Overview

Student Population
10,237
Texas Southern University overview
Location Houston, Texas
Online tsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Texas Southern University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Houston, Texas, Texas Southern University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 12,995 prospective students applied, and 8,663 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,975 enrolled in the school.  8,363 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,874 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,437 plus fees of $1,736. Texas Southern University is ranked 1355 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
Texas Southern University overview
SAT 810/990
ACT 15/19
GPA 2.96
Applications Accepted
66.7% 
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Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Texas Resident Tuition
$7,437
In State Costs for Texas Southern University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,569
Other Fees$1,736
Room and Board $9,664
Budget for Other Expenses$4,865
Total One Year Cost$25,271
Out of State Tuition
$19,887
Out of State Costs for Texas Southern University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,569
Other Fees$1,736
Room and Board $9,664
Budget for Other Expenses$4,865
Total One Year Cost$37,721

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$36,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
12% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Texas Southern University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Health Professions 13%
Communication 9%
Biology 9%
General Studies 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=229063 IPEDS survey data for Texas Southern University.