Texas Christian University: Review & Facts

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Texas Christian University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 9,730 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1873 and is one of the 14 schools and colleges located in Fort Worth, Texas.

Texas Christian University is affiliated with Christian Church Disciples of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
111
At Texas Christian University you can obtain your 1-year certificate, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Texas Christian University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 111 majors. The most popular concentrations are Communication and Journalism, Nursing, Accounting and Finance, Management, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
90%
The rate of student retention at Texas Christian University is very high at 90% (well above Texas average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Texas Christian University is good - 74%. Roughly 22% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Texas Christian University is pretty good - 13:1. Read more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$34,600
Average tuition charges are extremely high - about $34,500 per year. The additional fees at Texas Christian University not covered by tuition are approximately $100, which totals $34,600 per academic year.

Read the details about Texas Christian University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
41%
According to recent data, 19,335 applications were submitted and 7,901 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Texas Christian University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,600
Texas Christian University offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Texas Christian University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Texas Christian University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 3,900 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable -- about $6,600 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Texas Christian University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Texas Christian University appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Texas Christian University Location and Maps



Post Address: Texas Christian University, 2800 S University Dr, Fort Worth, Texas 76129, USA
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