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The University of Texas at Arlington

The University of Texas at Arlington Rating: 3.5/5 (32 votes)

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Academics

There’s never a reason to feel alone in your studies either, since there are academic support services like Extensive Undergraduate Evening or Early Morning Classes, Learning Center, Reduced Course Load, Remedial Instruction, Study Skills Assistance, Tutoring and Writing Center. For one thing, the university has a Cross-Registration, Distance Learning, Double Major, Dual Enrollment of High School Students, ESL, Honors Program, Independent Study, Internships, ROTC, Air Force, ROTC, Army, Student-Designed Major, Study Abroad and Teacher Certification. The university has disability services as well, so be sure to inquire about them if needed. University of Texas at Arlington is unique in its study options. Again, when any student is looking for some counseling or other types of support, Alcohol/Substance Abuse Counseling, Campus Ministries/Chaplain, Career Counseling, Economically Disadvantaged Student Services, Employment Service, Financial Aid Counseling, Freshman Orientation Program, Health Services, Legal Services, Minority Student Services, On-Campus Daycare, Personal Counseling, Placement Service and Veterans Counselor can help.

The following are the types of degrees and majors offered at University of Texas at Arlington.

School of Visual and Performing Arts:
Art – General, Art History/Criticism/Conservation, Drama/Theater Arts, Fine/Studio Arts, Music – General
Communications & Journalism:
Advertising, Digital Communications/Multimedia, Journalism, Public Relations, Radio/Television
Biological and Biomedical Sciences:
Biochemistry, Biology, Microbiology
Psychology:
Psychology – General
Popular majors:
twenty-eight percent business per marketing, nine percent engineering, nine percent health professions, nine percent interdisciplinary studies, seven percent biology, six percent communications per journalism
Physical Sciences:
Chemistry, Geology, Physics
Parks, Recreation, and Fitness:
Health/Physical Fitness
Health and Clinical Sciences:
Athletic Training/Sports Medicine, Clinical Laboratory Science, Nursing (RN)
Foreign Language and Literature:
Classics, Foreign Language & Literature – General, French, German, Russian, Spanish
Security and Protective Services:
Criminal Justice Studies
Public Administration and Service:
Social Work
History:
History – General
Business, Management, & Marketing:
Accounting, Banking/Financial Services, Business Administration/Management, Business/Managerial Economics, International Business, Management Information Systems, Marketing Management, Real Estate
Computer Science:
Computer Science
English Language and Literature:
English, English Language & Literature – General, Speech/Rhetorical Studies
Social Sciences:
Anthropology, Economics, Political Science/Government, Sociology
Mathematics:
Mathematics – General
Philosphy and Religion:
Philosophy

Other additional expenses amounted to $130 Costs per credit hour $406 Cost & Savings Calculator Financial Aid International students eligible for need-based aid. Otherwise, for non-international students, tutition fees are $13,843 Room & Board (on-campus) $6,628 Additional estimated expenses $130 Costs per credit hour $406 Cost & Savings Calculator Financial Aid International students eligible for need-based aid. Are you an international student? The Fall application deadline for international students is the 1st of May. The cost per credit hour (overall) was $406 Cost & Savings Calculator Financial Aid International students eligible for need-based aid last fall. In addition, for international students, the application fee is 50.

Most Popular Fields of Study

Admissions

Admission policy is currently Percent applicants admitted: 74%. Remember that this can change at any time. Transfer student are not ignored. An instance of this, there were five thousand, five hundred and sixty-four total number of transfer students who applied and five thousand, three hundred and thirty-seven total number of transfer students who were admitted. This school requires an application fee consisting of thirty-five dollars regular application fee, fifty dollars out-of-state application fee, thirty-five dollars online application fee and point zero .

Similarly, if you wish to apply with priority status make sure you application is in by the 1st of June. The regular application due date was not reported. It is also very important to submit financial aid applications as quickly as possible, make sure to check with the university about the specific date for this year. For priority students, financial aid applications are due no later than the 15th of May. SAT and ACT score reports are due the 1st of June and Will you make it in time? Make sure to know when all the due dates and deadlines take place. For all student applicants, the Fall application deadline is the 1st of May. the SAT subject section score due date was not reported.

