33. Faculty/Staff Course Enrollment and Employee Scholarship Program
Faculty/Staff are allowed to take courses at Texas A&M University-Commerce under provisions of normal enrollment and admissions policies in effect. Any enrollment by full-time faculty and staff must be requested and must not interfere with assigned duties or office hours. University employees wishing to satisfy the residency requirement for the doctoral degree must resign their positions and, in the case of faculty, security approved leave of absence in order to resume rank and tenure.
Faculty are discouraged from pursuing additional graduate degrees at Texas A&M University-Commerce. The University will provide an Institutional Scholarship to all budgeted employees for up to 6 credit hours each semester for 100% of the cost of tuition. All fees will be paid by the employee. You may obtain an application form from the Payroll Office or access the form online.