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Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi – Tuition & Success Analysis

Corpus Christi, TX

Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi – Snapshot


Four-Year Public University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 9,955

Average annual cost of attendance: $14,867

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $22,810

Campus Setting: Large City

Religious Affiliation: None

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Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $14,098

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $14,903

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $16,871

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $18,118

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is N/A


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 36%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 59%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $43,400

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 68%

Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Admissions

Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Acceptance Rate: 65%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 430 to 530

SAT Critical Reading: 420 to 530

SAT Writing: 410 to 510

ACT English: 16 to 22

ACT Math: 17 to 23

ACT Writing: 6 to 8

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 40%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 53%

Typical student debt: $22,810

Typical monthly loan payment: $242

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Majors at Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi:

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 9%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 18%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 4%
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services – 2%
  • Engineering – 3%
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields – 1%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 2%
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics – 1%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 18%
  • History – 2%
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services – 5%
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies – 12%
  • Natural Resources and Conservation – 2%
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies – 6%
  • Physical Sciences – 2%
  • Psychology – 6%
  • Social Sciences – 2%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 5%

For more information about the various majors at Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi, visit their website.

Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Diversity


Overall Composition at Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi full time:  83%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi part time:  17%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi:  16%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 0%

Asian: 3%

Black: 7%

Hispanic: 49%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Two or more races: 1%

Unknown: 2%

White: 36%

Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 1.9

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 2.9

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 14.9

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.

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