Financial Aid

If you are not a need based student, non-need distribution for financial aid is determined by Academics, Art, Athletics, Leadership, Music/Drama and ROTC. Financial aid forms are FAFSA. Likewise, need based financial aid distribution is determined through Academics, Athletics and State/District Residency. Financial aid distribution is at thirty-eight percent scholarships per grants and sixty-two percent loans per jobs. Financial aid for students is readily accessible at this school.

Student Financial Aid Details

Ranks 4332nd for the average student loan amount.
Secrets to getting the best scholarships and financial aid in Texas.

Students

The university is a Public, University, Four-year, Coed, where 74 percent of the applicants were admitted, Regionally accredited and College Board member. The school’s size is approximately nineteen thousand, two hundred and twenty-two degree-seeking undergrads, one thousand, eight hundred and thirty-five first-time degree-seeking freshmen and five thousand, seven hundred and eighty-three graduate enrollment. University of Texas at Arlington offers Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degrees. Again, it is part of an Urban setting and Large city (250,000 – 499,999). Additionally, the student body consists of ninety-eight percent in-state students, two percent out-of-state students, three percent part-time students, fifty-two percent women, forty-eight percent men, one percent american indian per alaskan native, fifteen percent asian per pacific islander, sixteen percent black per non-hispanic, nineteen percent hispanic, forty-five percent white per non-hispanic, two percent non-resident alien, three percent race per ethnicity unreported, twenty percent in top 10th of graduating class, sixty percent in top quarter of graduating class and eighty-nine percent in top half of graduating class.

Again, the university has many unique facilites such as library special collections, robotics center, observatory, planetarium, maps collection, minority cultures collection, cartographic history library, library of Texana and Mexican War material. This school features the Urban setting and Large city (250,000 – 499,999). Indeed, the school is located 15 miles from Dallas and Fort Worth.

Student Enrollment Demographics

Student Graduation Demographics

Athletics

The following sports can be found here:

  • Men’s NCAA Division I, Men’s Intercollegiate and Men’s Scholarship Baseball
  • Men’s NCAA Division I, Women’s NCAA Division I, Men’s Intercollegiate, Women’s Intercollegiate, Men’s Intramural, Women’s Intramural, Men’s Scholarship and Women’s Scholarship Basketball
  • Men’s NCAA Division I, Women’s NCAA Division I, Men’s Intercollegiate, Women’s Intercollegiate, Men’s Scholarship and Women’s Scholarship Cross_country
  • Men’s NCAA Division I, Men’s Intercollegiate, Men’s Intramural, Women’s Intramural and Men’s Scholarship Golf
  • Men’s Intramural and Women’s Intramural Racquetball
  • Men’s Intramural, Women’s Intramural, Men’s Club and Women’s Club Soccer
  • Women’s NCAA Division I, Women’s Intercollegiate, Men’s Intramural, Women’s Intramural and Women’s Scholarship Softball
  • Men’s Intramural and Women’s Intramural Table_tennis
  • Men’s Intramural and Women’s Intramural Track_and_field
  • Men’s NCAA Division I and Women’s NCAA Division I Track_indoor
  • Men’s NCAA Division I and Women’s NCAA Division I Track_outdoor
  • Women’s NCAA Division I, Women’s Intercollegiate, Men’s Intramural, Women’s Intramural, Men’s Club, Women’s Club and Women’s Scholarship Volleyball
The Mavericks are a member of NCAA.

Information Summary

Ranks 25th in Texas and 910th overall
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Campus Crime Statistics

Ranks 0th in Texas and 220th overall on StateUniversity.com‘s Safe School Index
  Incidents per 100 Students
Aggravated assault 4 0.01
Murder & Non-Negligent Manslaughter N/A N/A
Rape 2 0.01
Robbery 2 0.01
Arson N/A N/A
Burglary 36 0.11
Larceny N/A N/A
Vehicle theft 10 0.03
Arrest 24 0.07

Local Crime Statistics

  Incidents per 100 People
Aggravated assault 1,176 0.32
Murder & Non-Negligent Manslaughter 22 0.01
Forcible Rape 136 0.04
Robbery 540 0.14
Arson N/A N/A
Burglary 4,388 1.18
Larceny 11,757 3.15
Vehicle theft 1,063 0.28

Demographics – Main Campus and Surrounding Areas

Reported area around or near Arlington, TX 76013
Surrounding communityLarge city (inside urban area, pop. over 250,000)
Total Population32,134 (32,134 urban / N/A rural)
Households13,760 (2.32 people per house)
Median Household Income$40,188
Families8,365 (2.89 people per family)

Carnegie Foundation Classification

Research Universities (high research activity)
UndergraduateBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
GraduateComprehensive doctoral (no medical/veterinary)
Undergraduate PopulationMedium full-time four-year, selective, higher transfer-in
EnrollmentHigh undergraduate
Size & SettingLarge four-year, primarily nonresidential

General Characteristics

Title IV EligibilityParticipates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Highest offeringDoctoral degree
Calendar SystemFour-one-four plan
Years of college work requiredN/A
Variable Tuition
Religious AffiliationN/A
Congressional District4806

Special Learning Opportunities

Distance LearningN/A
ROTC — Army / Navy / Air Force  —   /   / 
Study Abroad
Weekend College
Teacher Certification

Student Tuition Costs and Fees


Ranks 1280th for total cost of attendance
  In District In State Out of State
Effective as of 2014-09-19
FT Undergraduate Tuition $8,878 $8,878 $17,374
FT Undergraduate Required Fees N/A N/A N/A
PT Undergraduate per Credit Hour $370 $370 $724
FT Graduate Tuition $8,000 $8,000 $14,372
FT Graduate Required Fees N/A N/A N/A
PT Graduate per Credit Hour $444 $444 $798
Total Cost of Attendance — On-Campus $22,234 $22,234 $30,730
Total Cost of Attendance — Off-Campus w/out Family $22,234 $22,234 $30,730
Total Cost of Attendance — Off-Campus with Family $14,370 $14,370 $22,866

Student Tuition Cost History and Trends

Prior year cost comparison
  In District In State Out of State
Published Tuition & Fees $8,878 $9,152 $8,878 $9,152 $16,390 $17,524
  Cost (regardless of residency)
Effective as of 2014-09-19
Books & Supplies $908 $1,160
On-Campus – Room & Board $7,554 $7,708
On-Campus – Other Expenses $4,094 $4,238
Off-Campus w/out Family – Room & Board $7,554 $7,708
Off-Campus w/out Family – Other Expenses $4,094 $4,238
Off-Campus with Family – Room & Board $4,094 $4,238

Admission Details

Effective as of 2014-09-19
Application Fee RequiredN/A
Undergraduate Application Fee$50
Graduate Application Fee$40
First Professional Application FeeN/A
Applicants 10,679 (4,858 male / 5,821 female)
Admitted 6,405 (2,935 male / 3,470 female)
Admission rate 60%
First-time Enrollment 2,713 (1,335 male / 1,378 female)
FT Enrollment 2,624 (1,286 male / 1,338 female)
PT Enrollment 89 (49 male / 40 female)
Total Enrollment33,329

Admission Criteria

 = Required,   = Recommended,   = Neither required nor recommended
Open Admissions
Secondary School GPA / Rank / Record N/A /   / 
College Prep. Completion
RecommendationsN/A
Formal competency demoN/A
Admission test scores
TOEFL
Other testsN/A

Admission Credits Accepted

Dual Credit
Life Experience
Advanced Placement (AP)

Athletics - Association Memberships

Sports / Athletic Conference Memberships NAIA
NAIA Basketball Conference Western Athletic Conference
NAIA Baseball Conference Western Athletic Conference
NAIA Track & Field Conference Western Athletic Conference

ACT Test Admission

596th for 75pctl scores
Applicants submitting ACT results 40%
Verbal scores (25/75 %ile) 19 / 21
Math scores (25/75 %ile) 25 / 27
Cumulative scores (25/75 %ile) 20 / 26

SAT Test Admission

469th for 75pctl scores
Applicants submitting SAT results 86%
Verbal scores (25/75 %ile) 460 / 580
Math scores (25/75 %ile) 500 / 620
Cumulative scores (25/75 %ile) 960 / 1200

Student Services

Remedial Services
Academic / Career Counseling
PT Cost-defraying Employment
Career Placement
On-Campus Day Care
Library Facility

Student Living

First-time Room / Board Required
Dorm Capacity4,952
Meals per Week19
Room Fee$4,116
Board Fee$3,748

Student Completion / Graduation Demographics

 
Total 911 1,228 1,474 727 30 4,621 187 9,398
Accounting 35 15 33 39 80 3 205
Advertising 8 13 5 1 27 1 57
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 9 5 15 6 27 66
Anthropology 1 10 19 32
Architecture 4 7 33 11 2 57 1 116
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 1 9 10
Art/Art Studies, General 4 8 2 14 30
Athletic Training/Trainer 5 15 20
Banking and Financial Support Services 28 18 19 34 66 4 179
Biochemistry 7 2 8 6 6 29
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 41 3 4 7 56
Biological and Physical Sciences 6 6
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 28 44 53 99 104 5 341
Business Administration and Management, General 192 44 79 53 2 247 44 669
Business/Managerial Economics 1 1 5 7
Chemistry, General 5 6 4 8 24
Child Development
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 4 6 3 2 19 35
Civil Engineering, General 31 10 18 7 49 2 119
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 4 1 1 1 7
Communication, General 2 1 2 5 10
Computer Engineering, General 9 4 3 4 14 34
Computer Science 3 2 5 7 14 31
Computer Software Engineering 8 4 3 5 20
Computer and Information Sciences, General 84 1 9 94
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 51 72 11 2 71 5 218
Curriculum and Instruction 11 53 70 11 1 378 10 553
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 1 5 8 3 10 27
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 8 1 15 25
Economics, General 10 9 11 8 43 3 87
Education, General 2 2 1 18 23
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 5 68 57 5 5 240 10 404
Educational Psychology 1 4 5
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 88 7 9 11 25 3 143
Engineering/Industrial Management 8 2 2 2 14
English Language and Literature, General 1 6 18 3 1 61 95
Environmental Science 2 3 2 1 4 12
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing 8 16 11 13 1 95 8 153
Finance, General 3 1 2 6
Fine/Studio Arts, General 2 9 32 9 74 1 132
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 5 4 9
French Language and Literature 5 2 8 15
General Studies 7 83 57 28 1 179 3 370
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 1 1
Geology/Earth Science, General 5 1 2 1 31 1 43
German Language and Literature 1 2 3
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 7 18 7 7 23 2 64
History, General 9 23 5 1 96 137
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 6 2 1 1 5 15
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 1 2 3 7
Industrial Engineering 24 3 12 7 15 1 64
Interior Architecture 1 3 2 8 14
International Business/Trade/Commerce 2 3 27 1 5 1 39
International/Global Studies
Journalism 1 3 10 3 1 16 35
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 5 34 28 13 104 3 191
Landscape Architecture 7 1 3 1 1 14
Linguistics 1 2 2 2 14 22
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 3 1 1 1 6
Management Information Systems, General 27 7 14 20 48 8 127
Marketing Research 3 2 5
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 4 11 20 12 46 1 97
Materials Engineering 7 1 8
Mathematics, General 7 4 10 11 38 71
Mechanical Engineering 56 8 15 13 49 3 147
Microbiology, General 3 4 3 4 16
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 6 51 119 20 217 6 430
Music Performance, General 1 5 3 14 25
Music Teacher Education 1 3 4
Music, General 1 2 8 1 16 31
Nursing Administration 2 16 6 1 75 104
Nursing Education 3 16 4 3 53 2 83
Philosophy 1 2 1 6 10
Physics, General 4 3 3 2 14 27
Political Science and Government, General 2 14 21 3 34 3 80
Psychology, General 5 14 32 11 66 134
Public Administration 23 10 4 25 3 66
Public Relations/Image Management 2 11 14 7 30 1 67
Radio and Television 1 14 12 1 19 47
Real Estate 2 5 6 31 1 45
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 62 318 228 158 7 1,193 35 2,037
Rhetoric and Composition 9 6 2 19 36
Russian Language and Literature 4 4
Social Work 3 102 65 11 4 168 10 370
Sociology 1 14 14 2 1 35 73
Spanish Language and Literature 2 2 51 16 1 73
Systems Engineering 3 1 4
Taxation 1 1 1 1 10 1 15
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor 2 1 3 6
Urban Studies/Affairs 1 4 8 13

Faculty Compensation / Salaries

Ranks 1033rd for the average full-time faculty salary.
Effective as of 2014-09-20
Tenure system N/A
Average FT Salary $74,450 ($83,460 male / $61,482 female)
Number of FT Faculty 858 (494 male / 364 female)
Number of PT Faculty 1,284
FT Faculty Ratio 0.7 : 1
Total Benefits $28,768,388

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