Resources › For Students and Parents Texas A&M University Commerce Admissions SAT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid & More Share Flipboard Email Print Texas A&M University-Commerce (TAMUC) Student Center. Discontenthearts / Wikimedia Commons For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated July 03, 2019 Admissions Overview: Students interested in Texas A&M - Commerce should note that, while the school admits under half of applicants each year, students with solid grades and test scores still have a good chance of being admitted. To apply, those interested will need to submit (along with an application) SAT or ACT scores and official high school transcripts. Admissions Data (2016): Texas A & M University - Commerce Acceptance Rate: 46%Test Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: 430 / 540SAT Math: 440 / 540SAT Writing: - / -What these SAT numbers meanACT Composite: 18 / 23ACT English: 18 / 25ACT Math: 17 / 24What these ACT numbers mean Texas A&M University Commerce Description: Founded in 1889, Texas A&M University-Commerce is a public, four-year university located in Commerce, Texas, about an hour northeast of Dallas. A&M-Commerce offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees in a wide range of fields, and the university also has extensive online educational options. High achieving students should check out TAMUC's honors program which gives full-tuition scholarships to 50 Honors students every year. Academics at TAMUC are supported by an 18 to 1 student / faculty ratio. Texas A&M-Commerce is home to some very interesting intramural sports including Trivia Bowl, a Madden Tournament, and something called Cornhole. The university also has over 120 student clubs and organizations, and an active system of fraternities and sororities. For intercollegiate athletics, A&M-Commerce Lions compete in the NCAA Division II Lone Star Conference (LSC) with five men's and seven women's sports. The university also has a rodeo program and cheer and dance teams. Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 13,514 (8,318 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 40% Male / 60% Female72% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $7,750 (in-state); $19,990 (out-of-state)Books: $1,400 (why so much?)Room and Board: $8,270Other Expenses: $3,413Total Cost: $20,833 (in-state); $33,073 (out-of-state) Texas A&M University Commerce Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 90%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 78%Loans: 60%Average Amount of AidGrants: $9,617Loans: $5,799 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Business Administration, Exercise Science, General Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies, Liberal Studies, Psychology, Social Work Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 63%Transfer Out Rate: 30%4-Year Graduation Rate: 24%6-Year Graduation Rate: 43% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Football, Golf, Basketball, Track and Field, Cross CountryWomen's Sports: Golf, Soccer, Volleyball, Track and Field, Cross Country, Basketball Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics Interested in Texas A&M University Commerce? You May Also Like These Colleges: Texas Tech University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphUniversity of Texas at Arlington: ProfileUniversity of North Texas: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBaylor University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphWest Texas A&M University: ProfileSam Houston State University: ProfileTexas Christian University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphTexas A&M University Main Campus: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphStephen F. Austin State University: ProfilePrarie View A&M University: ProfileTexas A&M University-Corpus Christi: ProfileUniversity of Houston: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT Graph Texas A&M University Commerce Mission Statement: mission statement from http://www.tamuc.edu/aboutUs/ourMission/default.aspx "Texas A&M University-Commerce provides a personal, accessible, and affordable educational experience for a diverse community of learners. We engage in creative discovery and dissemination of knowledge and ideas for service, leadership, and innovation in an interconnected and dynamic world."