Texas Tech UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Lubbock, TX

$9,300

Avg in-state tuition

$19,260

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Texas Tech University

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Texas Tech University is a large public university located on an urban campus in Lubbock, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 38,742, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 69%. The university offers 82 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 61%, and a student-faculty ratio of 21:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $9,300, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $19,260.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

69% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1070-1260

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-27

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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39k

Students Enrolled

52%

Online Student Enrollment

21:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

54%

Hispanic

27%

Black

6%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

3%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

49%

Socio-economic diversity

25% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

25%

State Grant Aid

16%

Institution Grant Aid

52%

Pell Grant

25%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,024
State Grant Aid $5,143
Institution Grant Aid $4,901
Pell Grant Aid $4,815

Financial Outlook

$47k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$22k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.