Skip to content

College of Science and Engineering :: Welcome to the College of Business

Welcome to the College of Science and Engineering

Innovation and discovery are at the forefront of our programs, encouraging our students to push the envelope, uncover the unknown and create change.

Our programs of study are dedicated to changing lives with a strong emphasis on challenging opportunities to build solutions and generate new knowledge for our complex and interrelated world. The college exists within the world of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and fosters immersive hands-on learning and developmental experiences. You will work closely with renowned faculty as well as your peers in preparation for advancement into your chosen field.

Join us on our path to discovery!

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Benefits of an A&M-Commerce STEM Degree

Benefits of an A&M-Commerce STEM Degree

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Welcome from the Dean of the college of Science and Engineering

Welcome from the Dean

I want to welcome you to the College of Science and Engineering. In considering a career in STEM, you are making a wise choice as occupations requiring a STEM degree and/or skills are in high demand and projected to make up a significant portion of the U.S. and global economies. We are dedicated to preparing you to achieve your professional goals, whether that is to enter the workforce upon graduation or to continue on to a graduate program or professional school.

Brent Donham, PhD
Dean
College of Science and Engineering
Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Academic Degree Programs COSE

Academic Degree Programs

COSE-BAAS-Applied_Arts_and_Sciences

Applied Arts & Science (BAAS)

Our BAAS program is flexible, affordable and 100 percent online. If you have earned or worked toward an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree, our innovative BAAS program will provide you with a cost-effective pathway to earning your Bachelor’s degree. We will accept up to 85 hours of your previous coursework from an accredited institution, which means you are only 36 hours away from earning your degree!

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face, Online
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements
DNA structure

Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences – Secondary Certification

There is a growing need for science teachers in high school. A degree in biology along with a teacher certification will allow you to combine your interest and passion for biology with influencing and shaping the lives of the next generation.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements
DNA structure

Biological Science (BA/BS)

The BA or BS degree provides a comprehensive overview of biological sciences, working from the molecular level up through ecosystems. The programs are suited for you if you are interested in the biological sciences, a career in biological research or applying for candidacy in medicine, dentistry, physical therapy or other allied health sciences fields.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements
DNA Structure

Biological Science (MS)

If you are interested in furthering your studies in biological sciences, this program will enable you to work closely with faculty members with similar research interests. Faculty research interests within the department include behavioral ecology, environmental science, microbiology, neuroscience, molecular, cellular and developmental biology, as well as wildlife ecology and conservation.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face, Online
Total Credit Hours

30 hours

Thesis Requirements
COSE-BS-Chemistry

Chemistry (BS)

Whether your interest is in the structure and chemical reactions in living systems, properties and reactions of organic or inorganic minerals and compounds, or how matter behaves on a molecular level, a degree in chemistry will prepare you for industry career or graduate studies. A wide variety of careers are available to chemists in industry, the government or academia. Options include, but are not limited to, chemical health and safety, toxicology, oil and petroleum, forensics, textiles, agriculture and food, polymers, environmental protection, and research.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

124 hours

Thesis Requirements
Chemistry Icon

Chemistry (BS) with Teaching Emphasis (This is the chem degree with an available teaching emphasis)

There is a growing need for science teachers in high school. A degree in chemistry along with a teacher certification will allow you to combine your interest and passion for chemistry with influencing and shaping the lives of the next generation.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120-122 hours

Thesis Requirements
Chemistry Icon

Chemistry (MS)

You can select a thesis study and a professional master degree. If you are interested in furthering your studies in chemistry, this program will enable you to work closely with faculty members with similar research interests. Faculty research interests within the department include metal binding, surface chemistry for industrially-important catalysts, ionic liquids as catalysts in organic reactions, porphyrin-based anion receptors, bacterial nucleic acid metabolism and green chemistry approaches. The non-thesis options include a professional master degree in chemistry, professional chemical business degree, or professional chemical education degree.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

30 hours

Thesis Requirements
Computational Science Icon

Computational Science (MS)

Computational Science is a field that utilizes computing capabilities to understand and/or solve complex problems within other disciplines. You can select a thesis or non-thesis option for your graduate work in computational science. This program is an interdisciplinary program involving various subject areas, including computer science, linguistics, business analytics, biological sciences and physics. In this program you will deal with complex real-world problems with solutions that can only be found through a multidisciplinary approach.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Combination, Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

30 hours

Thesis Requirements
COSE-BSCIS-Computer_Info_Systems

Computer Information Systems (BSCIS)

This program will prepare you for a wide variety of applications found in the diverse computing and information technology fields. With a strong foundation in programming, database technology, data structures, computer networks and application program development you will have the skills and knowledge you need to succeed as an application analyst, data analyst, data scientist, information systems management and other information technology fields.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Navarro College Partnership – Corsicana
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Combination, Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements
Computer Icon

Computer Science (BS)

A degree in computer science will equip you with the essential skills for a modern world. Career fields include, but not limited to, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, programming/coding, computer networks, cyber physical systems, digital forensics, operating systems, mobile programming, data analytics, database systems, machine learning and research.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Navarro College Partnership – Corsicana
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Combination, Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements
Computer Icon

