University of North Texas: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

University of North Texas is a large four-year, public school with 37,300 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
138
Good
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 138 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Business, Psychology, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
79%
Good
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.

The rate of student retention at University of North Texas is fair at 79% (well above Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
25 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of North Texas is below average - 55%. Roughly 33% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of North Texas is reasonable, 25:1. Learn more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,200
High
Average tuition charges are fairly high, about $16,700 per year. The additional fees at University of North Texas (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $2,500; which totals $19,200 per year.

Read the details about University of North Texas 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
70%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 16,253 applications were submitted and 11,401 were accepted; so it is relatively easy 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
D-
Unsafe
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 6,300 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 very dangerous 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
Location Map - Street View:
University of North Texas Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
University of North Texas Location Map - City View

Read all information about University of North Texas:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions


Texas Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Detailed information about 146 accounting and finance colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Waco, El Paso, Richardson, and 72 other cities. Approximately 13,100 accounting and finance diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for accounting and finance degree programs in TX: $20,900.

Aerospace and Aeronautical
Read about 10 aerospace and aeronautical colleges in Houston, Denton, Arlington, Seguin, Kilgore, College Station, San Antonio, Austin, and Longview. About 400 aerospace and aeronautical diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for aerospace and aeronautical degree programs in TX is around $26,100.

Architecture
Learn more about 28 architecture colleges in San Antonio, Houston, El Paso, Corpus Christi, Kingsville, Wharton, Brownsville, and 21 other cities. Around 1,300 architecture diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for architecture degree programs in TX is approximately $20,000.

Art
Read about 93 art schools in San Antonio, Houston, Fort Worth, Waco, Abilene, Tyler, Austin, and 57 more cities. Approximately 2,500 art diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for art degree programs in TX is approximately $17,800.

Biology
Read about 120 biology schools in San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, Austin, Tyler, Abilene, Waco, and 69 more cities. Approximately 11,000 biology diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for biology degree programs in TX is around $21,200.

Broadcasting
We reviewed 56 broadcasting schools in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Waco, El Paso, and 31 more cities. Around 2,100 broadcasting diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for broadcasting programs in TX is roughly $21,000.

Business
Read information about 183 business colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Fort Worth, Lubbock, and 90 more cities. Around 30,300 business degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for business degree programs in TX is approximately $16,900.

Chemistry
Read about 99 chemistry colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Abilene, Waco, Dallas, Fort Worth, and 63 more cities. About 4,300 chemistry diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for chemistry degree programs in TX is approximately $18,300.

Communication and Journalism
Read information about 99 communication and journalism schools in San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, Austin, Waco, El Paso, Tyler, and 61 other cities. Approximately 6,700 communication and journalism diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for communication and journalism programs in TX is around $22,800.

Computer Science
Detailed information about 181 computer science schools in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Fort Worth, Arlington, and 82 other cities. About 14,100 computer science diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for computer science degree programs in TX is about $15,800.

Construction
Learn more about 34 construction colleges in Houston, El Paso, Beaumont, San Antonio, College Station, Lake Jackson, Stephenville, and 25 other cities. Approximately 900 construction degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for construction degree programs in TX is roughly $14,600.

Criminal Justice
We list 145 criminal justice colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, El Paso, Corpus Christi, and 80 other cities. Approximately 9,600 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for criminal justice programs in TX is about $11,500.

Dance and Ballet
Get details on 36 dance and ballet colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Denton, El Paso, Dallas, Lubbock, and 22 more cities. Around 500 dance and ballet diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for dance and ballet degree programs in TX is approximately $21,800.

Economics
Our listing contains 51 economics colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Fort Worth, Tyler, El Paso, Lubbock, and 30 other cities. About 2,600 economics diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for economics degree programs in TX - $27,000.

Education
Our listing contains 217 education colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Abilene, Fort Worth, and 94 other cities. Around 14,900 education diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for education degree programs in TX - $17,000.

