Rita Sperry

Associate Dean, University College
Professional Associate Professor & Coordinator, First-Year Learning Communities Program


Dr. Sperry is a Corpus Christi native and proud three-time graduate of TAMUCC with a BS and MS in Computer Science and PhD in Curriculum & Instruction. She has taught First-Year Seminar in the FYLCP since Fall 2004 and is passionate about her role in helping first-year students achieve their goals. Aside from presenting and publishing about her work in learning communities and supporting the 50+ new and returning faculty who teach in the FYLCP each semester, Dr. Sperry spends most of her precious spare time with her high school sweetheart husband and their son watching sports, playing (Eurogame) board games, singing karaoke, and enjoying all things Harry Potter.



Contact: rita.sperry@tamucc.edu