2009 - 2010
An Equal Opportunity University
It is the policy of Texas A&M University-Commerce to recruit, hire, and promote for all university academic and non-academic staff without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, disability, age or religion.
Admission to A&M-Commerce is based upon stated academic requirements regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, disability, age, or religion.
Directory Information and Its Release
In compliance with Section 438 of the General Education Provisions Act (Title IV of Public Law 90-247 as amended) and generally known as the Privacy Rights of Parents and Students, effective November 19, 1974, Texas A&M University-Commerce gives notice that the following directory information will be released upon request: student’s name, address (permanent or local), telephone listing, email address, classification, class standing, date(s) of attendance, date of graduation, degrees/honors/awards received, program of study, previous educational agencies and sports participation. Any student who objects to the release of all or any part of the directory information on file in his or her name must notify the Registrar’s Office, Administration Building, in writing, that he or she does not wish to have such information released. This request will be honored, and all or any portion of the information which the student requests to be withheld will be held confidential by the Registrar’s Office. Any questions concerning this policy may be directed to the Registrar’s Office, Administration Building, Texas A&M University-Commerce, P. O. Box 3011, Commerce, Texas 75429.
University Statement of Policies
The policies, procedures, and regulations governing the conduct of students at A&MCommerce are outlined in the Student Guidebook. The Guidebook is available online at www.tamuc.edu/studentlife/guidebook.asp . It is the responsibility of the student to make himself/herself aware of all policies. Disciplinary matters are handled by the Dean of Students Office. University policies and procedures are subject to change without prior notice.
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Established in 1965, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has general and specific authority in areas of academic programs, finance, and facilities and has been designated the administrator at the state level for federal educational programs.
For More Information
For additional information about a specific department or office at A&M-Commerce, write to that office c/o Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, Texas 75429; or call 903-886-5102; or visit our web site at www.tamuc.edu .
Texas A&M University-Commerce
is accredited by the
Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
(1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; Telephone 404-679-4501)
to award bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.
Texas A&M University-Commerce
is also accredited by
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools
of Business - AACSB International
State Board for Educator Certification
The National Association of Schools of Music,
The National Association of Industrial Technology,
The Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
111 Market Place, Suite 1050
Baltimore, MD 21202-4012
The Council in Social Work Education,
American Chemical Society,
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs, and
Masters in Psychology Accreditation Council
is a member in good standing of the
Association of Texas Colleges and Universities,
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education,
American Association of State Colleges and Universities,
The American Association of University Women,
National Commission of Accrediting,
The Council of Graduate Schools in the United States,
Association of Texas Graduate Schools,
The Council of Colleges of Arts and Sciences,
Federation of North Texas Area Universities,
Inter-University Council of the North Texas Area, and
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
The American Association of State Colleges of Agriculture and Renewable Resources (AASCARR)
The provisions of this catalog do not constitute a contract, expressed or
Students are held individually responsible for the information contained