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Texas Southern, founded in 1947, is a public, historically black university. Its 125-acre campus is located in Houston.

Website: www.tsu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
7,092
Undergraduate
Students
(59.4%) 4,215 Women
(40.6%) 2,877 Men
1,942
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Noncompetitive
Overall Admission Rate
90% of 8,644 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
 
Early Decision Offered
 
Regular Admission Deadline
August 14

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.14
SAT Math
423 average
410-500 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
478 average
430-500 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
18 average
15-18 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not reported
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Freshman Award
$20,828
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$23,390
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
391
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 23% of classes
20-29 students: 17% of classes
30-39 students: 21% of classes
40-49 students: 12% of classes
50-99 students: 12% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Houston Population
2,195,914
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Houston, TX
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
25% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Tiger
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.5% Asian
85.8% Black/African-American
8.4% Hispanic/Latino
2.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
1.5% White
International Students
4.7% from 40 countries
First-Year Students Returning
52.7%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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