Huston-Tillotson University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5263 of 14,131 In the World
#1454 of 2,597 In North America
#1373 of 2,496 In the United States
#68 of 119 In Texas
#3 of 9 In Austin

Quick Review

Religion
Multiple Protestant Denomination
Acceptance rate
56%
Average SAT
890
Average ACT
16
Avg. cost to attend
$14,375 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,045
Graduates
13
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
htu.edu

Huston-Tillotson University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 56% 52% 59%
Applicants 1,903 776 1,127
Admissions 1,065 403 662
Freshmen enrolled full time 169 80 89
Freshmen enrolled part time 3 1 2

1,058 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
95 or 55%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 800
or below

75% of them
had 980
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Huston-Tillotson University are 800-980 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
41 or 24%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 14
or below

75% of them
had 17
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Huston-Tillotson University are 14-17 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
TOEFL Required
Recommendations Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American 707 (67%)
Hispanic 268 (25%)
White 47 (4%)
Nonresident Alien 14 (1%)
Two or more races 8 (0.8%)
Asian 6 (0.6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 5 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$14,375/year
Average aid awarded
$9,848
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $14,097
$30-48K $18,455
$48-75K $20,448
$75-110K $24,148
$110K+ $24,148

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $12,569$25,200
Tuition in-state $12,569$25,200
Tuition out-of-state $12,569$25,200
Fee in-district $2,134$3,030
Fee in-state $2,134$3,030
Fee out-of-state $2,134$3,030

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 422
Combined charge for room and board $8,449
Room charge $4,406
Meal charge $4,043

Huston-Tillotson University Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's
Business Administration and Management, General 50
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 33
Psychology, General 33
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 21
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 17
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 13
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 11
Mass Communication & Media Studies 8
Computer and Information Sciences, General 4
Political Science and Government, General 4
Computer Science 3
History, General 3
English Language and Literature, General 2
Mathematics, General 1
Sociology, General 1
Grand Total 33 171
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 31% 31% 32%
  • Full-time retention rate - 54%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
64
Citations
341

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
42 / 195
Medicine
13 / 166
Sociology
11 / 16
Political Science
10 / 2
Psychology
9 / 62
Business
7 / 13
Environmental Science
6 / 83
Computer Science
5 / 1
Mathematics
5 / 106
Engineering
5 / 2
Philosophy
5 / 5
Management
4 / 12
Geography and Cartography
4 / 63
Communications and Public Relations
4 / 6
Sports / Exercise science
4 / 63
Art & Design
4 / 1
Demography
3 / 78
Health Science
3 / 5
Math Teachers
3 / 28
Physics
3 / 1
Economics
3 / 0
History
3 / 0
Law
3 / 6
Gender Studies
2 / 0
Creative Writing
2 / 1
Physical Therapy
2 / 6
Development Studies
2 / 0
Classics and Ancient History
2 / 0
Public Policy / Administration
2 / 0
Public Health
2 / 93
Sports Medicine
2 / 6
Special Education
2 / 18
Human-Computer Interaction
2 / 1
Political Economy
2 / 0
Applied/Engineering Physics
2 / 1
Biology
2 / 3
Education Majors
2 / 41
Marketing
2 / 1
Statistics
2 / 78
Clinical Psychology
2 / 3

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 1 0
1993 1 0
1994 0 1
1995 0 0
1996 1 1
1997 0 0
1998 0 1
1999 1 1
2000 0 0
2001 2 1
2002 2 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 0 1
2006 2 2
2007 1 0
2008 1 1
2009 3 0
2010 4 3
2011 3 2
2012 2 4
2013 6 1
2014 3 10
2015 3 21
2016 4 48
2017 11 54
2018 4 38
2019 4 55
2020 6 60
2021 8 96

Notable alumni

  1. Azie Taylor Morton

    Azie Taylor Morton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1936-2003 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Azie Taylor Morton served as Treasurer of the United States during the Carter administration from September 12, 1977, to January 20, 1981. She remains the only African American to hold that office. Her signature was printed on US currency during her tenure.

  2. Cecil Williams

    Cecil Williams
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1929-.. (age 93)
    Occupations
    Methodist pastor
    Biography

    Albert Cecil Williams is an American pastor, community leader, and author who is the pastor emeritus of Glide Memorial United Methodist Church.

  3. Bobby Bradford

    Bobby Bradford
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1934-.. (age 88)
    Occupations
    jazz musiciancomposer
    Biography

    Bobby Lee Bradford is an American jazz trumpeter, cornetist, bandleader, and composer. In addition to his solo work, Bradford is noted for his work with, John Carter, Vinny Golia and Ornette Coleman. In October 2009, Bradford became the second recipient of the Festival of New Trumpet Music's Award of Recognition. He taught at Pomona College for 44 years.

  4. Robert Stanton

    Robert Stanton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1940-.. (age 82)
    Biography

    Robert G. "Bob" Stanton is a retired career civil service administrator who served for almost four decades in the United States National Park Service. He was the first African American to be appointed as the Director of the Park Service, serving 1997–2001.

  5. Christia Adair

    Christia Adair
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1893-1989 (aged 96)
    Occupations
    activistsuffragistsuffragette
    Biography

    Christia V. Daniels Adair was an African-American suffragist and civil rights worker based in Texas. There is a mural in Texas about her life, displayed in a county park which is named for her.

General info

Alternative names HTU
Founded 1875
Motto Discover HT
Colors maron, gold
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 142
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 900 Chicon St
Austin, Texas, 78702-2795
United States
City population 913,000
Phone 5125053000
Fax +1 (512) 505 3190

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