Texas Tech University: Ranking & Review

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Lubbock
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United States
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1122301
Top 2%

Texas Tech University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate69%69%69%
Applicants25,20712,09713,110
Admissions17,4388,3779,061
Enrolled undergraduates5,8832,8403,043
Enrolled total (including graduate students)36,99619,49017,506

17,369 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,739 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores3,033
Percent of students submitting SAT scores52%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
580
Math
575

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores2,738
Percent of students submitting ACT scores47%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
23
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $75. Application fee for graduates - $60.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Texas Tech University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$23,633$33,425
Off-campus$23,633$33,425
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,082 and other expenses per full academic year.

Texas Tech University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 8,186 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$6,432$16,224
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,428$2,428
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$268$676
Tuition for Full-time graduates$5,724$13,068
Fees for full-time graduates$2,125$2,125
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$318$726

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1,073424291,526
Engineering71719353963
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies576675648
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs396624462
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies37942421
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences3485510413
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences3234819390
Education22289311
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2662618310
Psychology2342517276
Social Sciences235249268
Legal Professions and Studies7199206
Visual and Performing Arts1324526203
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services147405192
Architecture and Related Services106597172
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities170170
English Language and Literature & Letters1123015157
Physical Sciences894223154
Mathematics and Statistics514411106
History8013194
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4225370
Natural Resources and Conservation3914659
Public Administration and Social Service Professions262955
Health Professions and Related Programs212831
Philosophy and Religious Studies12820
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1111
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Grand Total5,5741,5575577,688

A total of 5,574 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Texas Tech University.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,114 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate59%56%63%
  • Full-time retention rate - 84%
  • Part-time retention rate - 63%

General info

Alternative namesTTU
Founded1923
MottoFrom here, it's possible
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsscarlet red, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff4,912
Instructional FTE1,645
Research FTE130
Public Service FTE66
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.ttu.edu
AddressBroadway and University Avenue
Lubbock, Texas, 79409-5005
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population256,000
Phone8067422011
Fax+1 (806) 742 0062

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