Texas A&M University–Commerce

Commerce, Georgia, United States
Since 1889, Texas A&M University-Commerce has been known as a leader in providing an excellent education. It’s because we care about people and relationships. We’re a big-name university, but our focus is helping you achieve success. 

About

History

Since 1889 Texas A&M University-Commerce has educated the people of Texas and, ever increasingly, points beyond. We are the second largest university in the prestigious Texas A&M University System, and we remain true to our founder William Leonidas Mayo’s creed of “ceaseless industry, fearless investigation, unfettered thought, and unselfish service to others.”

Education

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. 

Research

With a new multi-million dollar science building on campus and some of the most cutting-edge educational models, A&M-Commerce provides research opportunities to undergraduates as well as graduates. Where else can undergraduates develop research projects alongside world-class faculty and graduate students? A&M-Commerce, of course. 

Career

Finding a job or internship can seem like a daunting process. Career Development has all the tools and resources to help you find the opportunities that are right for you. We also provide Career Counseling. Whether you are trying to choose a major, change your major, or want to learn more about yourself, career counseling appointments are designed to help you develop a personalized career plan. This will help you to make career decisions based upon your personality type, interests, skills, and underlying needs and motivations.

Master's Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (4)
Humanities (3)
Arts, Design & Architecture (2)
Computer Science & IT (2)
Social Sciences (2)
Agriculture & Forestry (1)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Medicine & Health (1)

Services

Student services

Campus Life and Student Development is comprised of 13 offices that are designed to serve and support you throughout your university journey. Staffed with highly trained professionals that treat you like family, we are here to support your personal growth and success.

Housing services

All full-time, first and second year undergraduate students, who enroll at the university within one year of high school graduation, are required to live on campus. A Commuter Authorization Request will be honored if a first year student is living with a Parent or Legal Guardian within 50 miles or less than one hour travel time from campus. If a student enters a housing contract during their first year, they will be required to live on campus for their second year unless they receive an exemption through the Contract Release Request.

ICT services

Welcome to the Center for IT Excellence (CITE). The rapidly changing path of information technology is expanding the borders of how we learn, discover, and communicate. CITE is eager to provide the needs of the campus by ensuring the current technologies are in place and in working order.

Medical services

Student Health Services offers affordable health care to the students and faculty/staff of Texas A&M University Commerce. We provide primary health care services including:

  • Acute Care and Injuries
  • Allergy Injections
  • Birth Control
  • EKG's
  • Immunizations, Flu shots, TB Testing
  • Labs
  • Minor Surgical Procedures
  • Physical Exams
  • Splints
  • STD/STI Testing and Treatment
  • Stitches
  • Wart Treatment

Student Life

Campus life

Once you arrive in Commerce, please take the time to stroll around our beautiful campus. We have many new facilities for learning and recreation, including our new Student Center, Science Building and state of the art Planetarium, Recreation Center and dorms. There are often activities on campus that are open to all such as plays in our Theatre, music performances, art exhibitions and planetarium shows.

Sports facilities

The $12 million state of the art Campus Rec Center, which opened June 2003, serves as the “heartbeat” of student life at A&M-Commerce. The Morris Recreation Center includes: 45-foot climbing wall, 3-lane jogging track, 4 racquetball courts, 2 basketball courts, large fitness room with cardiovascular and weight equipment, aerobics room, classroom, snack area, and locker rooms. The outdoor area includes: heated leisure pool (beach-type entry, fountains, water tunnel, current channel, bubble jet benches, 3-lap lanes), 2-tier hot tub with water fall, 2 sand volleyball courts, 2 basketball courts, picnic tables, and a sunbathing area.

Accreditation

Texas A&M University-Commerce is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees. The university has been accredited by SACSCOC since 1925.

Commerce, Georgia, United States

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