University of North Texas: Review & Facts

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University of North Texas is a large four-year, public school with 37,950 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1890 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Denton, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
132
2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and doctoral degree are available at University of North Texas.

University of North Texas implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 132 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Psychology, Management, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
76%
The rate of student retention at University of North Texas is fair at 76% (well above Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of North Texas is low - 47%. Roughly 33% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of North Texas is reasonable, 23:1. Learn more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,900
Average tuition charges are slightly high, about $14,700 per year. The additional fees at University of North Texas (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $2,200; which totals $16,900 per year.

Read the details about University of North Texas additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
64%
As reported in recent data, 17,140 applications were submitted and 11,003 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

University of North Texas will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score information at University of North Texas in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
University of North Texas provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of North Texas, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
University of North Texas offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 5,800 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of North Texas. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, University of North Texas appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of North Texas Location and Maps



Post Address: University of North Texas, 1501 W.Chestnut Ave., Denton, Texas 76203-1277, USA
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