Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

6300 Ocean Dr., Corpus Christi, TX 78412

Team Name: Islanders

Address: 6300 Ocean Dr., Corpus Christi, TX 78412

Web: TAMUCC.edu

Phone: 361-825-5700

Facebook: IslandUniversity

Instagram: island_university

Twitter: IslandCampus

Snapchat: TAMUCC_Islander

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Undergraduate Enrollment9,323
Acceptance Rate74%
In-State Tuition$197
Out-of-State Tuition$612

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Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

6300 Ocean Dr., Corpus Christi, TX 78412

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY–CORPUS CHRISTI, known as the Island University, is more than a destination campus. It is recognized for its top-quality academic programs and has been ranked the “No. 1 College by the Sea” by BestCollegeReviews.org.

Undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral students choose from more than eighty degree programs including marine biology, mechanical engineering, nursing, education, art/graphic design, kinesiology, marketing, and theater. Students benefit from individualized and immersive learning experiences where faculty offer mentored research in more than forty centers and labs. At the Island University, tomorrow’s artists, teachers, scientists, athletes, engineers, and entrepreneurs are encouraged to find their purpose.

Islander impact is felt around the world through several centers of excellence, including the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies and its work to protect gulf ecosystems. The Conrad Blucher Institute (CBI) recently launched the first-of-its-kind Coastal Artificial Intelligence Educational Program. In addition, the State of Texas designated CBI as a facilitator for the National Spatial Reference System. The Lone Star UAS Center of Excellence and Innovation is one of only seven FAA-unmanned aircraft systems test sites in the nation.

A historically Hispanic-Serving Institution, the energizing and naturally beautiful island campus provides a welcoming and supportive environment for students from 49 states and 58 nations.



Acceptance Rate74%
Median composite SAT score1110
Median ACT score21
Undergraduate Enrollment9,323
Students on Financial Aid67%


In-State Tuition$197
Out-of-State Tuition$612
Room and Board$7,001+


African American Students4.8%
Asian American Students2.8%
Hispanic Students51.1%
International Students2.1%
Male/Female Ratio40/60


Greek SystemYes
Freshman Living on Campus70%
Freshmen Who Return60%
Student/Teacher Ratio18:1
Full-Time Faculty431


Graduation in Four Years17%
Graduation Overall37%
Alumni Who Give $ to SchoolN/A