Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi The Islander Impact

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi The Islander Impact

Strategic Plan 2030

The Impact of Student Success

To provide an unparalleled commitment to every student’s success


  • SACSCOC achievement measures (student learning outcomes, retention, persistence, and graduation rates)
  • Affordability measures (cost of attendance, average student debt, and loan default rate)
  • Faculty/staff retention rates
  • Faculty/student ratio
  • Number of new degrees, online programs, and certificates
  • Comprehensive academic program reviews
  • Maintain current and pursue additional accreditations/distinctions


  • Increase the enrollment, retention, and graduation of student population
  • Recruit and retain high-quality faculty and staff that exemplify the mission of student success
  • Develop, implement, and continuously review a comprehensive student success plan
  • Create vibrant student experiences that support professional development, engaged citizenship, and wellbeing (physical, social, emotional, financial)
  • Integrate community and belonging into all facets of university culture
  • Improve existing and create new academic programs that are high-quality, market relevant, affordable, and student focused.