The University of Texas at Tyler: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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The University of Texas at Tyler is a medium four-year, public school with 8,785 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1971 and is one of the 5 schools located in Tyler, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
50
Fair
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at The University of Texas at Tyler.

The University of Texas at Tyler implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 50 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Nursing, Psychology, and Engineering. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
62%
Bad
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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at The University of Texas at Tyler is relatively low at 62% (below Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at The University of Texas at Tyler is low: 46%. Around 48% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at The University of Texas at Tyler is decent, 17:1. Learn more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,300
High
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - $17,300 per year. The additional fees at The University of Texas at Tyler (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $2,000; which totals $19,300 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
64%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 2,468 applications were submitted and 1,591 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at The University of Texas at Tyler in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Medium
The University of Texas at Tyler offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The University of Texas at Tyler, 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.

Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
The University of Texas at Tyler offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,500 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, about $4,300 per year.

Based on the college crime information, The University of Texas at Tyler seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The University of Texas at Tyler Location and Maps



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