Texas Tech University

Lubbock, Texas

Overview

AddressBroadway and University Avenue
School Websitewww.ttu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Texas Tech University is a large public, 4-year college based in Lubbock, Texas that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 24,452 students applied to Texas Tech University. Of those students, 17,280 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Texas Tech University was $6,576, in addition to fees of $2,504. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Texas Tech University.

Texas Tech University has a 60% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Moderate

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ACT-
GPARecommended

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The Texas Tech University acceptance rate is 71%. To put this into perspective, 17,280 of the 24,452 students who applied to Texas Tech University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Texas Tech University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Texas Tech University had an SAT score between the range of 1,070 and 1,240. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Texas Tech University was between 22 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Texas Tech University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Texas Tech University, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,576. Combined with fees of $2,504, room and board costs of $9,772, other expenses of $4,420 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $24,472.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $19,040 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Texas Tech University to $34,432 for out-of-state students.

Students at Texas Tech University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Texas Tech University was $4,717 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 25%.

Texas Tech University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio20:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Texas Tech University.

Texas Tech University has a good gender split, with 47% of undergraduates being female and 53% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Texas residents; in fact, 92% of all students reside in Texas. However, 6% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Texas Tech University is 20:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Texas Tech University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 18% students enroll at Texas Tech University part-time; the other 31,495 students enrolled full-time.

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