Texas Tech University

About Arts & Sciences

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The Texas Tech University College of Arts & Sciences was founded in 1925 as one of the university's four original colleges. Comprised of 15 departments, the College offers a wide variety of courses and programs in the humanities, social and behavioral sciences, mathematics and natural sciences. Students can choose from 41 bachelor's degree programs, 34 master's degrees and 14 doctoral programs. With over 10,000 students (8,500 undergraduate and 1,200 graduate) enrolled, the College of Arts & Sciences is the largest college on the Texas Tech University campus.

For a brief history on the College's beginning, click here.

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Office of the Dean
College of Arts & Sciences
Box 41034
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX 79409-1034

Student Division:
806.742.3831

Faculty Division:
806.742.3833

Giving & Alumni:
806.834.4754

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Arts & Sciences
At a Glance

Departments: 15

Tenured Faculty: 400-plus

Degree Programs:
14 Doctoral
34 Master's
41 Bachelor's