Cost of Attendance

These figures illustrate the estimated cost of attendance for a typical full-time student attending Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. These figures are subject to change, and can vary from student to student.

Fall 2018 - Spring 2019
Texas Resident UnderGraduate 30 Credit Hours  
         
Budget Item Living Living  Living at home  Living at home 
On-campus Off-campus with parent w/ dependent(s)
Tuition & fees $9,760 $9,760 $9,760 $9,760
Room & board $10,220 $9,179 $3,290 $3,290
Books & supplies $1,290 $1,290 $1,290 $1,290
Transportation $1,201 $2,086 $2,086 $2,086
Miscellaneous $1,857 $1,857 $1,492 $1,492
TOTAL $24,328 $24,172 $17,918 $17,918
Childcare estimate N/A $3,762 N/A $3,630
TOTAL + childcare   $27,934   $21,548
         
Non-Texas Resident UnderGraduate 30 Credit Hours  
         
Budget Item Living Living  Living at home  Living at home 
On-campus Off-campus with parent w/ dependent(s)
Tuition & fees $22,914 $22,914 $22,914 $22,914
Room & board $10,220 $9,179 $3,290 $3,290
Books & supplies $1,290 $1,290 $1,290 $1,290
Transportation $1,201 $2,086 $2,086 $2,086
Miscellaneous $1,857 $1,857 $1,492 $1,492
TOTAL $37,482 $37,326 $31,072 $31,072
Childcare estimate N/A $3,762 N/A $3,762
TOTAL + childcare   $41,088   $34,834
         
         
Texas Resident Graduate 20 Credit Hours  
         
Budget Item Living Living  Living at home  Living at home 
On-campus Off-campus with parent w/ dependent(s)
Tuition & fees $7,057 $7,057 $7,057 $7,057
Room & board $10,220 $9,179 $3,290 $3,290
Books & supplies $1,280 $1,280 $1,280 $1,280
Transportation $1,201 $2,086 $2,086 $2,086
Miscellaneous $1,857 $1,857 $1,492 $1,492
TOTAL $21,615 $21,459 $15,205 $15,205
Childcare estimate N/A $3,762 N/A $3,762
TOTAL + childcare   $25,221   $18,967
Non-Texas Resident  Graduate 20 Credit Hours  
         
Budget Item Living Living  Living at home  Living at home 
On-campus Off-campus with parent w/ dependent(s)
Tuition & fees $15,849 $15,849 $15,849 $15,849
Room & board $10,220 $9,179 $3,290 $3,290
Books & supplies $1,280 $1,280 $1,280 $1,280
Transportation $1,201 $2,086 $2,086 $2,086
Miscellaneous $1,857 $1,857 $1,492 $1,492
TOTAL $30,407 $30,251 $23,997 $23,997
Childcare estimate N/A $3,762 N/A $3,762
TOTAL + childcare   $34,013   $27,759


Tuition & fees

Based upon a full-time course load of 15 credit hours per semester (30 credit hours total) for undergraduate students and 10 credit hours per semester (20 credit hours total) for graduate students. Actual tuition and fees will vary depending on your residency status (Texas resident or non-Texas resident), the college, the amount and type of courses taken, etc. A detailed breakdown of tuition and fees is accessible via the Business Office.

Room & board

Charges are an estimate and will vary depending on your housing and meal plan selections.

Books & supplies

Estimated expenses, and can vary depending on the amount and type of courses taken. For information concerning the actual cost of textbooks, click here.

Transportation

Expenses you will incur traveling to and from campus. This does not include such items as vehicle maintenance or purchases.

Miscellaneous expenses

Include items you will purchase throughout the academic year that are related to your educational costs. Your actual miscellaneous expenses will vary from the given average depending on your spending habits.

Childcare estimate (if applicable)

Expenses you will incur securing childcare services for your dependent(s).