Texas Tech Listed in Top Graduate Programs Rankings

The university had nine programs listed among the Top 25 nationwide.

A number of Texas Tech University graduate programs recently were ranked among the top 25 in the country, according to GraduatePrograms.com.

The online guide ranks higher education programs based on student evaluations, which cover a variety of topics, such as academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid, and quality of network. For a given graduate program, rankings were determined by calculating the average score for each program based on the 15 ranking categories. Rankings reflect both current and recent students attending graduate programs at more than 1,500 schools.

“These rankings are recognition of the many excellent graduate programs we have at Texas Tech,” said Mark Sheridan, vice provost for graduate and postdoctoral affairs.   “Students enrolled in these programs receive a high-quality experience and are better prepared to enter the job market and advance in their careers.  These rankings also play a role in helping attract top applicants into our graduate programs in the future.”

Texas Tech was ranked in the following programs:

  • Sociology (5)
  • Architecture (7)
  • Kinesiology (7)
  • Nutrition (12)
  • Physical Therapy (12)
  • Occupational Therapy (14)
  • Medical (17)
  • Mathematics (18)
  • Animal Science (19)

To view the full list click here.

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