Texas Tech University

Acceptance Rate 70 %
SAT Average 1,155
Tuition & Fees $23,870
Student Population 40,322
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,988

Academic Overview

Texas Tech University Campus, Lubbock, TX
Texas Tech University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Lubbock, Texas. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $11,600 for Texas residents and $23,870 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 40,322 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 70% and the graduation rate is 63% last year.
The salary after graduation from Texas Tech University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $61,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Texas Tech University are $11,600 for Texas residents and $23,870 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $9,350 for in-state students and $17,530 for out-of-state students.
Texas Tech University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Texas Tech. The acceptance rate of Texas Tech is 70% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 35%. The average graduation rate is 63% and the transfer-out rate is 27%. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,988 and 70% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 40,322 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Texas Tech University is 70 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Texas Tech University is 63 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Texas Tech University is 27 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Texas Tech University is 85 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Texas Tech University is 40,322
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Texas Tech University is 20 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
20 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,988 at Texas Tech University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Texas Tech offers 215 major programs through online and on-site education where 22 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree826
Post Bachelor's Degree11
Master's Degree8314
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship481
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Texas Tech University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:8,178)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,995)

Veterans Benefits

Texas Tech University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges