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Applying to Texas Tech

Acceptance Rate 68.91%
Yield 35.13%
SAT Score 1,165
ACT Score 25
Applicants 25,384

Applying To Texas Tech

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 68.91% at Texas Tech University where a total of 25,384 students applied and 17,493 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,165 and the average ACT score is 25. It requires five items and recommends 2 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to Texas Tech University.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$75
Graduate Application Fees$60
Admission Informationwww.depts.ttu.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationwww.applytexas.org/
Acceptance Rate69%
Average Test Scores1,165 SAT / 25 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 68.91% where a total of 25,384 students (12,065 men and 13,319 women) have applied to Texas Tech and 17,493 (8,341 men and 9,152 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 2,971 male and 3,174 female students have enrolled into Texas Tech and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 35.13%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at Texas Tech
TotalMenWomen
Applicants25,38412,06513,319
Admitted17,4938,3419,152
Enrolled6,1452,9713,174
Acceptance Rate 68.91% 69.13% 68.71%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 35.13% 35.62% 34.68%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At Texas Tech, 3,724 applicants (61% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 2,386 applicants (39%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,165 and the average ACT score is 25 at Texas Tech. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,260 and 25th percentile score is 1,070. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 79 and the 25th percentile score is 63. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Texas Tech.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at Texas Tech
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing540630
SAT Math530630
ACT Composite2227
ACT Math2026
ACT English2126
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Texas Tech University requires 5 item(s) (High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Admission Test Scores, TOEFL) and recommends 2 articles (High School GPA, Recommendations) to submit to their applicants. The following table summarizes the application requirements at Texas Tech University
Application Requirements for Texas Tech
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 Tech University is Semester. Texas Tech University accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that Texas Tech University accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training