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  • TCU is a Private (not-for-profit) and UT Austin is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • TCU has more expensive tuition & fees ($46,950) than UT Austin ($37,580).
  • It is harder to admit to UT Austin than TCU.
  • UT Austin has higher submitted SAT score (1,247) than TCU (1,247).
  • UT Austin has higher submitted ACT score (85) than TCU (85).
  • UT Austin has more students with 51,525 students while TCU has 10,489 students.
  • UT Austin has more full-time faculties with 2,577 faculties while TCU has 690 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - Texas Christian University and The University of Texas at Austin.
TCUvs.UT Austin
Fort Worth, TexasLocationAustin, Texas
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$46,950Tuition & Fees
In-State$10,610
Out-Of-State$37,580
6,215 (68.97%)Number Receiving Financial Aid19,799 (48.90%)
$24,704Average Amount of Financial Aid$10,671
41.08 %Acceptance Rates36.49 %
24.11 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)45.01 %
1,247SAT Score1,355
85ACT Score90
83 %Graduation Rate83 %
14 %Transfer-out Rate-
91 %Retention Rate95 %
10,489Student Population51,525
690Number of Faculties2,577
13 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare