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Applying to TCU

Acceptance Rate 47.12%
Yield 24.08%
SAT Score 1,250
ACT Score 28
Applicants 19,028

Applying To TCU

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 47.12% at Texas Christian University where a total of 19,028 students applied and 8,966 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,250 and the average ACT score is 28. It requires six items and recommends 2 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to Texas Christian University.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$60
Admission Informationadmissions.tcu.edu
Online Applicationadmissions.tcu.edu/apply/
Acceptance Rate47%
Average Test Scores1,250 SAT / 28 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 47.12% where a total of 19,028 students (7,732 men and 11,269 women) have applied to TCU and 8,966 (3,412 men and 5,554 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 837 male and 1,322 female students have enrolled into TCU and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 24.08%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at TCU
TotalMenWomen
Applicants19,0287,73211,269
Admitted8,9663,4125,554
Enrolled2,1598371,322
Acceptance Rate 47.12% 44.13% 49.29%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 24.08% 24.53% 23.80%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At TCU, 877 applicants (41% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 1,259 applicants (58%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,250 and the average ACT score is 28 at TCU. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,350 and 25th percentile score is 1,150. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 94 and the 25th percentile score is 74. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at TCU.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at TCU
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing580670
SAT Math570680
ACT Composite2531
ACT Math2429
ACT English2534
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Texas Christian University requires 6 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Recommendations, Admission Test Scores, TOEFL) and recommends 2 articles (High School Rank, Formal Demonstration of Competencies) to submit to their applicants. The following table summarizes the application requirements at Texas Christian University
Application Requirements for TCU
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Texas Christian University is Semester. Texas Christian University accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that Texas Christian University accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training