Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi Rankings

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In the World#1081 of 14178
In North America#337 of 2629
In the United States#303 of 2528
In Texas#21 of 119
In Corpus Christi#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
80%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
71%
Undergraduates
9,323
Graduates
2,129
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
tamucc.edu

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate80%82%79%
Applicants9,8393,6216,218
Admissions7,8712,9574,914
Freshmen enrolled full time1,7447031,041
Freshmen enrolled part time17170101

2,145 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,638 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,495 or 78%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1010
or below

75% of them
had 1200
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi are 1010-1200 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
784 or 41%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi are 19-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Other Tests Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
College-preparatory program Considered but not required

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic5486 (48%)
White4256 (37%)
Black or African American589 (5%)
Asian378 (3%)
Nonresident Alien370 (3%)
Two or more races252 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown95 (0.8%)
American Indian or Alaska Native8 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,448
Students receiving aid
71%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$4,719$3,568
Tuition in-state$4,719$3,568
Tuition out-of-state$14,695$11,661
Fee in-district$4,553$3,252
Fee in-state$4,553$3,252
Fee out-of-state$5,406$3,827

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,832
Combined charge for room and board$11,024
Room charge$7,295
Meal charge$3,729

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General74315
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse273
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other153
Psychology, General1255
Biomedical Sciences, General112
Accounting6227
Kinesiology and Exercise Science818
Computer and Information Sciences, General5724
Communication, General6315
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing75
Mechanical Engineering71
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General70
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies70
Environmental Science51152
Biology & Biological Sciences, General623
Marketing & Marketing Management, General51
English Language and Literature, General386
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General38
Business & Commerce, General37
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services298
History, General315
Art & Art Studies, General31
Educational Leadership and Administration, General2110
Finance, General30
Political Science and Government, General28
Nursing Administration22
Mathematics, General143
Chemistry, General133
Public Administration16
Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Technology & Technician15
Sociology14
Music, General13
Athletic Training & Trainer12
Management Information Systems, General12
Surveying Technology & Surveying12
Curriculum and Instruction93
Electrical and Electronics Engineering11
Geology & Earth Science, General11
Business & Managerial Economics11
Reading Teacher Education9
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography63
Special Education and Teaching, General8
Secondary Education and Teaching8
Elementary Education and Teaching8
Surveying Engineering7
Aquaculture7
Nursing Practice7
Mass Communication & Media Studies6
Spanish Language and Literature5
Educational & Instructional Technology5
Philosophy4
Fine & Studio Arts, General3
Physics, General2
Early Childhood Education and Teaching2
Graphic Design1
Grand Total1,76466433
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate37%33%41%
  • Full-time retention rate - 60%
  • Part-time retention rate - 54%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,932
Citations
42,686

Publication count by topic

Computer science
429
Psychology
361
Biology
325
Environmental science
299
Medicine
200
Business
139
Economics
120
Geology
117
Geography
107
Mathematics
106
Engineering
100
Sociology
93
Chemistry
91
Political science
79
Materials science
58
History
34
Art
19
Physics
19
Philosophy
11

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology8983,208
Environmental science9924,344
Business10803,014
Economics11152,768
Psychology14215,538
Art147528
History151735
Sociology1536727
Geography1641669
Computer science16464,048
Philosophy175719
Political science1774238
Biology18077,676
Engineering18491,363
Mathematics23411,098
Medicine24711,866
Chemistry31661,239
Physics3191166
Materials science3539369

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199007
1991010
199210
199300
199485
19951316
19961432
19971160
19981971
199923102
200035122
200134203
200242228
200346331
200450377
200565544
200670569
200768731
200879897
2009911084
20101101406
20111231746
20121201826
20131522312
20141562791
20151743076
20161723041
20172353410
20182353489
20192974635
20203085702

General info

Alternative namesTAMUCC
Founded1947
WikipediaTexas A&M University–Corpus Christi
MottoThe Island University
Colorsblue, green, silver
Academic CalendarSeptember to August (September - December; January-May; June-August)
Total FTE staff1,343
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address6300 Ocean Dr.
Corpus Christi, Texas, 78412-5503
United States
City population316,000
Phone3618255700
Fax+1 (361) 825 5887

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