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Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
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  • 4 Year
  • CORPUS CHRISTI, TX

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade A minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade A minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade B

editorial

Texas A&M - Corpus Christi is an above-average public university located in Corpus Christi, Texas. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 7,201 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Texas A&M - Corpus Christi acceptance rate is 80%. Popular majors include Nursing, Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Psychology. Graduating 37% of students, Texas A&M - Corpus Christi alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $35,800.

About

6300 OCEAN DR.
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78412
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Southland Conference

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi Rankings

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TAMU Corpus Christi Admissions

Acceptance Rate
80%
Application Deadline
July 1
SAT Range
1010-1200
ACT Range
19-24
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$12,916 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,448 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
71%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
81%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 130 responses
70%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 161 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 159 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
8
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
1
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
7
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    21%
  • On Campus
    74%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
7,201 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,122
Undergrads Over 25
10%
Pell Grant
44%
Varsity Athletes
3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 115 responses
  • Relaxed
    37%
  • Friendly
    33%
  • Diverse in general
    16%
  • Diverse in likes
    6%
  • Similar to middle school behavior
    3%
  • Stuck up
    3%
  • Expect too much from everyone
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
55%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 183 responses
Poll
52%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 215 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 123 responses
  • Totally Amazing
    31%
  • Pretty good
    28%
  • Beach Town School
    11%
  • Average
    11%
  • Helpful
    7%
  • Melting pot
    4%
  • Sad
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
37%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 102 responses

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