The University of Texas of the Permian Basin: Review & Facts

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The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is a medium four-year, public school with 6,080 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1973 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Odessa, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Fair
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin.

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Business, Management, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
71%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is fair at 71% (close to Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is low: 30%. Approximately 43% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is reasonably decent: 20:1. Learn more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,200
Low
Average tuition costs are very low, around $4,900 a year. The additional fees at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin beyond tuition are roughly $1,300; which comes to $6,200 annually.

Read the details about The University of Texas of the Permian Basin 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
84%
Easy
According to recent data, 1,154 applications were submitted and 975 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,600
Medium
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin, 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 of the Permian Basin provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 900 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: approximately $5,600 a year.

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

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Location and Maps



Post Address: The University of Texas of the Permian Basin, 4901 E University, Odessa, Texas 79762-0001, USA
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