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Our Vision

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is committed to becoming one of the leading centers of higher education in the Gulf of Mexico region while serving the intellectual, cultural, social, environmental and economic needs of South Texas. As a result, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi will invigorate and strengthen the region and state through its educational programs, research initiatives and outreach efforts.

Our Mission

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is an expanding, doctoral-granting institution committed to preparing graduates for lifelong learning and responsible citizenship in the global community. We are dedicated to excellence in teaching, research, creative activity and service. Our supportive, multicultural learning community provides undergraduate and graduate students with a challenging educational experience through residential, distance learning and international programs. The university's federal designation as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) provides a foundation for closing educational gaps, while its strategic location on the Gulf of Mexico and on the cultural border with Latin America provides a basis for gaining national and international prominence.

Our Degree Programs

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees. The University offers degrees through its five academic colleges. The following tables list the degrees offered in each college and provide the CIP code associated with each degree.

 

College of Business

CIP Code Description

CIP Code

Degree Levels

General Business

52.0101.00

BBA

Business Administration

52.0201.00

MBA

Management

52.0201.00

BBA

Accounting

52.0301.00

BBA, MACC

Economics

52.0601.00

BBA

Finance

52.0801.00

BBA

Management Information Systems

52.1201.00

BBA

Marketing

52.1401.00

BBA

 

College of Education and Human Development

CIP Code Description

CIP Code

Degree Levels

Curriculum & Instruction

13.0301.00

MS, PHD

Educational Administration

13.0401.00

MS

Educational Leadership

13.0401.00

EDD

Instructional Design and Educational Technology

13.0501.00

MS

Special Education

13.1001.00

MS

Counselor Education

13.1101.00

PHD

Counseling

13.1101.00

MS

Elementary Education

13.1202.00

MS

Secondary Education

13.1205.00

MS

Early Childhood Education

13.1210.00

MS

Reading

13.1315.00

MS

Interdisciplinary Studies

30.9999.01

BSIS

Kinesiology

31.0505.00

BS, MS

Athletic Training

51.0913.00

BS

 

College of Liberal Arts

CIP Code Description

CIP Code

Degree Levels

Communication

09.0100.00

BA, MA

Media Arts

09.0102.00

BA

Spanish

16.0905.00

BA

English

23.0101.00

BA, MA

Philosophy

38.0101.00

BA

Psychology

42.0101.00

BA, MA

Criminal Justice

43.0104.00

BS

Public Administration

44.0401.00

MPA

Economics

45.0601.00

BA1

Political Science

45.1001.00

BA

Sociology

45.1101.00

BA

Graphic Design

50.0409.00

BA

Theatre

50.0501.00

BA

Art

50.0701.00

BA, BFA

Studio Art

50.0702.00

MFA

Music

50.0901.00

BA, BM

History

54.0101.00

BA, MA

 

College of Nursing and Health Sciences

CIP Code Description

CIP Code

Degree Levels

Health Sciences

51.0000.00

BSHS

Nursing

51.3801.00

BSN

Nursing

51.3801.00

MSN

Nursing - Administration

51.3802.00

MSN

Nursing - Practitioner

51.3805.00

MSN

Nursing Science

51.3808.00

PHD2

Nursing - Education

51.3817.00

MSN

Nursing Practice

51.3818.00

DNP

 

College of Science and Engineering

CIP Code Description

CIP Code

Degree Levels

Fisheries and Mariculture

01.0303.00

MS

Environmental Science

03.0104.00

BS, MS

Coastal Marine System Science

03.0104.00

PHD

Coastal and Marine System Science

03.0104.00

MS

Computer Science

11.0101.00

BS, MS

Geospatial Computing Science

11.0101.00

PHD

Electrical Engineering

14.1001.00

BS

Mechanical Engineering

14.1901.00

BS

Geospatial Surveying Engineering

14.3801.00

MS

Electrical Engineering Technology

15.0303.00

BS1

Mechanical Engineering Technology

15.0805.00

BS

Geographic Information Systems

15.1102.00

BS

Biology

26.0101.00

BS, MS

Biomedical Sciences

26.0102.00

BS

Biomedical Sciences- Pre-professional

26.0102.00

BS

Marine Biology

26.1302.00

MS3, PHD3

Mathematics

27.0101.00

BS, MS

Atmospheric Sciences

40.0401.00

BS

Chemistry

40.0501.00

BS, MS

Geology

40.0601.00

BS

Physics

40.0801.00

BS4

Clinical Laboratory Science

51.1005.00

CER

Biomedical Sciences-Pre-Clinical Laboratory Science

51.1005.00

BS

 

Department of Undergraduate Studies

CIP Code Description

CIP Code

Degree Levels

Applied Arts and Sciences

30.9999.40

BAS

University Studies

30.9999.31

BA, BAS, BS

 

1 Being phased out

2 In cooperation with Texas Woman’s University – Support role only

3 Joint program with Texas A&M University, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, and Texas A&M-Galveston

4 Joint program with Midwestern, Prairie View, TAMU-Corpus Christi, TAMU-Kingsville, Tarleton, Texas Southern, and West Texas A&M