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Texas Tech University

Texas Tech University

Broadway and University Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79409-5005
(806) 742-2011

Founded in 1923, Texas Tech University is a public, 4-year, research institution. Texas Tech, which is 1.0 miles from the center of the city, is in Lubbock, TX. TTU is the 11th largest institution in the state of Texas. Students are offered 96 degrees at the bachelors level, 100 degrees at the masters level, and 59 degrees at the doctoral level by Texas Tech. In 2010, 31,637 students pursued degrees from the 154 programs at TTU. It offers subjects including counseling, marketing, and civil engineering. This university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. It is one of 15 research universities in Texas.

Admission

In 2010, 16,349 students applied to this university for admission. Texas Tech admitted approximately 71% of applicants or 11,771 students. Close to 47% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 16,349 students applied to this university for admission. Texas Tech admitted approximately 71% of applicants or 11,771 students. Close to 47% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 72%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 72%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 71%

Student Demographics

31,637 students were enrolled at Texas Tech in 2010.

Student Demographics

31,637 students were enrolled at Texas Tech in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 17400
  • Total Enrolled Female: 14237
  • Undergraduate Male: 14004
  • Undergraduate Female: 11458
  • Graduate Male: 3273
  • Graduate Female: 2902

Faculty Demographics

This university has 1,549 faculty. Close to 85% of teachers are full-time, about 14% of instructors are part-time, and close to 38% of teachers are women.

Faculty Demographics

This university has 1,549 faculty. Close to 85% of teachers are full-time, about 14% of instructors are part-time, and close to 38% of teachers are women.

  • Male: 949
  • Female: 600
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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