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Blinn College to host admissions and advising session for business offerings at the RELLIS Campus

Officials from Blinn College and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi will meet with students Tuesday, March 27, at the Blinn-Bryan Campus

March 22, 2018

Prospective students can receive admissions information and advising for upcoming business degree programs offered this fall at the RELLIS Campus by Blinn College and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Representatives from Blinn and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi will meet with students from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, in Blinn College-Bryan Campus Student Center Room F-120 to share information and answer questions about admissions and advising for prospective RELLIS students.

Blinn College will offer Associate of Science degrees in business and accounting at the RELLIS Campus beginning in Fall 2018, providing comprehensive pathways for students en route to their Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from A&M-Corpus Christi.

"This is a wonderful opportunity for Blinn students and anyone interested in pursuing a career in accounting, finance, management, or marketing to learn more about what Blinn and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi can do for them at the RELLIS Campus,” said Max Hibbs, Dean of Business at Blinn.

John Gamble, Dean of the College of Business at A&M-Corpus Christi, and TAMU-CC department chairs in Accounting, Finance, Management, and Marketing will be available to provide detailed information regarding what to expect as a student in A&M-Corpus Christi’s business degree programs at the RELLIS Campus.

The College of Business at Texas A&M -Corpus Christi provides students with the best quality business education, valuable business-world engagement opportunities, rewarding international experiences and attractive career opportunities. The Bachelor of Business Administration program offered at RELLIS includes majors in Accounting, Finance, Management, and Marketing, and is accredited by AACSB International in both Accounting and Business, a distinction held by only 1 percent of business schools worldwide.

Standout features of the Bachelor of Business Administration program include small class sizes, internship opportunities in banking, retailing, services and construction.  International study abroad opportunities are available in Europe, Latin American, and Asia. Students also may collaborate with faculty in business research projects, social entrepreneurship projects and small business consulting.

This Fall, Blinn will open the Walter C. Schwartz Building at The Texas A&M University System’s RELLIS Campus to allow Blinn students to complete their four-year degrees from Texas A&M System regional universities onsite. Each program in the RELLIS Academic Alliance creates a seamless pathway for students to earn a bachelor’s degree in related fields from a Texas A&M System university, including Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Prairie View A&M University, Tarleton State University, Texas A&M International University, West Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University-Texarkana, Texas A&M University-Kingsville and Texas A&M University-Central Texas.

For more information regarding the RELLIS Academic Alliance, visit https://rellis.tamus.edu/academicalliance/. Specific information regarding the business majors offered RELLIS can be found at www.tamucc.edu/RELLIS.