#14 Best Private Colleges in Texas

Texas Lutheran University

Seguin, Texas

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Student Population
Texas Lutheran University overview
Location Seguin, Texas
Online tlu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Religious Affiliation American Evangelical Lutheran Church
Texas Lutheran University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Seguin, Texas, Texas Lutheran University is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the American Evangelical Lutheran Church faith. In the most recent statistical year 2,683 prospective students applied, and 1,591 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 361 enrolled in the school.  1,435 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 64 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $31,450 plus fees of $400. TLU is ranked 591 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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TLU is rated within the lower 45% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Texas Lutheran University overview
SAT 1020/1170
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.77
Applications Accepted
Texas Lutheran University overview
Applications Due May 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Texas Lutheran University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$400
Room and Board $10,690
Budget for Other Expenses$2,430
Total One Year Cost$45,970

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
49% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Texas Lutheran University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 25%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 13%
Education 12%
Biology 11%
Psychology 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228981 IPEDS survey data for Texas Lutheran University.

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