The University of Texas at San Antonio: Ranking & Review

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San Antonio
United States
Top 4%

The University of Texas at San Antonio Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate79%78%81%
Enrolled undergraduates5,0302,4122,618
Enrolled total (including graduate students)30,76815,13415,634

7,751 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

476 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores4,199
Percent of students submitting SAT scores83%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,963
Percent of students submitting ACT scores39%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $60. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsConsidered but not required
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

The University of Texas at San Antonio Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,574 and other expenses per full academic year.

The University of Texas at San Antonio provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 4,122 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$5,307$16,507
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,661$2,661
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$221$688
Tuition for Full-time graduates$5,495$21,938
Fees for full-time graduates$1,915$1,915
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$305$1,219

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services121,01519091,226
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1323286358
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies28251333
Health Professions and Related Programs19690286
Social Sciences2053419258
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2418249
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2366242
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services175579241
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities220220
Public Administration and Social Service Professions4096136
English Language and Literature & Letters121113135
Architecture and Related Services9432126
Physical Sciences802916125
Visual and Performing Arts410115120
Mathematics and Statistics6324693
Construction Trades5252
Natural Resources and Conservation221335
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics31334
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies16319
Philosophy and Religious Studies729
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies88
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences
Legal Professions and Studies
Grand Total274,7331,1901266,076

A total of 4,760 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The University of Texas at San Antonio.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,316 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate37%33%41%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%
  • Part-time retention rate - 49%

General info

Alternative namesUTSA
MottoDisciplina Praesidium Civitatis
Education, the Guardian of Society
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsorange, white, navy blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff3,438
Instructional FTE993
Research FTE90
Public Service FTE25
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

AddressOne UTSA Circle
San Antonio, Texas, 78249-1644
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population1,437,000
Fax+1 (210) 458 7857

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