Huston-Tillotson University

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$12,262
0% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$16,044
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
20.9%
Default Rate
2019 Acceptance Rate
62.5%
2,766 Applicants
2019 Enrolled Students
1,121
92.3% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
22.8%
47 Graduates

About

Huston-Tillotson University is a higher education institution located in Travis County, TX. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Huston-Tillotson University were General Business Administration & Management (57 degrees awarded), Kinesiology & Exercise Science (36 degrees), and General Psychology (29 degrees).

In 2019, 214 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Huston-Tillotson University. 66.8% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 33.2% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was black or african american (147 degrees), 4.08 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (36 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Huston-Tillotson University is $12,262, which is $−15,018 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($27,280).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Huston-Tillotson University is $12,262, which is $−15,018 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($27,280).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $16,044.

In 2019, 87% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 92% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$12,262
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Huston-Tillotson University was $12,262. The cost of tuition at Huston-Tillotson University is $−15,018 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($27,280).

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Average Net Price

$16,044
2019 Value
4.63%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Huston-Tillotson University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $16,044. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Huston-Tillotson University grew by 4.63%.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,609
Room and Board
$1,000
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Huston-Tillotson University was of $7,609 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board did not change between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

87%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
92%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

87% of undergraduate students at Huston-Tillotson University received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 4.4% with respect to 2018, when 91% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
20.9%
2017 Default Rate
75
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Huston-Tillotson University was 20.9%, which represents 75 out of the 359 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Huston-Tillotson University received 2,766 undergraduate applications in 2019, which represents a 12.4% annual decline. Out of those 2,766 applicants, 1,729 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 62.5% acceptance rate.

There were 1,121 students enrolled at Huston-Tillotson University in 2019, and 79% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Huston-Tillotson University has an overall enrollment yield of 11.8%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

62.5%
Acceptance Rate in 2019
1,729
Accepted Out of 2,766

In 2019, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Huston-Tillotson University was 62.5% (1,729 admissions from 2,766 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2018, which was 46.9%. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of applicants declined by −12.4%, while admissions grew by 16.8%.

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SAT Scores

79%
Submission Percentage
161
Scores Submitted

79% of enrolled first-time students at Huston-Tillotson University in 2019 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Huston-Tillotson University has a total enrollment of 1,121 students. The full-time enrollment at Huston-Tillotson University is 1,035 students and the part-time enrollment is 86. This means that 92.3% of students enrolled at Huston-Tillotson University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Huston-Tillotson University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 64.6% Black or African American, 26.3% Hispanic or Latino, 4.73% White, 0.624% Two or More Races, 0.535% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.357% Asian, and 0.0892% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Huston-Tillotson University in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Black or African American Female (41.3%), followed by Black or African American Male (23.7%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (17.1%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly Black or African American Female (77.8%), followed by Black or African American Male (22.2%) and Asian Male (0%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

92.3%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Huston-Tillotson University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,121 students. The full-time enrollment at Huston-Tillotson University is 1,035 and the part-time enrollment is 86. This means that 92.3% of students enrolled at Huston-Tillotson University are enrolled full-time compared with 81.1% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

56%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Huston-Tillotson University was 56%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), Huston-Tillotson University had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    724
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    295
  3. White
    53

The enrolled student population at Huston-Tillotson University is 64.6% Black or African American, 26.3% Hispanic or Latino, 4.73% White, 0.624% Two or More Races, 0.535% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.357% Asian, and 0.0892% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 55% White, 14% Black or African American, and 13.1% Hispanic or Latino.

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Graduates

In 2019, 72 more women than men received degrees from Huston-Tillotson University. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Huston-Tillotson University is black or african american (147 degrees awarded). There were 4.08 times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (36 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Huston-Tillotson University is General Business Administration & Management (57 degrees awarded), followed by Kinesiology & Exercise Science (36 degrees) and General Psychology (29 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Huston-Tillotson University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (36 degrees awarded), Psychology (29 degrees), and Biology (18 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Huston-Tillotson University are Accountants & auditors (1,018,541 people), Other managers (876,118 people), Financial managers (520,504 people), Physicians (447,804 people), and Chief executives & legislators (420,318 people).

