The University of Texas of the Permian Basin: Ranking & Review

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Odessa
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United States
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World
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113754787
Top 29%

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate89%89%90%
Applicants873447426
Admissions781398383
Enrolled undergraduates445233212
Enrolled total (including graduate students)7,0222,9344,088

5,193 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,752 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores292
Percent of students submitting SAT scores70%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
505
Math
530

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores198
Percent of students submitting ACT scores46%
ACT Composite
19
ACT English
18
ACT Math
20

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

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.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$21,394$22,234
Off-campus$21,212$22,052
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,582 and other expenses per full academic year.

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,173 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,529$5,369
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,462$1,462
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$189$224
Tuition for Full-time graduates$4,529$5,369
Fees for full-time graduates$1,253$1,253
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$189$224

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services17676252
Education117117
Psychology95297
Engineering7979
Health Professions and Related Programs5151
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies44650
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies4747
Physical Sciences222446
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs4545
Social Sciences4242
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2929
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services26228
Biological and Biomedical Sciences19120
English Language and Literature & Letters16218
Visual and Performing Arts1818
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1515
History12214
Mathematics and Statistics10313
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions639
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics77
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service44
Grand Total7702421,012

A total of 770 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin.

At the master's level 242 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate43%44%42%
  • Full-time retention rate - 66%
  • Part-time retention rate - 46%

General info

Alternative namesUT Permian Basin
Founded1969
MottoDisciplina Praesidium Civitatis
Education, the Guardian of Society
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsorange, cream
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff512
Instructional FTE174
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.utpb.edu
Address4901 E University
Odessa, Texas, 79762-0001
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population100,000
Phone4325522020
Fax+1 (432) 552 3605

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