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University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley Academics

Academic Statistics

Academics
B
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
39%
National
48%
Full-Time Retention Rate
77%
Part-Time Retention Rate
64%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$539
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    15%
  • 20-39
    58%
  • 40-99
    25%
  • 100+
    2%
98%
of students say they attend class.83 responses

About the Professors

Professors
A-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
22:1
Female Professors
41%
Male Professors
59%
Average Professor Salary
$94,716
Poll
59%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.83 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    2%
  • Asian American
    14%
  • Hispanic
    32%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    8%
  • White
    39%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
86%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.124 responses
Poll
81%
of students say professors care about their students' success.124 responses
Poll
77%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.124 responses
Poll
85%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.124 responses
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