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A&M Commerce Admission Requirements

Commerce, Texas

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Chances of getting into Texas A & M University Commerce

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
60%
Admission Difficulty for Texas A & M University Commerce
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Very Easy 
Applicant Competition Low 
How hard is it to get into A&M Commerce and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at A&M Commerce is 60%.  It ranks #21 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. A&M Commerce is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 5,151 out of 8,577 applicants were admitted.

The school has very easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 69 percent (SAT 955/1150 ACT 17/23). Texas A & M University Commerce typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.4. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The A&M Commerce application fee is $0 and applications are due by Aug 1.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Texas A & M University Commerce. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 71% of students submitted SAT scores and 53% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..

A&M Commerce SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
955-1150
Applicants Submitting SAT 
71%
SAT Scores for Texas A & M University Commerce
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 480
SAT Math 25th 475
SAT Composite 25th 955
SAT Scores for Texas A & M University Commerce
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 580
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1150
Average SAT Score 1050

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Texas A & M University Commerce?

Texas A & M University Commerce typically prefers applicants to be in the top 100 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 955 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 860. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1050 out of 1600. A&M Commerce ranks #33 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 71 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Texas A & M University Commerce admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1150 and Above Good >74%
1052 to 1150 Avg + 60%-74%
955 to 1052 Avg - 44%-60%
858 to 955 Reach 29%-44%
Less than 858 Low <29%
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A&M Commerce ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
17-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT 
53%
ACT Scores for Texas A & M University Commerce
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Texas A & M University Commerce
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into A&M Commerce?

Admission data indicates that A&M Commerce regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #34 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 53 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Texas A & M University Commerce.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Texas A & M University Commerce admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
23 and Above Good >74%
20 to 23 Avg + 60%-74%
17 to 20 Avg - 44%-60%
14 to 17 Reach 29%-44%
Less than 14 Low <29%
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A&M Commerce GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.4
Typical High School Grades 
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Texas A & M University Commerce?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into A&M Commerce. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Texas A & M University Commerce was 3.4 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #35 in Texas for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as A&M Commerce accepts 60% of students who apply.

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High School GPA's for admitted Texas A & M University Commerce students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 5.88% Good
3.75 to 3.99 15.88% Good
3.50 to 3.74 24.71% Avg +
3.25 to 3.49 22.06% Avg -
3.00 to 3.24 16.91% Reach
2.50 to 2.99 10.59% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 3.38% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 0.59% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

80% of Texas A & M University Commerce freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Texas A & M University Commerce students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 19%
Top 25% of class 46%
Top 50% of class 80%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

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Admission Statistics

Texas A & M University Commerce admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 5,176 3,401 8,577
Accepted 3,131 2,020 5,151
Acceptance Rate 60% 59% 60%
Enrolled 519 368 887
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 18% 17%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 1, 2023
Days left to Apply
184

Applicants have 184 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Texas A & M University Commerce is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Texas A & M University Commerce and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Texas A & M University Commerce Application Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Texas A & M University Commerce
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=224554 IPEDS survey data for Texas A & M University Commerce.

FAQs

Does Texas A & M University Commerce prefer SAT or ACT?

71% of students submit their SAT scores to A&M Commerce. 53% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Texas A & M University Commerce?

60% of those who apply are granted admission to A&M Commerce. Admission competition is low and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Texas A & M University Commerce?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 955 and 1150. 71% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Texas A & M University Commerce?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 17 and 23. 53% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.