10,174
Students
Financial aid thermometer
9,651
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
86
86%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi is a University institution located in Corpus Christi, TX, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address SSC 107
6300 Ocean Drive, Unit 5774
Corpus Christi, TX  78412-5774
United States
Contact Mrs. Monica Martinez
Assistant Director of Admissions
Email: monica.martinez@tamucc.edu
Phone: 361-825-2624
Fax: 361-825-5887

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering/mechanical Technology Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

9,002
Applied
7,773
Accepted
10,174
Enrolled
86%
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Female Admissions

5,580
Females Applied
4,837
Females Accepted
87%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

3,422
Males Applied
2,936
Males Accepted
86%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.26
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen July 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer July 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 550 415 520
SAT Math 550 440 550
ACT Composite 20 18 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

4,719
In-state
14,527
Out-of-state
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Fees

4,336
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan Yes
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens

Financial Aid

9,651
Avg. Financial Aid Package
10,193
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,351
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,091
Avg. Loan Aid
2,787
Avg. Grant Aid
7,167
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
96% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
53%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
2%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

10,174
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 50.3%
Black or African American 6.29%
White or Caucasian 35.62%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.17%
Asian 2.57%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.03%
Two or more races 0.9%
Other 1.97%

Gender

Male (41.53%)
Female (58.47%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 51%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Late Night Breakfast, Waves of Welcome Week and Homecoming

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Accounting Society: Alpha Epsilon Delta, Student Art Association: Golden Key, Islander Cultural Alliance: Kinesiology Club, Graduate Student Association: Sea Turtle Club and Student Nurses Association

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading No Division 1 No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No No No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Riflery Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Division 1 No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Riflery Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
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Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

723
Total Faculty
18:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 487
Part-time - 236
Male - 327
Female - 396