Texas A&M University - Commerce

Commerce, TX

Texas A&M University-Commerce says, "The Core Curriculum program at A&M-Commerce embodies the characteristics and purposes of the University. With both professional and liberal arts programs, A&M-Commerce recognizes general education as a necessary component in the development of all students. The general education which takes place in the Core Curriculum program is, therefore, not only compatible with specialization, but is the context in which specialization occurs." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.tamuc.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:8,494
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:24%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,434 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$20,884 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Language, Philosophy, and Culture" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    YES
  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the third section of the "Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Mathematics" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Texas A&M University - Commerce uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/24/2019

C

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