The most specialized majors at Huston-Tillotson University are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (36 degrees awarded), Psychology (29 degrees), Biology (18 degrees), Protective Services (15 degrees), and Business (57 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Huston-Tillotson University are Surgeons, Computer hardware engineers, Physicians, Actuaries, and Chief executives & legislators

The most specialized majors at Huston-Tillotson University are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (36 degrees awarded), Psychology (29 degrees), Biology (18 degrees), Protective Services (15 degrees), and Business (57 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Huston-Tillotson University are Elementary & secondary schools (984,462 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (889,217 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (758,963 people), Computer Systems Design (568,975 people), and Justice, public order, & safety activities (566,405 people).

The most specialized majors at Huston-Tillotson University are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (36 degrees awarded), Psychology (29 degrees), Biology (18 degrees), Protective Services (15 degrees), and Business (57 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Huston-Tillotson University.
Most Common
  1. 57 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 36 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 29 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Huston-Tillotson University was General Business Administration & Management with 57 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

71
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
143
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 71 degrees were awarded to men at Huston-Tillotson University, which is 0.497 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (143).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 21 degrees were awarded to men at Huston-Tillotson University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.583 times less than the 36 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 36 degrees were awarded to women at Huston-Tillotson University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.71 times more than the 21 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

13%
100% Completion Time
23%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 13% of students graduating from Huston-Tillotson University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 23% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 24% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Baccalaureate Colleges Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
White Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Huston-Tillotson University is Female and White (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    147 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    36 degrees awarded
  3. White
    16 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Huston-Tillotson University is black or african american (147 degrees awarded). There were 4.08 times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (36 degrees).

0.467% of degree recipients (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. Black or African American Female
    103 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American Male
    44 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    20 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Huston-Tillotson University is black or african american female (103 degrees awarded). There were 2.34 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american male (44 degrees).

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Operations

Huston-Tillotson University has an endowment valued at nearly $10.9M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $428k (3.92%), compared to the 3.99% average return ($1.62M on $40.7M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2019, Huston-Tillotson University had a total salary expenditure of $20M. Huston-Tillotson University employs 16 Assistant professors, 11 Professors, and 10 Associate professors. Most academics at Huston-Tillotson University are Male Assistant professors (11), Female Professors(6), and Female Associate professors (6).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Huston-Tillotson University are: Management, with 17 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 15 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 14 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$10.9M
2019 Endowment
10.1%
growth from 2018

Huston-Tillotson University has an endowment valued at about $10.9M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Huston-Tillotson University grew 10.1% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $29.8M lower than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $2.33M - Federal
  2. $47.2k - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Huston-Tillotson University received $2.33M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $47.2k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$7.9M
2019 Salaries
1.5%
growth from 2018

In 2019, Huston-Tillotson University paid a median of $7.9M in salaries, which represents 39.5% of their overall expenditure ($20M) and a 1.5% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 6.25% growth from 2017 and a 8.11% decline from 2016.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 15.5M (41% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$2.4M
Instructional Salaries
43
Number of Employees

In 2019, Huston-Tillotson University paid a total of $2.4M to 43 employees working as instructors, which represents 30.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.89M (31.6%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Assistant professor
Most Common Instructor
16 Employees
Management
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
17 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Huston-Tillotson University were Assistant professor with 16 employees; Professor with 11 employees; and Professor with 10 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Huston-Tillotson University were Management with 17 employees; Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 15 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 14 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Assistant professor
  2. Female Professor
  3. Female Associate professor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Huston-Tillotson University was Male Assistant professor with 11 employees, Female Professor with 6 employees, and Female Associate professor with 6 employees.

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