6300 Ocean Drive Corpus Christi, TX 78412-5503 361-825-5700
http://www.tamucc.edu admiss@falcon.tamucc.edu
About Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
  • Year of Foundation 1947
  • Size of Campus 240 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 6,768
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,946 In-state, $13,196 Out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $20
  • Enrollment No. 10,169
Exploring the depths of the Gulf of Mexico, performing on the finest stage in the Coastal Bend and undertaking new research to improve the lives of those in our community form the enriching experiences offered at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. We’re an active campus where our students, faculty and staff make all the difference. Picture yourself in a tropical environment where top-notch academics and cutting-edge research are blended into a robust lifestyle. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi is the only University in the nation located on its own island. With palm trees lining pathways throughout the 240–acre campus, nearby natural wetlands and a pristine beach, we’ve become a first-choice destination for many students seeking a university that takes the lead.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Corpus Christi (12), San Antonio (150)
  • Distance to nearest train San Antonio (150)
  • Distance to nearest bus Corpus Christi (6)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%), apartment for single students
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 17
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 26%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 19%
  • Number of students using college housing 25%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 90%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 55%
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Interlibrary loan, Media Center, Laptop Borrowing Center, Computer Labs, Video Library and Facility, Art Slide Collection, Texas State-adopted Textbook Collection, Special Collections focusing on Corpus Christi, the Coastal Bend, South Texas, the Texas/Mex
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 474,085
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,661
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all colle
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 666,134
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 10,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,999
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, veteran student, academic
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year 30%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years 35%
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 12%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interview training
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 5,500
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 25%