College of Education and Human Services :: Welcome
impact your community, change the world
Our world-class faculty are conducting innovative, educational research to help you reimagine the practice of teaching. You’ll receive guidance and mentoring to achieve success in the classroom while taking on practical, real-world experiences to build the confidence and skills you’ll need after graduation. With extended locations throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and our growing online degree program offerings, you’re sure to find the perfect fit for your busy life.
The College of Education and Human Services at A&M-Commerce is improving the quality of life in Texas and beyond by educating teachers, administrators and human services professionals. Our success stems from a wide variety of degree programs, small class sizes and faculty who take time to develop one-on-one relationships with our students.
College of Education and Human Services :: Benefits of an A&M-Commerce Business Degree
Benefits of a Degree from A&M-Commerce
Continue our legacy of exceptionalism! Our students have a 97% pass rate on initial statewide teacher certification examinations.
Gain real-world, on-the-job educator training through our partnerships with local school districts.
Develop your social work and counseling skills through practicum courses and internships.
Learn from world-class faculty conducting innovative educational research.
Gain hands-on health and human performance knowledge in our Human Performance Lab and other advanced-technology facilities.
We provide you with information, guidance and specialized services toward achieving your academic and career goals.
With modern classrooms and multiple laboratories for research, the Nursing and Health Sciences building houses our nursing, body mechanics, nutrition and wellness, and kinesiology programs, as well as the Biomedical Institute for Regenerative Research.
College of Education and Human Services :: Departments
College of Education and Human Services :: Program Cost
As of fall 2020, tuition and fees for an undergraduate taking 12 credit hours are $4,125 for a Texas resident and $9,034 for a non-resident.
Tuition and fees for a graduate student in the College of Education and Human Services taking nine credit hours are $3,820 for a Texas resident and $7,500 for a non-resident.
COEHS:: Assistant Deans
The College of Education and Human Services proudly presents its annual symposium each fall semester. These free events are designed to stimulate intellectual discussion and cultivate mindsets focused on creating positive impacts on local and extended communities.
College of Education and Human Services :: Featured News
A&M-Commerce alum H.T. Sanchez, Ed.D., is one of five Texas finalists for the state’s Superintendent of the Year award. The award, sponsored by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB), recognizes superintendents across the state for excellence and achievement. With nearly two decades of experience as an administrator, Sanchez has led Plainview ISD—a district with […]
The College of Education and Human Services at Texas A&M University-Commerce is set to host its second annual symposium, titled “Education: A Vision for Healing Society.” The fully virtual event will be presented on Friday, September 24 from 8:30 a.m. to noon. A&M-Commerce faculty and staff will share their heritage and experiences making valuable contributions […]
Texas A&M University-Commerce Rodeo Team member Alyssa Lockhart was named a “Scholar American” by the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. To qualify each year, students must have earned points at an NIRA sanctioned rodeo, been in college for more than one term, earned a 3.5 cumulative GPA and been nominated by their rodeo coach. Lockhart, a […]
EducationDegree.com lists A&M-Commerce as one of the top 35 destinations for educator preparation throughout the states of Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas. Schools were selected based on academic excellence, high-caliber faculty, student teaching opportunities, reputation and unique opportunities provided to students. View the full listing.
The Texas A&M University System announced a three-year continuation of its partnership with the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE) to expand the initiative to promote quality instruction and student success. The ACUE partners with colleges and universities in America to ensure student success and equity in every class. Dr. Laura Isbell, head of […]
Blue Ridge ISD named A&M-Commerce alum Matthew Todd as assistant superintendent. He previously served as the district’s director of curriculum and instruction and will continue leading the district’s teaching and learning work. He has worked for the district in roles including teacher, coach, assistant principal, principal and director. Todd earned his dual-major Bachelor of Science […]
Texas A&M University-Commerce faculty members Shulan Lu, professor of psychology, and Derek Harter, associate professor of computer science and information systems, received grant funding from the U.S. Department of Defense to support their research project, “Embodied Cognition and Cognitive Control in the Lab and the Real World.” Lu said the grant will be used to […]
Dr. Mary L. Thomas was recognized with the Top 100 Leaders in Education award at the second Global Forum for Education and Learning (GFEL) event, held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on June 23-25. In her 45 years as an educator, Thomas has served as a pre-K-12 teacher and as a campus and […]
Red Oak ISD recently named A&M-Commerce graduate student Taylor Morris as the district’s top elementary school teacher. Along with the title, Morris was surprised to receive a $1,000 honorarium from Baylor Scott & White Health in appreciation of her outstanding service to students of Red Oak ISD. Morris is pursuing her master’s degree in curriculum […]
The Texas Education Agency recently designated Texas A&M University-Commerce with the Vetted Teacher Residency distinction along with nine other programs in Texas. Sherri Harwell, director of the Office of Educator Certification and Academic Services at A&M-Commerce, lead efforts to secure the designation. “The Department of Curriculum and Instruction at A&M-Commerce is tirelessly driven to provide […]