Huston Tillotson University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Huston Tillotson University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,025 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1875 and is one of the 27 colleges located in Austin, Texas.

Huston Tillotson University is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU) and is also affiliated with Protestant Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
19
Fair
At Huston Tillotson University you can receive your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Huston Tillotson University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 19 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Occupational Therapy, Education, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
54%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Huston Tillotson University student retention rate is low at 54% (way below Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Huston Tillotson University is very low: 27%.

Student to faculty ratio at Huston Tillotson University is pretty decent, 14:1. Find out more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,400
Medium
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median, around $12,300 per year. The additional fees at Huston Tillotson University (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $2,100, which comes to a total of $14,400 per academic year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
47%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 2,210 applications were submitted and 1,048 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Huston Tillotson University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,600
Medium
Huston Tillotson University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Huston Tillotson 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
C
Unsafe
Huston Tillotson University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 500 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - about $3,600 annually.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Huston Tillotson 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Huston Tillotson University appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Huston Tillotson University Location and Maps



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