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#5 Best Public Universities in Texas

Texas Tech University

Lubbock, Texas

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Overview

Student Population
38,209
Texas Tech University overview
Location Lubbock, Texas
Online ttu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
Texas Tech University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Lubbock, Texas, Texas Tech University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 24,452 prospective students applied, and 17,280 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 6,171 enrolled in the school.  31,495 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,714 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $6,576 plus fees of $2,504. Texas Tech is ranked 435 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

6/10
Overall
7/10
Academics
3/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes

Texas Tech is rated within the top 43% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Getting In

Admission Standards
Challenging
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SAT 1070/1240
ACT 22/27
GPA 3.49
Applications Accepted
70.7% 
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Texas Resident Tuition
$6,576
In State Costs for Texas Tech University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$2,504
Room and Board $9,772
Budget for Other Expenses$4,420
Total One Year Cost$24,472
Out of State Resident Tuition
$16,536
Out of State Costs for Texas Tech University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$2,504
Room and Board $9,772
Budget for Other Expenses$4,420
Total One Year Cost$34,432

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$58,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
61% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Texas Tech University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Engineering 10%
Work and Family Studies 8%
Communication 6%
Social Sciences 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=229115 IPEDS survey data for Texas Tech University.