Texas Tech University

United States of America

701-750thQS World Ranking

Established in 1923, the Texas Tech University (often referred to as Texas Tech, Tech, or TTU) is a public research university in Lubbock, Texas, USA. It is the flagship institution of the four-institution Texas Tech University System. The University provides the highest standards of excellence in higher education, fosters intellectual and personal development, and stimulates meaningful research and service to humankind.

The university comprises of 12 colleges and schools: College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources; College of Architecture; College of Arts & Sciences; Jerry S. Rawls College of Business Administration; College of Education; College of Engineering; Honors College; College of Human Sciences; College of Media and Communication; College of Visual & Performing Arts; the Graduate School; and School of Law. In total the university offers more than 150 undergraduate degrees, 100 graduate degrees, and 50 doctoral degrees. The most popular majors at Texas Tech University include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Engineering; Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies; Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences; and Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies.

The total student population at the university is over 35000 with approx. 1600 faculty members. International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) support TTU international students and scholars from more than 100 countries around the globe. The ISSS is dedicated to helping international students and scholars throughout their arrival and adjustment to life at Texas Tech.  

Research projects in the areas of epidemiology, pulsed power, grid computing, nanophotonics, atmospheric sciences, and wind energy are among the most prominent at the university. Carnegie Foundation classified the Texas Tech as the university with ‘highest research activity.

Notable Alumni: Rick Husband (NASA astronaut and Commander of the STS-107 Columbia), John Denver (singer, songwriter and actor), G.W. Bailey (act in successful television shows M.A.S.H., St. Elsewhere and The Closer)

 

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

This program offers a comprehensive curriculum that prepares students for entry-level positions in the apparel industry or for continued study in graduate schools. The curriculum emphasizes creativity, technical skills, knowledge of textiles, apparel product management, custom design for individual consumers, and design for mass production.

Official high school transcripts, Typical SAT scores: Math (520-620), Critical Reading (510-600), Writing (470-570), Average GPA 3.44, TOEFL: IBT(Internet-based)-79, TOEFL (Paper-based)- 550, IELTS- 6.5

Production Specialist, Production Manager, Product Development Assistant

1st May

English

The primary objective of the undergraduate accounting program is to prepare students for accounting positions at the entry level in industry, government, and other organizations in the public and private sectors. A major in accounting is also excellent preparation for law school or graduate school.

Official high school transcripts, Typical SAT scores: Math (520-620), Critical Reading (510-600), Writing (470-570), Average GPA 3.44, TOEFL: IBT(Internet-based)-79, TOEFL (Paper-based)- 550, IELTS- 6.5

Accounting Clerk, Auditing Clerk, Accounting Assistant, Accounts payable clerk, Management trainee, Payroll clerk

1st May

English

Advertising is an audio or visual form of marketing communication that employs an openly sponsored, non-personal message to promote or sell a product, service or idea. Sponsors of advertising are often businesses wishing to promote their products or services. Advertising is differentiated from public relations in that an advertiser pays for and has control over the message.

Official high school transcripts, Typical SAT scores: Math (520-620), Critical Reading (510-600), Writing (470-570), Average GPA 3.44, TOEFL: IBT(Internet-based)-79, TOEFL (Paper-based)- 550, IELTS- 6.5

Advertising, Promotions and Marketing Managers, Market Research Analyst, Sales Manager

1st May

English

It includes agrichemicals, breeding, crop production (farming and contract farming), distribution, farm machinery, processing, and seedsupply, as well as marketing and retail sales. All agents of the food and fiber value chain and those institutions that influence it are part of the agribusiness system.

Official high school transcripts, Typical SAT scores: Math (520-620), Critical Reading (510-600), Writing (470-570), Average GPA 3.44, TOEFL: IBT(Internet-based)-79, TOEFL (Paper-based)- 550, IELTS- 6.5

Agricultural statistician, Loan officer, Farm manager, Supply chain analyst, Farm machinery sales representative, Grain merchandiser, Operations manager

1st May

English

The anthropology program reflects the broad scope of the discipline, including the three areas of archaeology, ethnology, and physical anthropology. International and/or regional field schools in all three areas are highlights of the curriculum, and well-equipped laboratory facilities support faculty and student research in all three subfields.

Official high school transcripts, Typical SAT scores: Math (520-620), Critical Reading (510-600), Writing (470-570), Average GPA 3.44, TOEFL: IBT(Internet-based)-79, TOEFL (Paper-based)- 550, IELTS- 6.5

Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Cultural Resource Manager, law, Industrial relations, Teaching, Journalism, Criminology, Marketing

1st May

a) University online application

b) $60 application fee

c) Official high school transcripts

d) Official SAT/ACT scores

e) Typical SAT scores: Math (520-620), Critical Reading (510-600), Writing (470-570)

f) Average GPA 3.44

g) TOEFL/IELTS/PTE scores if the applicant’s native language is not English

h) TOEFL: IBT(Internet-based)-79, TOEFL (Paper-based)- 550, IELTS- 6.5

i) Acceptance rate: 66.1% (2014)

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: $ 23485.

 

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at Texas Tech University is $ 12070. approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Fall-May 1, Spring-October 1, Summer-March 1

Graduate: Summer and Fall-January 15, Spring-June 15

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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Global

471
US News
701 -750
QS
501 -600
Shanghai
601 -800
Times Higher Education
545
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
187
US News
126
QS
141
Times Higher Education
314
Forbes
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University Stats

38245

Students

30760

Undergraduates

6250

Postgraduate

2555

Faculty Strength

14

Student Faculty Ratio

63
%

Acceptance Rate

$
23495

Tuition Fees

$
12070

Living Cost

$
3320

Other Fees

3.44

Avg. GPA

59
%

Avg. Percentage

1180

Avg. SAT

* All cost are in USD