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Colleges / The University of Texas at Tyler

UT Tyler Academics

The University of Texas at Tyler requires at least 120 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree. Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. Around 43% of students who started college at UT Tyler graduate within six years. UT Tyler offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Which Courses Do I Have To Take at UT Tyler?

UT Tyler has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate. Students are not required to fulfill a lanuage requirement , but there is a math and science requirement. Students do not have to take a computer class.

Majors at UT Tyler

When choosing a major, UT Tyler students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at UT Tyler below. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Double majoring may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. UT Tyler does not require a senior project for all students.

Does UT Tyler Offer Learning Disability Services?

UT Tyler offers services for students with disabilities. Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Disability Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does UT Tyler Have An Online Program?

UT Tyler has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does UT Tyler Offer Credit for AP Classes?

UT Tyler offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does UT Tyler Have An Honor's Program?

UT Tyler offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does UT Tyler Require Internships?

UT Tyler requires an internship for students in some majors only. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

UT Tyler Majors & Subject Areas

Communication, General
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Technology
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Special Education and Teaching, General
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Engineering, General
Civil Engineering, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Industrial Technology/Technician
Engineering/Industrial Management
Spanish Language and Literature
English Language and Literature, General
Rhetoric and Composition
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Chemistry, General
Psychology, General
Clinical Psychology
Counseling Psychology
School Psychology
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Public Administration
Social Sciences, General
Political Science and Government, General
Art/Art Studies, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Music, General
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Health and Wellness, General
Pharmacy
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Nursing Administration
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nursing Science
Nursing Education
Nursing Practice
Business/Commerce, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Accounting
Business/Managerial Economics
Finance, General
Human Resources Development
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Construction Management
History, General

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

9,781

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

92%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,596

Out-of-State

$25,016

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 24
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