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University of Texas - Tyler
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  • 4 Year
  • TYLER, TX

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade B

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UT Tyler is an above-average public university located in Tyler, Texas. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 4,764 undergraduate students. The UT Tyler acceptance rate is 83%. Popular majors include Nursing, Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Mechanical Engineering. Graduating 42% of students, UT Tyler alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $39,400.

About

3900 UNIVERSITY BLVD
TYLER, TX 75799
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Lone Star Conference

University of Texas - Tyler Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

UT Tyler Admissions

Acceptance Rate
83%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1070-1240
ACT Range
21-27
Application Fee
$60
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$7,389 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$13,109 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
85%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 57 responses
75%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 73 responses
74%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 72 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
2
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
2
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    45%
  • On Campus
    43%
  • Online
    12%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,764 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,231
Undergrads Over 25
19%
Pell Grant
31%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 54 responses
  • Enthusiastic about learning and applying knowledge
    39%
  • Diverse
    28%
  • Charismatic
    17%
  • Mostly local commuters, some internationals
    15%
  • Stressed
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
55%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 85 responses
Poll
51%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 98 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 60 responses
  • Quiet and comfortable
    28%
  • Exciting
    17%
  • Cozy
    15%
  • Typical
    15%
  • Down home
    12%
  • Equips for opportunity
    7%
  • Online
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
42%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 45 responses

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