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Colleges / University of Texas of the Permian Basin

University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Odessa, TX 2-Year Grad Public
Acceptance Rate95%

About UTPB

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is a public, state university in the city of Odessa, Texas. UTPB was founded in 1973. The college currently enrolls around 5,848 students a year, including 4,640 undergrad students.

UTPB Acceptance Rate

It is not difficult to get into UTPB. Around 95% of applicants get into UTPB each year. In 2021, 1,475 students applied to UTPB and 1,397 were admitted.

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 95%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 39%

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The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is located in the city of Odessa, Texas,.

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College Info

4901 East University Boulevard Odessa, TX 79762

Campus Setting: Urban

UTPB Application Deadline

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Composite SAT Range

910 - 1090


Math SAT Range

450 - 540


Reading SAT Range

460 - 550

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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for UTPB students is 1005. Applicants with SAT scores of 1090 and above have a good chance of being admitted to UTPB, while applicants with SAT scores between 910 to 1090 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 910 have a low chance of being offered a spot at UTPB.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UTPB is like? There are approximately 5,848 students enrolled at UTPB, including 4,640 undergraduate students and 1,208 graduate students. 66% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from TX and 5% percent of students are from other states.


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