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Corpus Christi, Texas

Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Texas A & M University Corpus Christi

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
87%
Admission Difficulty for Texas A & M University Corpus Christi
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi and can I get accepted? The school has a 87% acceptance rate ranking it #56 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 7,875 out of 9,053 applicants were admitted making Texas A & M University Corpus Christi an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 63 percent. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
980-1160
Applicants Submitting SAT
77%
SAT Scores for Texas A & M University Corpus Christi
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 500
SAT Math 25th 480
SAT Composite 25th 980
SAT Scores for Texas A & M University Corpus Christi
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1160
Average SAT Score 1070

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Texas A & M University Corpus Christi?

Texas A & M University Corpus Christi typically requires applicants to be in the top 64 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 980 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 890. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1070 out of 1600. The school ranks #32 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 77 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Texas A & M University Corpus Christi admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1160 and Above Good >92%
1070 to 1160 Avg + 87%-92%
980 to 1070 Avg - 80%-87%
890 to 980 Reach 70%-80%
Less than 890 Low <70%
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Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
43%
ACT Scores for Texas A & M University Corpus Christi
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Texas A & M University Corpus Christi
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi?

Admission data indicates that Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #38 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 43 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Texas A & M University Corpus Christi.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Texas A & M University Corpus Christi admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >93%
20 to 23 Avg + 87%-93%
18 to 20 Avg - 81%-87%
16 to 18 Reach 74%-81%
Less than 16 Low <74%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Texas A & M University Corpus Christi has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

Texas A & M University Corpus Christi admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 5,659 3,394 9,053
Accepted 4,941 2,934 7,875
Acceptance Rate 87% 86% 87%
Enrolled 1,240 810 2,050
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 25% 28% 26%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Texas A & M University Corpus Christi and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Texas A & M University Corpus Christi Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Texas A & M University Corpus Christi
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=224147 IPEDS survey data for Texas A & M University Corpus Christi.

Frequently Asked Questions

77% of students submit their SAT scores to Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi. 43% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

87% of those who apply are granted admission to Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi. Admission competition is and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 980 and 1160. 77% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 23. 43% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.