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By the numbers

Undergraduate Enrollment 9,074
In-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $3,828 PER SEM.
Out-of-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $8,141 PER SEM.
Yearly Room and Board $7,001+
% of Students on Financial Aid 87
Median SAT/ACT 976/20
% of African American Students 5.4
% of Asian American Students 2.4
% of Hispanic Students 44.6
% of International Students 4.8
Student/Teacher Ratio 22:1
Number of Full-time Faculty 394
% of Male/% of Female Students 40/60
Greek System? YES
% of Freshmen Who Live on Campus 15
% of Students Who Graduate in Four Years 20
% of Students Who Graduate Overall 38
% of Freshmen Who Return 62
% Of Alumni Who Give $$$ to School 2.2

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

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6300 Ocean Dr., Corpus Christi, TX 78412













  • One of six federally designated test sites for unmanned aircraft systems (drones).
  • World-class research in sustaining and conserving the Gulf of Mexico.
  • Recognized for affordability and return on investment by College Atlas and Affordable Colleges Online.
  • Chosen as one of the “Top 20 Colleges in Texas for Hispanics” by The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine.
  • The Conrad Blucher Institute for Surveying and Science is the nation’s largest endowed geographic information science (GISc) program.

DISCOVER THE ISLAND UNIVERSITY, the only university in the nation located on its own island, in the heart of the Gulf Coast. Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi enjoys more than 250 days of sunshine, a gulf breeze, and mild weather year-round.

Students who choose Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, part of the distinguished Texas A&M System, enjoy a close-knit community where faculty often work one-on-one with students.

With more than 80 popular degree programs, A&M-Corpus Christi has proudly provided a solid academic foundation with renowned faculty since 1947. The Island University is the premier urban doctoral degree-granting institution in South Texas, supporting a UAS test site, two institutes, and more than 20 research centers and labs.

Texas A&M-Corpus Christi continues to grow in opportunities and experiences for new students. In 2016, it broke ground on the second phase of its Momentum Village student housing project. The university also added the first doctor of nursing practice degree south of San Antonio and started new homecoming tailgate traditions.

As a Minority-Serving Institute, the Island University is dedicated to closing educational gaps and providing a quality academic experience at a reasonable cost. Students can earn bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees taught by faculty who engage in cutting-edge research, serve the greater community, and bring a hands-on approach to teaching.

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