Student Statistics | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Our Students by the Numbers

It is very important that an applicant understands how he/she will compete with other applicants within the applicant pool. You can calculate your PPGPA and compare your PCAT with the known statistics from previous classes of pharmacy students.

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36% Acceptance Rate
3.42 Average Pre-Pharmacy GPA
65.1% Have a Bachelor's Degree

 

Year 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
 
Student Numbers
Applicants 506 421 489 435 299
Admitted 150 155 151 156 109
 
Student Ages
Avg. Age 23.6 23.4 23.3 23.65 24.34
Age Range 19-43 19-48 18-39 18-44 17-56
 
Gender
Male 39 36.8 45.7% 35.90% 41.28%
Female 61 63.2 53.6% 63.46% 58.72%
Declined to answer     0.7% 0.64%  
 
Ethnicity
White 42.00% 40.5% 45.7% 43.59% 52.29%
Asian 39.00% 38.1% 33.8% 37.82% 32.11%
N.A.   0.6% 0.0% 0.00% 0.00%
Hispanic 5.00% 13.1% 17.9% 8.97% 14.68%
Black 3.00% 7.7% 15.2% 16.03% 17.43%
Other 11.00% 0.00% 2.6% 0.00% 0.00%
International   1.8% 2.6% 2.56% 2.75%
 
Academics
Avg Pre-Pharmacy GPA 3.44 3.41 3.42 3.41 3.42
Avg PCAT Composite % 76% 70% 68% 69% 64%
 
Texas Residency
Resident 146 143 139 146 98
Non-Resident 5 12 12 10 11
West Tx.City 23.18% 13.55% 25.8% 16.67% 26.61%
 
Holding Degrees
Bachelor Degrees 66.89% 67.74% 72.8% 67.31% 65.14%