Del Mar College

Corpus Christi, TX

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 9,779
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-High Traditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Hispanic focused instituion
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Large City (>250k)
Two-year, medium // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 41% / 59% (2017)

First generation college students: 50.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 13.9% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.8% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 39.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 18.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 10.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 6.5% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 21.5%
Black: 2.1%
Hispanic: 71.1%
Asian: 2.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 0.5%
Non-resident alien: 0.8%
Unknown race: 1.5%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $11,516
In-State tuition: $3,320
Out-of-State tuition: $5,930

Estimated books and supplies: $1,260 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $6,950 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $33,374 (2017)
Median Family Income: $21,575 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 30.1%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 5.2%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $5,500 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $58 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $4,175
$30k-48k $6,030
$48k-75k $6,305
$75k-110k $10,467
$110k+ $11,516

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 13%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 92.1% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $5,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $3,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $3,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $3,584 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 57.3% (2015)
@3 year 61.7% (2017)
@5 year 69.0% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 31.9% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 34.5% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $41,125 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $44,614 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Physics. 2
Associate's Degree Journalism. 5
Associate's Degree Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 9
Associate's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 5
Associate's Degree Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services. 37 $16,291 ($1,358) $14,331 ($1,194)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Culinary Arts and Related Services. 6
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 17
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 4
Associate's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 2
Associate's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 10
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Engineering Technology, General. 14
Associate's Degree Hospitality Administration/Management. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Management Information Systems and Services. 23
Associate's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 26
Associate's Degree History. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 45
Associate's Degree Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 61
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 62
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 120
Associate's Degree Precision Metal Working. 31
Associate's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 4
Associate's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 14
Associate's Degree Music. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 16
Associate's Degree Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 31 $41,980 ($3,498) $44,804 ($3,734)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 4
Associate's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 5
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 48 $7,000 $54 $31,640 ($2,637) $48,394 ($4,033)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 10
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 66 $7,000 $37 $49,512 ($4,126) $53,811 ($4,484)
Associate's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 10
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 1
Associate's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 8
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 124 $10,601 $74 $64,763 ($5,397) $65,172 ($5,431)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 3
Associate's Degree Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 140
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business/Commerce, General. 30
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 19
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 129 $7,354 $50 $31,884 ($2,657) $41,001 ($3,417)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 8
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 14
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Hospitality Administration/Management. 1
Associate's Degree Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 12
Associate's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 7
Associate's Degree Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 2
Associate's Degree Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians. 48 $5,920 $56 $50,062 ($4,172) $43,104 ($3,592)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 40
Associate's Degree Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 4
Associate's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 10
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma American Sign Language. 1
Associate's Degree American Sign Language. 2
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 40
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Legal Support Services. 8
Associate's Degree Legal Support Services. 16
Associate's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 8
Associate's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 8
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 269 $8,680 $56 $23,886 ($1,991) $36,844 ($3,070)
Associate's Degree Biology, General. 8
Associate's Degree Mathematics. 8
Associate's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 7
Associate's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 21
Associate's Degree Chemistry. 13
Associate's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 1
Associate's Degree Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Physical Science Technologies/Technicians. 36
Associate's Degree Physical Science Technologies/Technicians. 70 $7,000 $57 $69,375 ($5,781)
Associate's Degree Psychology, General. 29
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Criminal Justice and Corrections. 21 $49,977 ($4,165)
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 39 $6,250 $31,182 ($2,599)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Fire Protection. 16
Associate's Degree Social Work. 10
Associate's Degree Political Science and Government. 6
Associate's Degree Sociology. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 23
Associate's Degree Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 2
Associate's Degree Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 2


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $67,005
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 11.0

School's endowment start of year: $25,404,994 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $32,893,069 (2022)