Computer Science (MS)

You can select a thesis or non-thesis option for your graduate work in Computer Science. Based upon your interest and/or career goals, you will select a track in databases, computer networks, security, artificial intelligence, data science, image processing, or software engineering to complement the core comprised of data structures, algorithm design, operating systems, computer architecture and automation theory.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

31 hours (Non-Thesis option is 37 hours)

Thesis Requirements
Construction Cap icon

Construction Engineering (BS)

Construction engineering is involved in the planning, management and building of structures and facilities essential to societies and communities, as well as the overall improvement in the standard of living. If you are interested in rebuilding and maintaining the current infrastructure in the United States and/or developing the new infrastructure needed to support population growth, this is your degree.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration

Time of completion varies: For transfer students 2-3 years, and for first time full freshman 4-5 years.

Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

126 hours

Thesis Requirements
Electrical Engineering Icon

Electrical Engineering (BS) ok to duplicate

With instruction in circuits, electronics, digital systems, electrical networks, antenna design, electromagnetism, embedded control, signal analysis and programming, this degree will prepare you with the skills and knowledge needed to plan, design and evaluate electrical and electronic systems and their components.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration

4-5 years

Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

127 hours

Thesis Requirements
Tree Icon

Environmental Science (BS)

If you’re interested in the growing field of environmental science, this degree is for you. As a graduate you will be able to work for private environmental companies, corporations or federal, state, county or civic governments in positions that will impact air quality, water quality, hazard mitigation and other environmental challenges. Career fields include, but are not limited to, pollution remediation, environmental impact assessment, regulation enforcement and research.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Navarro College Partnership – Corsicana
Duration

4 years

Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements
COSE-BGS-Genderal_Studies

General Studies (BGS)

The BGS degree will allow you to explore multiple areas of study, satisfying personal interests, aligning to career goals, or simply helping you wrap up the college education you might have started long ago.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face, Online
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements
gear icon

Industrial Engineering (BS)

As an industrial engineer, you will be counted upon to solve complex problems in a technological world. Industrial engineering is concerned with the design, improvement, and installation of integrated systems of people, materials, information, equipment and energy. You will have an opportunity to work in a variety of organizations, including but not limited to, hospitals, engineering firms, petrochemical companies, government agencies and manufacturing.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration

Time of completion varies: For transfer students 2-3 years, and for first time full freshman 4-5 years.

Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

126 hours

Thesis Requirements
Squareroot icon

Mathematics (BA/BS)

A degree in mathematics will develop your analytical, statistical and computational skills preparing you for careers in industry, government, business, scientific and technological fields, computing and information science, actuarial work and education.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration
Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements
Gear Technology icon

Technology Management (BS)

The Technology Management degree integrates technology, applied engineering, project management, cost engineering, construction and industrial management, and leadership. As a technology management graduate, you will be prepared to problem solve, manage a construction and/or industrial work environment, optimize processes, ensure a safe workplace, and manage a technological project.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration

4 years

Foreign Language
Delivery Combination, Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements
Gear Technology icon

Technology Management (MS)

The graduate program in technology management is a fully online program designed to prepare you for career advancement and career enhancement in domestic and global technology-intensive businesses and industrial enterprises. The program focuses on leadership, organizational strategies, knowledge management, management of technology, applied research and project management.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration

1-2 years

Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face, Online
Total Credit Hours

36 hours

Thesis Requirements
COSE-BS-Wildlife_and_Conservation_Science

Wildlife & Conservation Science (BS)

This program is for students interested in wildlife management, ecology or the preservation of biodiversity. Designed around the requirements established by The Wildlife Society and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, upon completion of this program you will be able to pursue a variety of careers in fields such as wildlife ecology, game managers, wildlife biologists, park rangers and park managers.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration

4 years

Foreign Language
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120-123 hours

Thesis Requirements
Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Departments COSE

Departments

Academics

Student Support

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Research Publications and Grants – COB copied not edited

Research Publications and Grants

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Alumni Spotlight

Alumni Spotlight

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Giving Opportunities – COB copied not edited

Giving Opportunities

INFORMATION NEEDED!

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Events – COSE

Events

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Featured News COSE

Featured News

to come when news is imported from news.tamuc.edu

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Mission and Vision – COSE

Mission and Vision

Innovation and Discovery. That is our charge and our pledge. The faculty and staff of the College of Science & Engineering accept the responsibility to join our students to shape an innovative framework to build a better Texas eager to compete in an interconnected world with creativity, ethical leadership, and imagination. We don’t just discover the future, we make it.

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Science and Engineering :: Advising COSE

Advising

Your academic advisor will walk beside you throughout your college journey, offering relevant advice as you work toward your career goals.

Back to menu Scroll to top

College of Engineering and Technology :: Contact

Contact Us

  • P.O. Box 3011
  • Commerce, TX 75429-3011
Back to menu Scroll to top

START YOUR JOURNEY!

START YOUR JOURNEY!

Back to menu Scroll to top
Navigate This Page