Del Mar College

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General Information

Admission Office

101 Baldwin Boulevard

Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3897

(361) 698-1255

800) 652-3357

Fax: (361) 698-1595

Contact: Frances Jordan

Assistant Dean of Enrollment Services and Registrar
Main Address

101 Baldwin Boulevard

Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3897

(361) 698-1200

Total undergrads: 11,310

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,735

Degree-seeking undergrads: 11,310


Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admissions criteria for health science programs vary by program.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Music – General Performance A
Music Theory/Composition A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Finance/Banking A,C
Hotel/Motel Management A,C
Logistics/Materials Management A,C
Management Information Systems A,C
Marketing Management A
Office Clerical Services C
Real Estate C
Sales and Distribution C

Communications & Journalism

Advertising A
Journalism A
Radio/Television A

Communications Technologies

Photographic/Film Technology A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Systems Security A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A,C


Art Teacher Education A
Bilingual/Bicultural Education A
Early Childhood Special Education A
Education of Deaf/Hearing Impaired A
Education of Developmentally Delayed A
Elementary Education A
English Teacher Education A
Foreign Language Teacher Education A
History Teacher Education A
Junior High Education A
Special Education A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting C
Architectural Engineering Technology A
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Occupational Safety A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A
Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Child Development A,C
Family/Consumer Sciences – General C

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General A
Sign Language Interpretation A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance A,C
Dental Hygiene A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Diagnostic medical sonography/sonographer and ultrasound technician C
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Marriage/Family Therapy A
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Records Technology A,C
Nuclear Medical Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Pharmacy Assistance A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Respiratory Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling A
Surgical Technology A,C


History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Court Reporting A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Mechanics A,C
Aircraft Powerplant Technology A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Communications Systems A,C
Diesel Mechanics A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Food Service A,C
Restaurant/Catering Management A,C

Physical Sciences

Chemical Physics A
Chemistry A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A,C
Welding Technology A,C


Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Science Technologies

Chemical Technology A,C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Criminalistics/Criminal Science C
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government A
Sociology A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Del Mar College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (361) 698-1200
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3897
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 12,008
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 6,905 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,275
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,441
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 73%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,375

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Del Mar College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Del Mar College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 66
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 4
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 11
Construction Trades 21
Education 1
Engineering 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 65
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 12
Health Professions and Related Programs 617
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 21
Legal Professions and Studies 22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 97
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 22
Physical Sciences 3
Precision Production 42
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Science Technologies/Technicians 22
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 4
Grand total 4377

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Del Mar College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $4,275
Out-of-state $5,441
Books and supplies $1,260

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 385 73%
Grant or scholarship aid 364 69% $5,375
Student loan aid 71 14% $2,913

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 4,575 39% $4,243
Federal student loans 911 8% $3,116

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Del Mar College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Del Mar College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Del Mar College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 12,008
Undergraduate enrollment 12,008
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Del Mar College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology
    • Nuclear Medicine Technologist (NMT) - Programs for the nuclear medicine technologist
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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