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Texas A&M University-Commerce

Commerce, TX 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate44%
Acceptance Rate44%

About A&M Commerce

Texas A&M University-Commerce Overview

Texas A&M University-Commerce is a public, state school in a small town setting in Commerce, Texas. A&M Commerce was founded in 1889 and the school currently enrolls around 10,966 students per year, including 7,369 undergrads. A&M Commerce provides housing for up to 2,200 students. Most students live in off campus housing, and 75% of students spend their weekends on campus.

📆 Mark your calendar! August 15, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester. Regular decision applicants for Fall 2023 should find out if they have been admitted by October 1.

There are many ways for students to get involved at A&M Commerce!

Love music or performing? At A&M Commerce you can join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? A&M Commerce students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Interested in joining a fraternity or sorority? A&M Commerce has both fraternities and sororities.

Planning to play sports? A&M Commerce has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at A&M Commerce on the Student Life page.

2022 A&M Commerce Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 44%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 44%
In-State Tuition $4,790
Out-of-State $17,060
Percent of Need Met 50%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $11,951

Is A&M Commerce a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can give you a sense of how selective a school is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better sense of what A&M Commerce offers and if the school could be a good choice for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Texas A&M University-Commerce

The acceptance rate at A&M Commerce is 44%. Out of 7,853 applications received in 2022, 3,418 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at A&M Commerce

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It gauges how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

About 57% of students who start at A&M Commerce come back for their second year of college. 45% of A&M Commerce undergrads graduate within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook A&M Commerce Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with A&M Commerce directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

A&M Commerce's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2022, the total market value of Texas A&M University-Commerce's endowment was $27.5 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. For each full-time student, A&M Commerce spends about $6,068 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at A&M Commerce

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

A&M Commerce meets 50% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend A&M Commerce full-time are awarded $11,951 a year in financial aid, on average.

In 2020, students graduated with an average of $24,341 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at A&M Commerce.

Based on this information, how does A&M Commerce sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is A&M Commerce a good school for you?

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Where is Texas A&M University-Commerce Located?

A&M Commerce is located in the small town setting of Commerce, Texas, in the suburbs of Dallas-Fort Worth.

If you would like to see A&M Commerce for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 30 to Commerce, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Dallas-Fort Worth International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what A&M Commerce and Commerce are like without leaving home.

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College Info

PO Box 3011 Commerce, TX 75429

Campus Setting: Small Town

A&M Commerce Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to A&M Commerce is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to A&M Commerce is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

A&M Commerce ACT Scores


ACT Range

17 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above


17 to 24


17 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to A&M Commerce is 20. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into A&M Commerce. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

A&M Commerce SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

928 - 1130


Math SAT Range

460 - 570


Reading SAT Range

470 - 580

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1130 and Above


928 to 1130


928 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for A&M Commerce students is 1046. Applicants with SAT scores of 1130 and above have a good chance of being admitted to A&M Commerce, while applicants with SAT scores between 928 to 1130 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 928 have a low chance of being offered a spot at A&M Commerce.

A&M Commerce Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at A&M Commerce is like? There are approximately 10,966 students enrolled at A&M Commerce, including 7,369 undergraduate students and 3,597 graduate students. 66% percent of students attend school full-time, 94% percent are from TX and 6% percent of students are from other states.


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