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About Del Mar College (DMC)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private


2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College




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Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

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On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?


Del Mar College is a public university located in Corpus Christi, TX. Del Mar College occupies a total area of about 330 acres. Del Mar College was founded in the year 1935. At Del Mar College, the total enrolment stands at 12,008. The school has a total of 307 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Speaking of gender distribution, there are around 59% of the students who are females and 41% are males at Del Mar College. At DMC, around 70% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several notable alumni including Solomon P. Ortiz, Henry Cuesta, Pepe Serna, and Raul Torres in its 85 years of existence. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. A total of 169 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by DMC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), ADA (American Dental Association), and SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact


101 Baldwin Blvd.


Email: N/A
Phone: 3616981255
Fax: 3616981595
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The admission to Del Mar College is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Del Mar College. It is a non-refundable amount. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Del Mar College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus Christi, Texas 78404-3897. They can also call them at (361) 698-1200.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.


Average Annual Cost


Books And Supplies


Other Fees


Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to DMC. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $17,687. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.


Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio


Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Academic Calendar


Research Funding per Student


Faculty Overview


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Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad


Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

218 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

159 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

127 Graduates

Physical Science Technologies/Techn...

118 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

106 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

102 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

101 Graduates

Quality Control and Safety Technolo...

80 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

66 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

55 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

54 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

46 Graduates

Fire Protection

44 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

43 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

41 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

40 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

38 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

35 Graduates

Legal Support Services

34 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

31 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

21 Graduates

Psychology, General

20 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

18 Graduates


18 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

17 Graduates

Building/Construction Finishing, Ma...

15 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

15 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

15 Graduates

Architectural Engineering Technolog...

13 Graduates

Audiovisual Communications Technolo...

12 Graduates

Social Work

11 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

10 Graduates

Biology Technician/Biotechnology La...

9 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

9 Graduates

Biology, General

8 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

8 Graduates


8 Graduates

Engineering Technology, General

7 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

7 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

7 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

7 Graduates

American Sign Language

6 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

6 Graduates

Electrical/Electronics Maintenance...

6 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

6 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

6 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

6 Graduates


5 Graduates

Communications Technology/Technicia...

5 Graduates


5 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

4 Graduates


4 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

3 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

2 Graduates


2 Graduates

Political Science and Government

2 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

1 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

1 Graduates


1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates


Student Body

Undergraduate Students


Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.






Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%




24% White

1% Unknown

3% Black

68% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density



Unknown Location


Out Of State


In State



Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$48,967 per year

Campus Life


The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available


Freshmen Required to Live on Campus


Freshmen Live on Campus


Undergrads in College Housing


Averege Housing Cost


Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available


Average Meal Plan Available



Division Sports Nickname


School Colors


Varsity Athletics Association


Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes


Total Female Athletes


Intramural Sports


Sports Club


Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol


Campus Emergency Phones


24-Hour Escort Safety rides


Mobile Campus Emergency Alert


Since the campus life of the students assumes an imperative part of their development and advancement, students at DMC invest a lot of their time learning from the faculty members. Additionally, the students have an incredible breadth to learn and turn into a change-maker. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 41% male and 59% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation


Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation


Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.




Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$36 - 67

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.


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Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.


Average Amount

< $30K


$30K - $48K


$48K - $75K


$75K - $110K


In case the students at Del Mar College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,198, whereas the financial aid is $1,379. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $2,789 as well as institutional aid worth $1,379.

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