|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||20:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,272 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 12,909 applications and 8,346 students were granted admission. Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi is at the #63 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 48% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 76% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||850 to 1060|
|ACT||17 to 23|
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $14,358 and in-state students paid $4,719.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 71% of Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 45% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,617 (which is 4.2% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi in 2016-2017, was 1,278, which is 57% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,667 (which is 6.9% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi has enrolled a total of 12,202 students (8,964 students full-time and 3,238 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 12,202 students, 901 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and 9,960 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,242 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,037 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 7%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||17%||1,101||0|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||15%||985||101|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||5%||335|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||3%||226||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||3%||219|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||3%||174|
|Visual And Performing Arts||2%||152|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi graduates 6 years after enrollment is $29,700. Last year, out of the total 1,460 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,256 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,543 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,281 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|