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Texas Woman's University

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Overview

Founded in 1901, the Texas Woman's University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Denton (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Texas. This institution also has a branch campus in Dallas and Houston. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Texas Woman's University (TWU) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Texas Woman's University (TWU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 123-year-old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 90-99% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. TWU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot

Control

Texas Woman's University's Control Typepublic

Entity

Texas Woman's University's Entity Typenon-profit

Size

Texas Woman's University' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized

Selectivity

Texas Woman's University's Selectivity by Acceptance Rateleast selective

University Identity

Name
Acronym TWU
Founded 1901
Motto Scientia Lumen Vitae
Knowledge Brings Light to Life
Colours Maroon and white
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University Location

Address 304 Administration Drive
Denton
76204 Texas
United States
Texas Woman's University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Texas Woman's University Phone Number +1 (940) 898 2000
Texas Woman's University Fax Number +1 (940) 898 3081
Other locations Dallas and Houston

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels

Introduction

What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.


Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Texas Woman's University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Texas Woman's University's academic range and degree level offering.




Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees

Introduction

Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.


Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Texas Woman's University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Texas Woman's University.

Texas Woman's University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
7,500-9,999 US$
(6,830-9,110 Euro)
7,500-9,999 US$
(6,830-9,110 Euro)
International
students
17,500-19,999 US$
(15,950-18,225 Euro)
15,000-17,499 US$
(13,670-15,950 Euro)

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Admissions

Introduction

Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our "Introduction to University Admissions" article to learn more.


Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Texas Woman's University's admission information.

Texas Woman's University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).


Texas Woman's University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Texas Woman's University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.


Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Texas Woman's University's acceptance rate range is 90-99% making this institution a least selective higher education institution.


Admission Requirements Admission Requirements

  • Secondary school GPA is required
  • Secondary school rank is considered but not required
  • Secondary school record is required
  • Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
  • Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
  • Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
  • Admission test scores are required
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is required
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) is neither required nor recommended

Source: IPDES


Texas Woman's University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.


Texas Woman's University's Admission Office Admission Office

304 Administration Dr
Denton 76204
(940) 898 3188
866 809 6130

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Size and Profile

Introduction

University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.


Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Texas Woman's University.

Texas Woman's University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Texas Woman's University has an enrollment range of 15,000-19,999 students making it a large-sized institution.


Texas Woman's University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 400-499 academic employees (Faculty).


Texas Woman's University's Control Type Control Type

Texas Woman's University is a public higher education institution.


Texas Woman's University's Entity Type Entity Type

Texas Woman's University is a non-profit higher education institution.


Texas Woman's University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.


Texas Woman's University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.


Religious Affiliation

Texas Woman's University does not have any religious affiliation.


Carnegie Classification

Introduction

The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education is a framework for categorizing colleges and universities in the United States...


The classification was first created by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in 1970, and it has been updated periodically since then. The Carnegie Classification is based on a set of criteria, such as the level and types of degrees offered, research activity and enrollment size. Institutions are classified into one of several categories based on these criteria, ranging from "doctoral universities" with very high research activity to "special focus institutions" that primarily award degrees in a specific field, such as the arts or health professions. The classification allows for quick comparisons between institutions within and across categories.

Carnegie Classification

uniRank provides below the official Texas Woman's University's Carnegie classification.

Basic Classification Doctoral/Professional Universities
Size & Setting Four-year, large, primarily nonresidential institution
Enrollment Profile Majority undergraduate
Undergraduate Profile Four-year, medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution
Undergraduate Instructional Program Balanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program Research Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school

Facilities and Services

Introduction

What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.


University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Texas Woman's University's main facilities:


Texas Woman's University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Texas Woman's University's Library

Texas Woman's University's library has 2 branches. The library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium, etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2021 the library reported 357,764 physical volumes, 60,177 physical media, 101,216 digital/electronic media and 340 licensed digital/electronic databases. The library is managed by a total number of 78 full-time employees, including 27 librarians. Texas Woman's University's library has a total library expenditure greater than $100,000 per year. Source: IPDES.

Texas Woman's University's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

In particular, the Texas Woman's University provides on-campus housing and the total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,084 students in the 2021 academic year. Source: IPDES.

Texas Woman's University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.



University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Texas Woman's University's main services:


Texas Woman's University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Texas Woman's University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Texas Woman's University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

In particular, this institution offers some programs fully via distance education at the undergraduate level and at the graduate level. Source: IPDES.

Texas Woman's University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Texas Woman's University's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.


Recognition and Accreditation

Introduction

There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.


Texas Woman's University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Texas Woman's University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation

1923


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Texas Woman's University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
  • Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • American Library Association, Committee on Accreditation
  • Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education of the American Occupational Therapy Association
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education
  • Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation
  • Council on Social Work Education, Board of Accreditation
  • National Association of School Psychologists
  • National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation


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Memberships and Affiliations

Introduction

University memberships and affiliations to external organizations can be important for several reasons... read our article about university affiliations and memberships to learn more.


Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Texas Woman's University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • National Athletic Association (NAA)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

Introduction

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.


Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Texas Woman's University 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


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Social Media

Introduction

Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.


Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

Texas Woman's University's Facebook page Texas Woman's University's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Texas Woman's University's X (formerly Twitter) page Texas Woman's University's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Texas Woman's University's YouTube channel Texas Woman's University's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Texas Woman's University's Instagram page Texas Woman's University's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Texas Woman's University's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok

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