Electrical and Electronics
Detailed information about 69 electrical and electronics colleges in Houston, San Antonio, El Paso, Austin, McAllen, Corpus Christi, Irving, and 41 other cities. Around 2,500 electrical and electronics degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for electrical and electronics programs in TX is approximately $9,400.

Engineering
We reviewed 109 engineering schools in San Antonio, Houston, Waco, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Beaumont, and 65 more cities. Approximately 14,900 engineering diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for engineering degree programs in TX - $20,400.

English and Literature
Get details on 95 english and literature colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Abilene, Dallas, Tyler, Fort Worth, and 59 other cities. Around 4,300 english and literature diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for english and literature degree programs in TX is roughly $20,500.

Fashion
Read information about 25 fashion schools in Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Fort Worth, Denton, Kingsville, Cedar Hill, and 14 more cities. Around 800 fashion diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for fashion programs in TX - $18,700.

Flight and Aviation
We reviewed 22 flight and aviation colleges in San Antonio, Waco, Houston, Killeen, Midland, Corpus Christi, Amarillo, and 14 other cities. Approximately 1,000 flight and aviation diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for flight and aviation programs in TX is around $12,500.

Foreign Languages
Our directory contains 84 foreign languages colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Abilene, Fort Worth, Austin, Tyler, Dallas, and 53 more cities. Approximately 2,000 foreign languages degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for foreign languages degree programs in TX is roughly $18,800.

General Studies
Read about 137 general studies colleges in Dallas, San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Fort Worth, Waco, Tyler, and 85 other cities. Approximately 50,800 general studies diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for general studies programs in TX is around $7,600.

Geography
Detailed information about 22 geography colleges in Fort Worth, San Antonio, Austin, Houston, Denton, Richardson, Brenham, and 15 other cities. About 700 geography degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for geography programs in TX is about $17,800.

Gerontology
Get details on 3 gerontology schools in Denton, Abilene, and Lubbock. About 100 gerontology degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for gerontology degree programs in TX - $25,200.

Graphic Design and Animation
We list 64 graphic design and animation schools in San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, Abilene, Big Spring, and 39 other cities. Around 1,500 graphic design and animation diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for graphic design and animation programs in TX is approximately $14,800.

History
Read about 91 history colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Abilene, Lubbock, Corpus Christi, and 56 other cities. About 2,400 history degrees are granted each year. Average tuition charges for history degree programs in TX is around $20,700.

Industrial Technologies
Get details on 106 industrial technologies schools in Houston, San Antonio, Arlington, Corpus Christi, Austin, El Paso, Waco, and 69 other cities. Approximately 8,200 industrial technologies degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for industrial technologies programs in TX is about $6,400.

Interior Design
Learn about 27 interior design colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Fort Worth, Dallas, Arlington, San Marcos, Nacogdoches, and 17 more cities. Approximately 500 interior design degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for interior design programs in TX - $14,000.

Laboratory Assistance
Our directory contains 69 laboratory assistance schools in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, El Paso, Waco, Denton, Corpus Christi, and 43 more cities. Approximately 2,300 laboratory assistance degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for laboratory assistance programs in TX: $7,700.

Library and Museum
Learn about 10 library and museum colleges in Denton, Lubbock, Fort Worth, Abilene, Waco, Huntsville, San Antonio, Houston, and Commerce. Approximately 600 library and museum diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition for library and museum programs in TX is about $15,400.

Management
Learn about 199 management colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Lubbock, Richardson, and 90 other cities. About 27,400 management diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for management programs in TX - $17,700.

Marketing and Advertising
Read about 91 marketing and advertising schools in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, Lubbock, Abilene, and 49 other cities. About 5,300 marketing and advertising diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for marketing and advertising degree programs in TX is roughly $21,200.

Mathematics
Get details on 103 mathematics colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Tyler, Abilene, Big Spring, and 64 other cities. Approximately 2,800 mathematics degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for mathematics programs in TX is about $21,700.

