Nueces County Community Colleges

  • There are 2 community colleges in Nueces County, Texas, serving 10,838 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 80% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 26:1.

Nueces County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 101 Baldwin Blvd.
    Corpus Christi TX  78404
    (361)698-1255

    10,439 students
  • 1620 S. Padre Island Drive, #600
    Corpus Christi TX  78416
    (361)852-2900

    399 students
Recent Articles
May 20, 2017
Corrosion technology is one of the hottest new industries community colleges are training for. Currently, only a handful of schools offer a program, but the field is open for new graduates.
May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
May 20, 2017
We take a look at the latest annual college rankings from Washington Monthly, which provide a list of the top community colleges in the country as well as four-year schools.