Founded in 1947, Texas Southern University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Houston (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Texas. Officially accredited/recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Texas Southern University (TSU) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Texas Southern University (TSU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 69 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. TSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.