The core curriculum is designed to expose all Texas Tech University graduates to areas
of study that are traditionally regarded as basic to the intellectual development
of a broadly educated person. These areas of study include: life and physical sciences;
social and behavioral sciences; mathematics; language, philosophy, and culture; creative
arts; American history; political science/government; and the tools of communication
The Texas Tech University core curriculum complies with Texas statutes and Texas Higher
Education Coordinating Board rules.
Select from the menu items on the right for more information about the Core Curriculum.