Texas Christian University


Student Population
Best Colleges National Rank
 Location Fort Worth, Texas
 Online tcu.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Size Mid-size
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Fort Worth, Texas, Texas Christian University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) faith. In the most recent statistical year 19,740 prospective students applied, and 8,110 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,955 enrolled in the school.  10,092 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 397 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $44,670 plus fees of $90. TCU is ranked 123 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueFeb 15, 2019
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Texas Christian University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$970
Other Fees$90
Room and Board $12,360
Budget for Other Expenses$4,880
Total One Year Cost$62,970


Average Salary After 10 Years
$57,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
74% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Texas Christian University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 22%
Communication 18%
Health Professions 13%
Social Sciences 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%