Saturday, May 26 2018 | Updated at 05:35 PM EDT

Stay Connected With Us F T R

Apr 14, 2017 12:11 PM EDT

Texas Tech joined 239 international colleges and universities in the list of top 20 percent of schools accepting international students. The list was released by College Factual rankings after evaluating more than 1,200 colleges and universities in the US.

Currently, Texas Tech has an enrollment of 3,100 students coming from 120 countries all over the world. Factors considered in the ranking were educational resources, quality of student body, retention rate and degree completion rate. International students at Texas Tech University are given easy access to several services such as financial aid and assistance with their immigrant status, the Daily To Reader reported.

The university has been exerting efforts to attract more students from other countries. Recruitment procedure has been enhanced and services relevant to international students have been greatly improved. International students have been made welcome by the university.

The College Factual ranking result is released every year. It guided international students in selecting where to enroll in the United States.

Aside from being included in the top 20 percent among colleges and universities for international students, Texas Tech holds several titles. It was ranked 176th among all universities in the US, 94th in Business Programs and 84th in engineering doctorate programs. It has several research centers and institutes, the most notable of which is the National Wind Institute, the U.S. News reported.

The high ranking it received from the College Factual ranking added to its value as an educational institution for international students.

The university offers excellent services in the campus. Students are offered health insurance and health services. Placement programs are available t assist students in finding jobs.

The administration has established safety and security measures for all students. Alcohol is never allowed in the campus. There are guards on foot patrolling the area 24 hours each day. The lighted pathways and sidewalks keep the campus safe at night.

See Now: Facebook will use AI to detect users with suicidal thoughts and prevent suicide

Follows Texas Tech, Texas Tech University, College Factual ranking, international students, egineering, doctorate programs, business programs
© 2017 University Herald, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

Must Read

Research Reveals Boys' Interest In STEM Careers Declining; Girls' Interest Unchanged

May 24, 2018 AM EDTYear two of Junior Achievement & EY survey of 13-17-year olds shows how teens' career ambitions, educational priorities and economic outlook have ...

International Cyber Attack Strikes Again: Ransomware Hits Companies Worldwide [VIDEO]

Jun 28, 2017 AM EDTOver 2,000 computers in about a dozen countries were affected.

The Magic of Celebrity Involvement: How Projects and Concepts Get Public Nod When Icons Get Involved [VIDEO]

Jun 28, 2017 AM EDTDo celebrities really affect marketing?

Student Loans In Focus: How Much Do Students Really Borrow To Attend The Top 10 Schools [VIDEO]

Jun 26, 2017 AM EDTFor most students, going into the Top 10 schools is a dream come true. But is the expense in studying in these schools worth it?