Overview

Student Population
36,996
National Rank
#387
Texas Tech University overview
Location Lubbock, Texas
Online ttu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Texas Tech University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

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 25,207 prospective students applied, and 17,438 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,883 enrolled in the school.  31,239 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 5,757 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $6,576 plus fees of $2,504. Texas Tech University is ranked 387 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Challenging 
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SAT 1140/1310
ACT 22/27
GPA 3.49
Applications Accepted
69.2% 
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Applicant Competition Low

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 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

Outcomes

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

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%

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