Texas Christian University (TCU)

Men's MCLA Contact: Mark Purcell
7 / 10
9,445 Undergrads / 10,918 Students
10 / 10
$37,509 Net Price
8 / 10
47% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
71% / 83%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Coach's Description

At TCU we provide our student athletes a strong and balanced college experience in the areas of academics, athletics and social. Within that framework, TCU is becoming the most admired Men's Lacrosse DI program in the Lonestar Alliance Conference of the MCLA. If you are an All Conference/All State caliber HS lacrosse player we want you and you would fit in incredibly well and have an opportunity to excel at an incredibly big time academic and athletic university.

Team Road Trips

Most road trips for the Horned Frogs are in Texas, but every season they will travel out of state to schools like University of Mississippi, University of Georgia, and Louisiana State University. Their in-state road trip schedule includes Texas A&M University, University of Texas, Southern Methodist University, and Baylor University.

Recruit Commits
Briggs Ballard Rowland Hall Salt Lake City, UT Att, Mid
Tyler Wendel Coppell High School Coppell, TX Att, Mid
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Where Grads Live
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Austin Texas Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • San Antonio Texas Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Kansas City Missouri Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
Where Grads Work
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Texas Health Resources
  • US Army
  • Cook Children's Health Care System
  • Alcon a Novartis company
  • Deloitte
  • Tarrant County College
  • Fort Worth ISD
  • American Airlines
  • BNSF Railway
  • Baylor Health Care System Recruiting
  • AT&T
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Bell Helicopter
  • EY
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations
  • Media and Communication
  • Marketing
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Arts and Design
  • Consulting
  • Community and Social Services
  • Administrative
  • Research
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
530 - 630
570 - 680
1180 - 1370
25 - 34
24 - 29
25 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 540 - 650 for SAT

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Applicants 19,028 7,732 11,269
% Admitted 47% 44% 49%
% Admits That Enroll 24% 25% 24%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.58
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
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    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (25%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (14%)
    Social Sciences (10%)
    Communication & Journalism (10%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (8%)
    Finance, General (6%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
    Education (4%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    Psychology, General (4%)
    Economics, General (4%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (4%)
    Political Science and Government, General (4%)
    Accounting (3%)
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$49,250
    Books & Supplies$900
    Cost of Living$13,200
    Personal Expenses$5,064
    Sticker Price$68,414

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    83% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship76%$27,906
    Federal Grants12%$5,257
    Pell Grants12%$4,625
    Other Federal2%$3,993
    State & Local Grants12%$3,799
    Institutional Grants75%$26,595
    Student Loans30%$12,663
    Federal Loans29%$5,235
    Other Loans9%$24,619

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $1.6 Billion $146,176

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $20,466.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $18,126 $218

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 3.6%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 2,035 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $52,800

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.87 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 71% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 7 7
    Fondling 3 3
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 18 14
    Motor Vehicle Theft 4 3
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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