1,211
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Texas Tech University / College of Education is located in Lubbock, TX, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Education (M Ed)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 229
Doctoral Degrees 85

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

667
Applied
327
Accepted
256
Enrolled
49%

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 General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
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 February 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

1211
Total Graduate Students
72%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
27%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 20.4%
Black or African American 9.08%
White or Caucasian 58%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.33%
Asian 1.24%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.56%
Unknown 0.41%

Gender

Male (22%)
Female (77%)

Faculty

172
Total faculty
Full-time (160)
Part-time (12)
Male (52)
Female (120)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Multicultural foundations of education, teacher education, psychological processes of teaching and learning, teaching populations with special needs, institutional technology, teacher preparation and educator quality, STEM education, blended and personalized learning using technology, autism and educational interventions around autism, partnerships for education and school reform
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
10,090,922

Location & Contact

Address Box 41071
Lubbock, TX  79409
United States
Contact Dr. D. Scott Ridley
Dean
Email: scott.ridley@ttu.edu
Phone: 806-834-1431
Fax: 806-742-2179