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A&M Commerce Demographics & Diversity

Commerce, Texas

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at A&M Commerce are predominantly White with a sizeable Black population. The school has very high racial diversity. 50% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Texas A & M University Commerce students
Race Percent of Students
White 50%
Black 21%
Hispanic 18%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 6%
International 2%
Race Unknown 1%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 61% more female students than male students enrolled at Texas A & M University Commerce with a gender ratio of 62% women to 38% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, A&M Commerce has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Texas A & M University Commerce students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 38%
Women 62%
Enrollment by gender for Texas A & M University Commerce students
Gender Number of Students
Men 4,337
Women 6,969

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

A&M Commerce serves a very low number of students outside of Texas, with 96 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Texas A & M University Commerce students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 96%
Out of State 2%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 2%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$57,562 per year

60% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 33.6%
Part time Undergrads 26.8%

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