Texas Christian University

By: Jaylin Smith

TCU History

  • Brothers Addison and Randolph Clark founded TCU in 1873 in Thorp Spring, Texas, as AddRan Male and Female College.
  • The school moved to Waco in 1895.
  • The name was changed to AddRan Christian University in 1889 and Texas Christian University in 1902.
  • TCU relocated to downtown Fort Worth in 1910 when the Waco facility burned, and opened three new buildings on the present campus in 1911.

TCU Undergraduate Programs

  • Sport Psychology
  • Sports Broadcasting
  • Strategic Communication
  • Studio Art
  • Theater

TCU Graduate Programs

  • Ph.D. in Science Education
  • Ph.D. in Counseling and Counselor Education
  • Ph.D. in Curriculum Studies
  • Educational Leadership
  • Ed.D. in Educational Leadership

Financial Aid And Scholarships



TCU - Athletics