42,505 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $48,070 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Agriculture, General. 31 $20,500 $203 $37,188 ($3,099) $47,292 ($3,941)
Bachelor's Degree Journalism. 6
Bachelor's Degree Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 8
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 32 $22,062 $234 $57,566 ($4,797) $84,817 ($7,068)
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 107
Bachelor's Degree Information Science/Studies. 15 $34,627 ($2,886)
Master's Degree Education, General. 17
Master's Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 93 $295 $53,985 ($4,499) $56,505 ($4,709)
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 112 $254 $56,041 ($4,670) $61,263 ($5,105)
Doctoral Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 32 $619 $82,758 ($6,897) $93,355 ($7,780)
Master's Degree Educational/Instructional Media Design. 22 $55,130 ($4,594)
Bachelor's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 8
Master's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 12 $281 $59,128 ($4,927)
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 47 $419 $45,346 ($3,779) $58,403 ($4,867)
Doctoral Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 12
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 37 $311 $56,226 ($4,686) $57,933 ($4,828)
Doctoral Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 6
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 11
Bachelor's Degree Construction Engineering. 13 $55,671 ($4,639)
Bachelor's Degree Industrial Engineering. 20 $61,615 ($5,135)
Bachelor's Degree Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 11
Master's Degree Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 29
Master's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 23
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 12
Master's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 6
Bachelor's Degree Legal Support Services. 16 $24,375 $243 $28,009 ($2,334)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 1
Doctoral Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 2
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 81 $29,723 $248 $30,848 ($2,571) $39,566 ($3,297)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 45 $25,313 $204 $32,353 ($2,696) $40,320 ($3,360)
Master's Degree Social Work. 74 $259 $48,799 ($4,067) $54,492 ($4,541)
Master's Degree Criminology. 32 $353 $47,759 ($3,980) $50,283 ($4,190)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 12
Master's Degree Political Science and Government. 2
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 47 $26,490 $244 $25,737 ($2,145) $38,079 ($3,173)
Master's Degree Sociology. 9
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 12
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 8
Master's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 13 $53,494 ($4,458)
Bachelor's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 1
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 10
Master's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 5
Bachelor's Degree Music. 27 $27,101 $262 $48,787 ($4,066) $49,536 ($4,128)
Master's Degree Music. 3
Bachelor's Degree Public Health. 15 $23,328 $211
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 38 $62,881 ($5,240) $73,667 ($6,139)
Bachelor's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 42 $23,734 $220 $47,450 ($3,954) $49,206 ($4,101)
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 31 $13,407 $159 $38,654 ($3,221) $37,497 ($3,125)
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 9
Doctoral Degree English Language and Literature, General. 7
Bachelor's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 10
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 161 $28,933 $201 $36,065 ($3,005) $38,708 ($3,226)
Master's Degree Library Science and Administration. 52 $269 $54,753 ($4,563)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 32 $19,306 $199 $30,209 ($2,517)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 31 $291 $56,695 ($4,725)
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 58 $19,333 $186 $44,293 ($3,691) $65,776 ($5,481)
Master's Degree Mathematics. 10
Master's Degree Computational Science. 14
Bachelor's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 565 $25,250 $199 $43,250 ($3,604) $46,704 ($3,892)
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 85 $23,007 $212 $29,596 ($2,466) $44,035 ($3,670)
Master's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 42 $254 $48,362 ($4,030) $52,040 ($4,337)
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 5
Master's Degree Chemistry. 9
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 7
Master's Degree Physics. 12
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 86 $27,000 $246 $25,413 ($2,118) $42,413 ($3,534)
Master's Degree Psychology, General. 14
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 112 $27,625 $265 $44,230 ($3,686) $48,192 ($4,016)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 323 $353 $78,006 ($6,501) $87,182 ($7,265)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 43 $22,498 $188 $44,232 ($3,686) $64,071 ($5,339)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 130 $350 $65,273 ($5,439) $81,016 ($6,751)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 40 $23,809 $265 $43,727 ($3,644) $56,751 ($4,729)
Master's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 36 $363 $74,237 ($6,186)
Bachelor's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 14 $27,854 $259
Master's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 103 $316 $78,808 ($6,567)
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 22 $43,643 ($3,637) $43,262 ($3,605)
Master's Degree Marketing. 24 $427 $62,011 ($5,168)
Bachelor's Degree History. 21 $40,234 ($3,353) $42,080 ($3,507)
Master's Degree History. 15
Master's Degree Agriculture, General. 18 $45,735 ($3,811)
Bachelor's Degree Agricultural Business and Management. 12
Bachelor's Degree Agricultural and Domestic Animal Services. 5
Bachelor's Degree Animal Sciences. 18 $23,000 $201 $25,075 ($2,090)
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 14
Bachelor's Degree Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management. 11 $19,866 $218


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $79,173
Full time faculty: 99%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 18.0

School's endowment start of year: $30,171,830 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $39,035,847 (2022)