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By the numbers

Undergraduate Enrollment 10,408
In-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $9,099 PER YR.*
Out-of-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $22,839 PER YR.*
Yearly Room and Board $7,001+
% of Students on Financial Aid 70.4
Median SAT/ACT 920/20
% of African American Students 19.7
% of Asian American Students 9.9
% of Hispanic Students 28.3
% of International Students 0.7
Student/Teacher Ratio 19:1
Number of Full-time Faculty 483
% of Male/% of Female Students 12.5/87.5
Greek System? YES
% of Freshmen Who Live on Campus 49.4
% of Students Who Graduate in Four Years 61
% of Students Who Graduate Overall 70
% of Freshmen Who Return 75
% Of Alumni Who Give $$$ to School <5

* tuition based on 15-hour semester

Texas Woman's University

Team Name:

Pioneers

Address:

304 Administration Dr., Denton, TX 76204

Web:

twu.edu

Phone:

940-898-3188

Facebook:

TexasWomansUniversity

Twitter:

@twunews

UNDERGRADUATE ENROLLMENT: 10,408

POINTS OF DISTINCTION

  • The Economist magazine ranks Texas Woman’s University no. 45 in the nation and no. 2 in Texas out of 1,275 universities for maximizing students’ earning potential.
  • TWU students have a 96 percent pass rate on the state teacher certification exam and a 93 percent pass rate on the nursing licensure exam — both well above the state average.
  • U.S. News & World Report magazine ranks TWU in the top 10 nationally and in the top three in Texas among universities with the most diverse student populations.

TWU offers the student support, class sizes and campus aesthetics more typically found at a private university. TWU believes in a quality education that is affordable and accessible, which is why it offers more than $15 million in scholarships annually.

TWU offers undergraduate degrees in a variety of programs, including the sciences, business, nursing, health sciences, visual and performing arts, liberal arts, and education. A student-faculty ratio of 19:1 provides the opportunity for personal attention that helps students thrive in the classroom and succeed in the workplace.

The university continues to meet workforce demands by offering new degrees in informatics and health informatics, which is emerging as one of the nation’s most high-demand career fields. Plus, TWU’s new center for women in business is focused on helping Texas achieve its goal of being no. 1 in the United States for women-owned businesses.

TWU offers research opportunities for first-year students. Students also gain valuable experience through internships with organizations such as the National Institutes of Health, Mayo Clinic, Texas Legislature, Southwest Airlines, Fossil and NASA.

TWU’s main campus is in the booming North Texas college town of Denton, just 40 miles from the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and consistently named a best college town in Texas and the U.S. TWU also has health sciences centers in Dallas’ Southwestern Medical District and Texas Medical Center in Houston, the world’s largest medical center.