Points of Pride

As the nation’s largest university primarily for women, Texas Woman’s University prepares students for positions of leadership and service in a global society. In 2020, TWU was tied for fifth most diverse institution in the nation and first in Texas by U.S. News & World Report. The university produces graduates who lead personally and professionally fulfilling lives, and it is committed to transformational learning, discovery and service in an inclusive environment that embraces diversity, inspires excellence and has a pioneering spirit.


Founded in 1901, Texas Woman’s has evolved into a major university with campuses in Denton, Dallas and Houston. With a legacy in health-related professions and more than half of current graduates earning a health-related degree, TWU is a significant economic driver for North Texas. The university offers a comprehensive catalog of academic studies, including baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral degrees in nursing, health professions, education, business and the arts and sciences. The university pioneered distance education and has been recognized as a leader in delivering online instruction.

Location & Contact

Texas Woman’s University

304 Administration Drive

Denton, TX 76204

United States

Office of Admissions

Phone: 940-898-3188

Web: http://www.twu.edu/admissions

Degrees Offered

Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Pre-Professional and Certificate Programs

Areas of Study

  • Art
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology & Molecular Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Child Development
  • Communication Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Counseling & Development
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Science
  • Dance
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Drama
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education of the Deaf
  • English
  • Exercise & Sports Nutrition
  • Family Studies
  • Family Therapy
  • Fashion Design & Merchandising
  • Food Science
  • Food Service Management
  • General Studies
  • Government & Legal Studies
  • Health Care Administration
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Studies
  • Health Systems Management
  • History
  • Informatics
  • Kinesiology
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics
  • MBA (Master’s of Business Administration)
  • Medical Technology
  • Multicultural Women’s & Gender Studies
  • Music
  • Music Therapy
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychology
  • Reading Education
  • Rhetoric
  • School Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Special Education
  • Speech-Language Pathology
  • Teacher Education