Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, TX

Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, TX

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Undergrad Transfer

Tuition & Fees

$51,660

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

42%

male

58%

female

13

students

1

faculty

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Selective

48%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,155
Declined 10,990
Total Received 21,145
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Private

9,752

undergraduate students

1,754

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Texas Christian University, founded in 1873, is a private, church-affiliated university. Its 299-acre campus is located three miles from downtown Fort Worth.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 11,506
Established in 1873
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Disciples of Christ

302-acre, suburban campus in Fort Worth (population: 895,008). Served by air, bus, and train; major airport serves Dallas-Fort Worth (30 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

Texas Christian University
2800 South University Drive
Fort Worth, TX
76129

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
51%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
97%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
50%
Top 1/4
78%
Top 1/2
96%
Bottom 1/2
4%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
660
25th
560
75th
660
25th
550
75th
34
25th
25
75th
29
25th
24
75th
31
25th
25

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Other application fee (no fee for first generation students and veterans)
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Neither
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline (final deadline) February 1
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Selective

48%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,155
Declined 10,990
Total Received 21,145

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Completion of college-preparatory program
Secondary School Record

Recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Secondary School Rank

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

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Counseling services

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

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

99%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Special housing
  • Talking books

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Financial Aid

73%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$27,036

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $51,570
Room $8,340
Board $5,700
Additional fees $90
Books & supplies $900
Total $66,600
Average Financial Aid - $27,036
Total with Avg. Aid $39,564

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 800 TCU-FROG
F: 817 257-7462
financialaid@tcu.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Baseball
Basketball
Beach volleyball
Equestrian
Football
Golf
Rifle
Soccer
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

baseball, ice hockey, lacrosse, rugby, soccer, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

elite dance, lacrosse, rugby, soccer, volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, billiards, bowling, flag football, golf, racquetball, soccer (indoor/outdoor), table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball (indoor/sand), Wiffle ball

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Acting.
Actuarial Science.
Anthropology, General.
Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
Art Teacher Education.
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other.
Astrophysics.
Athletic Training/Trainer.
Ballet.
Bilingual and Multilingual Education.
Biochemistry.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Biophysics.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other.
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics.
Chemistry, General.
Clinical Nurse Specialist.
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Conducting.
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services.
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
Curriculum and Instruction.
Dance, General.
Design and Visual Communications, General.
Developmental and Child Psychology.
Dietetics/Dietitian.
Directing and Theatrical Production.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Economics, General.
Education, General.
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness.
Educational Leadership and Administration, General.
Engineering, General.
English Language and Literature, General.
English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies.
Environmental Science.
Environmental/Natural Resources Management and Policy, General.
Exercise Science and Kinesiology.
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management.
Fashion Merchandising.
Finance, General.
Fine/Studio Arts, General.
French Language and Literature.
General Studies.
Geography.
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other.
Geology/Earth Science, General.
German Language and Literature.
Graphic Design.
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration.
History, General.
Information Technology.
Interior Design.
International Economics.
International Relations and Affairs.
Journalism.
Keyboard Instruments.
Latin American Studies.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mass Communication/Media Studies.
Mathematics Teacher Education.
Mathematics, General.
Movement Therapy and Movement Education.
Music Performance, General.
Music Teacher Education.
Music Theory and Composition.
Music, General.
Musical Theatre.
Musicology and Ethnomusicology.
Natural Sciences.
Neuroscience.
Nursing Administration.
Nursing Education.
Nutrition Sciences.
Painting.
Philosophy.
Photography.
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching.
Physics, General.
Physics, Other.
Political Science and Government, General.
Psychology, General.
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other.
Real Estate.
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Religion/Religious Studies.
Religious/Sacred Music.
Rhetoric and Composition.
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
Sculpture.
Social Studies Teacher Education.
Social Work.
Sociology, General.
Spanish Language and Literature.
Special Education and Teaching, General.
Speech Communication and Rhetoric.
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist.
Sports Studies.
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness, General.
Stringed Instruments.
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other.
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology.
Voice and Opera.
Women's Studies.
Writing, General.
Youth Services/Administration.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Communication Studies
  3. Finance

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

11,506

total students

45%

in-state

55%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

85%

9,752
students

Female
58%
5,671

Male
42%
4,081

15%

1,754
students

Female
57%
999

Male
43%
755

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

96%

9,378
students

Female
58%
5,483

Male
42%
3,895

4%

374
students

Female
50%
188

Male
50%
186

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Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
14%
Hispanic/Latino
67%
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 Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

2%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.70
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: August 1

Spring: December 1

Summer: May 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

66

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

58

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 77
Countries most often represented China
El Salvador
Honduras
Mexico
Panama
Vietnam
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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