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Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi was founded in 1971 as an upper-division and graduate institution. In 1989 the state legislature approved the university's expansion to a full four-year undergraduate program. Its 240-acre campus is located in Corpus Christi.

Website: www.tamucc.edu/

Public
Co-ed
9,323
Undergraduate
Students
(59.9%) 5,589 Women
(40.1%) 3,734 Men
2,129
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
83% of 9,839 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
545 average
500-590 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
560 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
22 average
19-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $15,212
Out-of-state: $27,327
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $4,992
Out-of-state: $17,107
Room and Board
$10,220
Average Percent of Need Met
14%
Average Freshman Award
$11,611
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$17,748
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
431
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 2% of classes
10-19 students: 15% of classes
20-29 students: 38% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 19% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
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Campus Life

Corpus Christi Population
312,195
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
24% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Tarpon
Sororities
3% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.8% Asian
5.0% Black/African-American
52.3% Hispanic/Latino
2.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
36.4% White
0.9% Unknown
International Students
2.1% from 50 countries
First-Year Students Returning
60.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
18.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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