87
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Texas Tech University / Department of Agricultural Education and Communications is located in Lubbock, TX, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Agricultural education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Agricultural communications and education
Master of Science (MS) Agricultural communications
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Agricultural education

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 15
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Varies
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Experience plan

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

52
Applied
30
Accepted
26
Enrolled
58%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st January 15th Yes
Spring deadline September 1st June 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 15
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

87
Total Graduate Students
56%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
43%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.9%
Black or African American 2.3%
White or Caucasian 72%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.3%
Unknown 5.75%

Gender

Male (20%)
Female (79%)

Faculty

15
Total faculty
Full-time (13)
Part-time (2)
Male (8)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Sustainable agriculture, food safety, international development, use of technology in agriculture, improvement of teaching and pedagogy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
361,053

Location & Contact

Address Box 42131
Lubbock, TX  79409
United States
Contact Dr. Scott Burris
Professor and Interim Chair
Email: scott.burris@ttu.edu
Phone: 806-834-8689
Fax: 806-742-2880