Lubbock, TX
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
63%
37%
student ratio
168
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
32%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • English Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Technical Communication And Rhetoric Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Technical Writing ]
    • Technical Communication Master of Arts (MA) [Technical Writing ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 28
    • Doctoral Degrees 16
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Foreign Language Varies, Comp Exam Required and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Foreign Language Varies, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

32% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 136
    • Accepted 44
    • Acceptance Rate 32
    • Enrolled 32
  • 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 DegreesGRE General Test
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 awardsJanuary 8
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students168
    • Female Percentage63%
    • Male Percentage37%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students168
    • Part-time Percentage52%
    • Full-time Percentage48%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty88
    • Full-time Percentage90%
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAmerican, British, and comparative literature; creative writing; linguistics; film; technical communication and rhetoric
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$21,274

Location & Contact

Department of English

College of Arts and Sciences
Texas Tech University

Box 43091
Lubbock, TX 79409-3091
United States

Dr. Brian Still

Department Chair

Phone: 806-834-6439
Fax: 806-742-0989
Email: brian.still@ttu.edu

Dr. Julie Couch

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 806-834-1742
Fax: 806-742-0989
Email: english.gradadvisor@ttu.edu


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