Tuition & Fees

$9,781

$21,481

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

55%

45%

male

female

1
21

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

62%

acceptance rate

Accepted 14,592
Declined + 8,719
Total Received 23,311
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Public

29,963

undergraduate students

6,588

graduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
22%
500-599
53%
400-499
21%
300-399
1%
200-299
0
700-800
4%
600-699
28%
500-599
55%
400-499
13%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
1%
600-699
14%
500-599
48%
400-499
34%
300-399
3%
200-299
0
30-36
12%
24-29
39%
18-23
45%
12-17
4%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
8%
24-29
55%
18-23
34%
12-17
3%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
9%
24-29
51%
18-23
39%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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School Facts

Texas Tech University, founded in 1923, is a major comprehensive research university. Its 1,839-acre campus is located in Lubbock, TX.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 36,551
Established in 1923
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  AALS (Association of American Law Schools)
•  ABA (American Bar Association)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  ARC-PA (Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant)
•  ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)
•  CAHME (Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CIDA (Council for Interior Design Accreditation)
•  CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  NAACLS (National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASD (National Association of Schools of Dance)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NASPAA (National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration)
•  NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Lubbock, TX

1,839-acre campus in Lubbock (population: 243,839). Branch campuses in Collin, El Paso, Fredericksburg, Highland Lakes, Junction, and Waco; abroad in Seville, Spain. Served by air and bus. School operates transportation around campus and to nearby off-campus residential areas. Public transportation serves campus.

Texas Tech University
Broadway and University Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79409

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
24%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
93%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
35 fraternities 6% of male students
 
23 sororities 13% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
21%
Top 1/4
53%
Top 1/2
87%
Bottom 1/2
13%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
22%
500-599
53%
400-499
21%
300-399
1%
200-299
0
700-800
4%
600-699
28%
500-599
55%
400-499
13%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
1%
600-699
14%
500-599
48%
400-499
34%
300-399
3%
200-299
0
30-36
12%
24-29
39%
18-23
45%
12-17
4%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
8%
24-29
55%
18-23
34%
12-17
3%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
9%
24-29
51%
18-23
39%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $75
Common application accepted no
Application deadline February 1 (priority deadline)
August 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

62%

acceptance rate

Accepted 14,592
Declined + 8,719
Total Received 23,311

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Class rank
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Considered

Geographical residence

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Interview
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Ethan Logan
Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management, Senior Associate Vice President Enrollment Mgmt
P: 806 742-1480
F: 806 742-0062
admissions@ttu.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $7,050
Room & board $8,505
Additional fees $2,731
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $19,486
Average Financial Aid - $14,932
Total with Avg. Aid $4,554

Financial Aid

68%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$14,932

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $33,406,034
State $19,311,699
Institutional $24,623,456
Other external $9,207,091
Total $86,548,280

Non-need-based

Federal $0
State $0
Institutional $10,717,954
Other external $3,123,671
Total $13,841,625

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
football
golf
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Big 12 Conference (Football I-A)
Mascot
Raider Red
School colors
scarlet and black
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Advertising
Agribusiness
Agricultural Communications
Agricultural Communications/Education
Agricultural Education
Agricultural/Applied Economics
Agriculture/Applied Economics
Agriculture/Interdisciplinary Studies
Animal Science
Anthropology
Apparel Design/Manufacturing
Applied Arts/Sciences
Applied Linguistics
Architecture
Arid Land Studies
Art
Art Education
Art History
Arts/Letters
Atmospheric Science
Bilingual Education
Biochemistry
Bioengineering
Biology
Biotechnology
Broadcasting Journalism
Business Administration
Cell/Molecular Biology
Chemical Biology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Classics
Clinical Psychology
Communication Studies
Communications Studies
Community/Family/Addiction Services
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Conservation Law Enforcement
Construction Engineering
Counseling Psychology
Counselor Education
Curriculum/Instruction
Dance
Data Science
Early Child Care
Early Childhood
Economics
Educational Leadership
Educational Psychology
Electrical Engineering
Electronic Media Communication
Elementary Education
Energy Commerce
Engineering
English
Environment/The Humanities
Environmental Design
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Sustainability/Natural Resource Management
Environmental Toxicology
Experimental Psychology
Family/Consumer Science Education
Family/Consumer Sciences
Finance
Fine Arts
Food Science
Forensic Sciences
French
General Business
General Experimental Psychology
General Studies
Geography
Geoscience
German
Global Studies
Higher Education
Higher Education Research
History
Horticultural Science
Horticulture/Turf Grass Sciences
Hospitality Administration
Hospitality/Retail Management
Human Development/Family Studies
Human Development/Gerontology
Human Sciences
Industrial Engineering
Information Technology
Instructional Technology
Instructional Technology/Distance Education
Interdisciplinary Studies
Interior Design
Interior/Environment Design
International Business
International Business Administration
International Economics
Journalism
Kinesiology
Land-Use Planning/Management/Design
Landscape Architecture
Language Literacy Education
Language/Culture
Languages/Cultures
Latin American/Iberian Studies
Law
Management
Management Information Systems
Marketing
Marriage/Family Therapy
Mass Communications
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Media Strategies
Microbiology
Multidisciplinary Science
Multidisciplinary Sciences
Multidisciplinary Studies
Museum Science
Music
Music Education
Natural Resource Management
News/Editorial
Nutrition
Nutrition/Dietetics
Nutritional Science/Dietetics
Nutritional Sciences
Personal Financial Planning
Petroleum Engineering
Philosophy
Physics
Physics/Applied Physics
Plant/Soil Science
Plant/Soil Sciences
Political Science
Psychology
Psychology/Counseling Psychology
Psychology/General Experimental
Public Administration
Public Relations
Restaurant/Hotel/Institutional Management
Retail Management
Romance Languages
Russian Language/Area Studies
Secondary Education
Social Work
Sociology
Software Engineering
Spanish
Special Education
Sport Management
Statistics
Strategic Communication/Innovation
Supply Chain Management
Systems/Engineering Management
Technical Communication/Rhetoric
Technical Communications
Theatre Arts
United States Legal Studies
University Studies
Wildlife/Aquatic/Wildlands Science Management
Wildlife/Aquatic/Wildlands Science/Management
Wind Energy
Wind Science/Engineering
Zoology
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Undergraduate

82%

29,963
students

Female
45%
13,526

Male
55%
16,437

Graduate

18%

6,588
students

Female
52%
3,411

Male
48%
3,177

undergraduateFull-time

88%

26,627
students

Female
46%
12,082

Male
54%
14,545

undergraduatePart-time

12%

3,336
students

Female
44%
1,444

Male
56%
1,892

Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
24%
Hispanic/Latino
58%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

79%

Transfer applicants accepted

68%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 111
Countries most often represented Angola
China
India
Mexico
Nigeria
Saudi Arabia
Special services offered for international applicants Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Alexa Smith
Assistant Director
806 742-3667
alexa.smith@ttu.edu

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