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Texas Tech University

Department of Design

Lubbock, TX

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Overview

Texas Tech University / Department of Design is located in Lubbock, TX, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Environmental design
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Interior and environmental design

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

16
Applied
10
Accepted
5
Enrolled
63%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st January 15th Yes
Spring deadline September 1st June 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements 3 recommendation letters, design portfolio, 500-word written statement (reason for pursuing degree), resume
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 recommendation letters, design portfolio, 500-word written statement (reason for pursuing degree), resume

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

20
Total Graduate Students
20%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
80%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 15%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 20%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time - 11
Part-time - 1
Male (2)
Female (10)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Healthcare and the built environment, sustainability, vulnerable populations, historic preservation, evidence-based design, environmental design, interior design, clothing design, creative scholarship (juried exhibitions)
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
137,557

Location & Contact

Address Box 41220
Lubbock, TX  79409-1220
United States
Contact Dr. Sharran F. Parkinson
Department Chairperson/Professor
Email: sharran.parkinson@ttu.edu
Phone: 806-742-3031
Fax: 806-742-1639