Department of Human Development and Family Studies College of Human Sciences Texas Tech University

Department of Human Development and Family Studies College of Human Sciences Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
85%
15%
student ratio
97
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
57%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Human Development Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

57% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 45
    • Accepted 26
    • Acceptance Rate 57
    • Enrolled 11
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st June 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students97
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students97
    • Part-time Percentage54%
    • Full-time Percentage46%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino13%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian42%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown40%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty28
    • Full-time Percentage82%
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Female Percentage89%
    • Male Percentage11%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchParenting, marital and premarital relationships, adolescent risky behaviors, life span, child development
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$222,808

Location & Contact

Department of Human Development and Family Studies

College of Human Sciences
Texas Tech University

Box 41230
Lubbock, TX 79409-1230
United States

Dr. Jean Scott

Chairperson

Phone: 806-834-6589
Fax: 806-742-0285
Email: jean.scott@ttu.edu

Monya Castle

Graduate Secretary

Phone: 806-742-3000 ext. 250
Fax: 806-742-0285
Email: monya.castle@ttu.edu


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