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Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX

According to its mission statement, "Texas Tech advances knowledge through innovative and creative teaching, research and scholarship. The university is dedicated to student success by preparing learners to be ethical leaders for a diverse and globally competitive workforce. The university is committed to enhancing the cultural and economic development of the state, nation and world." [Source]

Website: http://www.ttu.edu/

B

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33,132
Undergraduate
Enrollment
38%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$11,852
In-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)
$24,122
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)

21:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
4.5%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

NO

Foreign Language

NO

U.S. Government/History

YES

Economics

NO

Mathematics

YES

Science

YES


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A yellow light institution maintains policies that could be interpreted to suppress protected speech or policies that, while clearly restricting freedom of speech, restrict relatively narrow categories of speech.
OASES of Excellence
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Curriculum last evaluated: 7/21/2022

2021-22 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.