Texas Tech University: Admission & Tests

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Texas Tech University LogoBelow is a brief review of Texas Tech University general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Texas Tech University admission requirements are somewhat competitive - in 2013/14 this college accepted 64% of those who apply.

The college recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

Texas Tech University most likely will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$60
Texas Tech University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Texas Tech University is $60.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is also 50 dollars.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Aptitude Test is usual component of the application procedure. 59% of applicants at Texas Tech University completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 480 to 610 on Critical Reading, from 500 to 640 on Math, and from 450 to 590 on Writing. Therefore, if you have above 580 in SAT Critical Reading, 600 in SAT Math, and 550 in SAT Writing - this should make you safe for being admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
450
550
580

SAT Math
460
570
600

SAT Writing
420
520
550

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is a typical step of the application at Texas Tech University. 40 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 21 to 28 on Composite, from 20 to 28 on English, from 22 to 28 on Math, and from 5 to 9 on Writing. So, if you got above 26 in ACT Composite, 26 in ACT English, 27 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing, this is enough to be accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
19
25
26

ACT English
18
24
26

ACT Math
20
25
27

ACT Writing
5
7
8

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(806)
742-2011
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Texas Tech University, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (806) 742-2011 or check Texas Tech University Website

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