Texas Christian University

"Fear the Frog"

Background

Texas Christian University, or TCU, was founded in 1873. It is located in what is considered a suburban area with a campus size of 178 acres, it utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its tuition adds up to $40,720 for undergraduates and $25,470 for direct graduates as of this year.

Statistics

Student to Faculty Ratio - 13:1


Acceptance Rate - 47.4%


Retention Rate - 55%

Academic Life

The Five most Popular Majors include:


Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services - 24%


Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs - 14%


Health Professions and Related Programs - 14%


Education - 7%


Social Sciences - 7%


Sports:

TCU offers many choices for any athlete which include football, baseball, tennis, basketball, beach volleyball, and rifle, but those are just a few of many choices offered by the college.


Study Abroad:

TCU provides many choices for study abroad programs, you could be traveling to places such as, Florence located in Italy, Seville located in Spain, Roehampton located in London, and Westminster, also located in London

If you would like to know more about the college, or you feel I didn't cover it enough, you can visit their website at:

http://www.tcu.edu/