Texas Tech University

#396
Most Influential School
#1458
Most Desirable School

Public research university in Lubbock, Texas, United States

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About Texas Tech University

According to Wikipedia, Texas Tech University is a public research university in Lubbock, Texas. Established on , and called until 1969 Texas Technological College, it is the main institution of the five-institution Texas Tech University System. The university's student enrollment is the seventh-largest in Texas as of the Fall 2018 semester. As of Fall 2020, there were 40,322 students enrolled at Texas Tech. With over 25% of its undergraduate student population identifying as Hispanic, Texas Tech University is a designated Hispanic-serving institution .

Texas Tech University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
29,13170%63%116524

How Much Does Texas Tech University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$8,683$2,917

How Much Do Texas Tech University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Texas Tech University, then you can expect to earn an average of $61,600 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Texas Tech University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
35,33730,4814,856

Where is Texas Tech University?

Texas Tech University is located at Broadway and University Avenue, Lubbock TX 79409-5005

How Safe is Texas Tech University?

Texas Tech University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Lubbock has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Texas Tech University Known For?

Texas Tech University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Texas Tech University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Texas Tech University's Most Influential Alumni?

Texas Tech University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Criminal Justice, and Engineering. Here are some of Texas Tech University's most famous alumni:

Keke Coutee
An American football wide receiver.
Zhaire Smith
An American basketball player.
Paul Cooper
An American basketball player.
Bill Herchman
An American football player .
Suzanne Klotz
An American artist.
Rosendo Rodriguez
An American murderer.
Mac Percival
An American football player.
Robin E. Bowen
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Grandmaster Ratte'
Grandmaster Ratte'
An Internet celebrity.
Jeffry H. Larson
An American psychotherapist.
Doug Ault
Doug Ault
An American baseball player.
Keenan Evans
Keenan Evans
An American basketball player.