Student Population
National Rank
Texas Christian University overview
Location Fort Worth, Texas
Online tcu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Texas Christian University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation 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.

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Admission Standards
Very High 
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SAT 1200/1390
ACT 25/30
GPA 3.68
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Feb 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228875 IPEDS survey data for Texas Christian University.