The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • TCU is a Private (not-for-profit) and West Virginia University is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • TCU has more expensive tuition & fees ($51,660) than West Virginia University ($25,320).
  • It is harder to admit to TCU than West Virginia University.
  • TCU has a higher submitted SAT score (1,250) than West Virginia University (1,130).
  • TCU has higher submitted ACT score (28) than West Virginia University (24).
  • West Virginia University has more students with 26,864 students while TCU has 10,918 students.
  • West Virginia University has more full-time faculties with 1,371 faculties while TCU has 722 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Texas Christian University and West Virginia University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
TCUWest Virginia University
TCUvs.West Virginia University
Fort Worth, TexasLocationMorgantown, West Virginia
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)
$51,660Tuition & Fees
In-State$8,976
Out-Of-State$25,320
69% ($24,704)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)69% ($10,067)
$24,704Average Amount of Financial Aid$10,067
41.08 %Acceptance Rates71.90 %
24.11 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)35.29 %
1,250SAT Score1,130
28ACT Score24
83 %Graduation Rate61 %
14 %Transfer-out Rate26 %
92 %Retention Rate76 %
10,918Student Population26,864
722Number of Faculties1,371
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 ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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