Texas A&M UniversityñCorpus Christi

Texas A&M UniversityñCorpus Christi

About Texas A&M UniversityñCorpus Christi

Texas A&M UniversityCorpus Christi (abbreviated Texas A&MCorpus Christi, or TAMUCC, or A&M-Corpus Christi, or A&M-CC) is a state university located in Corpus Christi, Texas, United States, on Ward Island in Oso Bay. The university is part of the Texas A&M University System. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi was formerly known at various times by one of the following three names: Corpus Christi State University, Texas A&I University at Corpus Christi, and the University of Corpus Christi (a Baptist university founded in 1947) before joining the Texas A&M University System. The school became a public university in 1973 when the Baptist General Convention of Texas sold it to the State.