Medical
Learn more about 178 medical colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Lubbock, El Paso, Fort Worth, and 78 other cities. Approximately 18,000 medical diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for medical degree programs in TX is approximately $15,700.

Medical Assistant
Get details on 193 medical assistant colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, El Paso, Austin, Fort Worth, Arlington, and 77 more cities. Approximately 21,700 medical assistant degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for medical assistant degree programs in TX is around $10,700.

Music
Our directory contains 104 music colleges in San Antonio, Dallas, Houston, Austin, Abilene, Fort Worth, Tyler, and 64 other cities. Approximately 2,500 music diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for music degree programs in TX: $20,100.

Natural Resources and Environment
We reviewed 65 natural resources and environment schools in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Lubbock, Abilene, Dallas, Laredo, and 40 other cities. Around 3,000 natural resources and environment diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for natural resources and environment degree programs in TX is about $20,300.

Occupational Therapy
Learn about 104 occupational therapy colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, El Paso, Dallas, Abilene, Tyler, and 59 other cities. Around 8,000 occupational therapy diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for occupational therapy degree programs in TX is about $18,500.

Philosophy
Get details on 40 philosophy colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Huntsville, San Marcos, and 23 more cities. Approximately 500 philosophy diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition for philosophy degree programs in TX is about $25,200.

Physical Therapy
Read about 50 physical therapy schools in San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Lubbock, Waco, and 29 other cities. Approximately 1,600 physical therapy diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for physical therapy programs in TX is roughly $14,300.

Physics
Our listing contains 69 physics schools in San Antonio, Houston, Abilene, Dallas, Waco, El Paso, Austin, and 46 other cities. Approximately 1,100 physics diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for physics programs in TX - $23,000.

Political Science
Get details on 81 political science schools in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Abilene, Tyler, Corpus Christi, and 48 other cities. Approximately 3,500 political science diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for political science programs in TX - $25,600.

Psychology
Detailed information about 114 psychology colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Abilene, Fort Worth, Lubbock, and 68 other cities. Approximately 12,800 psychology diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for psychology programs in TX is around $18,400.

Recreation and Leisure
We reviewed 9 recreation and leisure colleges in San Antonio, Farmers Branch, Austin, Wichita Falls, Plainview, Denton, San Marcos, Nacogdoches, and College Station. Approximately 300 recreation and leisure diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for recreation and leisure programs in TX is around $18,400.

Resort and Hospitality
We list 23 resort and hospitality schools in Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Denison, Marshall, College Station, Irving, and 16 more cities. Approximately 1,200 resort and hospitality diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition charges for resort and hospitality degree programs in TX is roughly $15,400.

Retailing and Wholesaling
Learn more about 34 retailing and wholesaling schools in Fort Worth, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Denton, Lubbock, Garland, and 19 more cities. Approximately 1,100 retailing and wholesaling diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for retailing and wholesaling programs in TX - $19,100.

Social Work
Read about 81 social work schools in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Tyler, Dallas, Denton, Beaumont, and 51 more cities. About 5,000 social work degrees are granted each year. Average tuition charges for social work programs in TX is approximately $17,800.

Sociology and Anthropology
Read information about 86 sociology and anthropology schools in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Tyler, Abilene, Marshall, and 52 more cities. About 3,000 sociology and anthropology diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for sociology and anthropology degree programs in TX is about $21,100.

Theater and Drama
Learn more about 81 theater and drama colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Abilene, Dallas, Austin, Corpus Christi, Lubbock, and 55 more cities. About 1,100 theater and drama diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for theater and drama programs in TX - $21,100.

Theology and Religion
Get details on 57 theology and religion colleges in San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, Houston, Abilene, Fort Worth, Marshall, and 30 more cities. Approximately 2,400 theology and religion degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for theology and religion programs in TX: $22,800.

Work and Family Studies
We list 73 work and family studies schools in San Antonio, Houston, Beaumont, Denton, Abilene, Big Spring, Lubbock, and 52 more cities. About 3,800 work and family studies degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for work and family studies degree programs in TX is about $15,500.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges