The University of Texas at El Paso: Ranking & Review

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El Paso
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United States
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World
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1228707
Top 5%

The University of Texas at El Paso Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate100%100%100%
Applicants9,3824,2815,101
Admissions9,3824,2815,101
Enrolled undergraduates3,5831,6251,958
Enrolled total (including graduate students)25,07811,59013,488

9,764 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,259 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores2,158
Percent of students submitting SAT scores60%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
515
Math
510

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,390
Percent of students submitting ACT scores39%
ACT Composite
19
ACT English
18
ACT Math
19

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $45.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

The University of Texas at El Paso Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$23,210$36,955
Off-campus$23,210$36,955
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,495 and other expenses per full academic year.

The University of Texas at El Paso provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 988 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$5,931$19,676
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,720$1,720
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$198$656
Tuition for Full-time graduates$4,665$12,958
Fees for full-time graduates$1,211$1,211
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$259$720

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6061486760
Health Professions and Related Programs37918243604
Engineering38313342558
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies2731041378
Education1601638331
Biological and Biomedical Sciences306124322
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service26415279
Psychology19468208
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1506156
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1447151
Visual and Performing Arts1209129
Public Administration and Social Service Professions3278110
English Language and Literature & Letters62356103
Social Sciences712596
Physical Sciences53261190
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services6423289
History438758
Mathematics and Statistics332154
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics34741
Natural Resources and Conservation151025
Philosophy and Religious Studies9413
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies246
Grand Total3,3971,0261384,561

A total of 3,397 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The University of Texas at El Paso.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,164 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate41%37%44%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%
  • Part-time retention rate - 46%

General info

Alternative namesUTEP
Founded1914
MottoScientia et Humanitas
Science and Humanities
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsorange, blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,545
Instructional FTE882
Research FTE43
Public Service FTE1
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteutep.edu
Address500 W. University Ave
El Paso, Texas, 79968-0691
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population683,000
Phone9157475000
Fax+1 (915) 747 5111

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