The University of Texas at Arlington

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$7,350

0.595% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$11,952

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

6.18%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

69.8%

12,558 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

45,282

47.3% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

48%

1,240 Graduates

About

The University of Texas at Arlington is a higher education institution located in Tarrant County, TX. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at The University of Texas at Arlington were Registered Nursing (3,180 degrees awarded), General Studies (405 degrees), and General Biological Sciences (361 degrees).

In 2016, 11,829 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at The University of Texas at Arlington. 62.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 37.1% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (4,937 degrees), 2.25 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (2195 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at The University of Texas at Arlington is $7,350, which is $-18,506 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($25,856).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at The University of Texas at Arlington is $7,350, which is $-18,506 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($25,856).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $11,952.

In 2016, 51% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 43% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$7,350

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at The University of Texas at Arlington was $7,350. The cost of tuition at The University of Texas at Arlington is $-18,506 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Doctoral Universities ($25,856).

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Average Net Price

$11,952

2016 Value

1.79%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 The University of Texas at Arlington had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $11,952. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of The University of Texas at Arlington grew by 1.79%.

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Other Student Expenses

$8,398

Room and Board

$1,206

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at The University of Texas at Arlington was of $8,398 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,206. The cost of room and board increased by 2.97% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

51%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

43%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

51% of undergraduate students at The University of Texas at Arlington received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 5.56% with respect to 2015, when 54% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

6.18%

2015 Default Rate

598

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at The University of Texas at Arlington was 6.18%, which represents 598 out of the 9674 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

The University of Texas at Arlington received 12,558 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 16.5% annual growth. Out of those 12,558 applicants, 8,768 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 69.8% acceptance rate.

There were 45,282 students enrolled at The University of Texas at Arlington in 2016, and 83% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

The University of Texas at Arlington has an overall enrollment yield of 34.8%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

69.8%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

8,768

Accepted Out of 12,558

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of The University of Texas at Arlington was 69.8% (8,768 admissions from 12,558 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 66.4%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants grew by 16.5%, while admissions grew by 22.6%.

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SAT Scores

83%

Submission Percentage

2,543

Scores Submitted

83% of enrolled first-time students at The University of Texas at Arlington in 2016 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

The University of Texas at Arlington has a total enrollment of 45,282 students. The full-time enrollment at The University of Texas at Arlington is 21,437 students and the part-time enrollment is 23,845. This means that 47.3% of students enrolled at The University of Texas at Arlington are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at The University of Texas at Arlington, both undergraduate and graduate, is 37.3% White, 22.4% Hispanic or Latino, 13.9% Black or African American, 9.73% Asian, 3.01% Two or More Races, 0.28% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.192% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at The University of Texas at Arlington in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (16.7%), followed by White Female (16.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (15.5%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (9.25%), followed by White Male (7.42%) and Black or African American Female (4.88%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

47.3%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at The University of Texas at Arlington, both undergraduate and graduate, is 45,282 students. The full-time enrollment at The University of Texas at Arlington is 21,437 and the part-time enrollment is 23,845. This means that 47.3% of students enrolled at The University of Texas at Arlington are enrolled full-time compared with 78.1% at similar Doctoral Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

69%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at The University of Texas at Arlington was 69%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Doctoral Universities (83%), The University of Texas at Arlington had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    16,906

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    10,162

  3. Black or African American

    6,294

The enrolled student population at The University of Texas at Arlington is 37.3% White, 22.4% Hispanic or Latino, 13.9% Black or African American, 9.73% Asian, 3.01% Two or More Races, 0.28% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.192% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Doctoral Universities is 51.9% White, 12.8% Hispanic or Latino, and 9.36% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 949 students (2.1%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 3051 more women than men received degrees from The University of Texas at Arlington. The majority of degree recipients at The University of Texas at Arlington are white (4,937 degrees awarded). There were 2.25 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (2195 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at The University of Texas at Arlington is Registered Nursing (3,180 degrees awarded), followed by General Studies (405 degrees) and General Biological Sciences (361 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at The University of Texas at Arlington, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Public Administration and Social Service (762 degrees awarded), Architecture and Related Services (135 degrees), and Engineering (1,297 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The University of Texas at Arlington are Registered nurses (1,261,473 people), Miscellaneous managers (483,261 people), Software developers, applications & systems software (348,331 people), Miscellaneous engineers, including nuclear engineers (300,871 people), and Civil engineers (232,551 people).

The most specialized majors at The University of Texas at Arlington are Public Administration and Social Service (762 degrees awarded), Architecture and Related Services (135 degrees), Engineering (1,297 degrees), Health (3,721 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (136 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The University of Texas at Arlington are Public relations specialists, Economists, Physicians & surgeons, Real estate brokers & sales agents, and Financial analysts

The most specialized majors at The University of Texas at Arlington are Public Administration and Social Service (762 degrees awarded), Architecture and Related Services (135 degrees), Engineering (1,297 degrees), Health (3,721 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (136 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The University of Texas at Arlington are Hospitals (1,532,585 people), Architectural, engineering & related services (523,536 people), Computer Systems Design (404,441 people), Elementary & secondary schools (398,423 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (331,098 people).

The most specialized majors at The University of Texas at Arlington are Public Administration and Social Service (762 degrees awarded), Architecture and Related Services (135 degrees), Engineering (1,297 degrees), Health (3,721 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (136 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by The University of Texas at Arlington.

Most Common

  1. 3180 degrees awarded

  2. 405 degrees awarded

  3. 361 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at The University of Texas at Arlington was Registered Nursing with 3180 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 4,389

  2. 7,440

In 2016, 4,389 degrees were awarded to men at The University of Texas at Arlington, which is 0.59 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (7,440).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 465 degrees were awarded to men at The University of Texas at Arlington in Registered Nursing, which is 0.171 times less than the 2715 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 2715 degrees were awarded to women at The University of Texas at Arlington in Registered Nursing, which is 5.84 times more than the 465 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

18%

100% Completion Time

42%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 18% of students graduating from The University of Texas at Arlington completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 42% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 47% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Female

Highest Graduation Rate (67.6%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at The University of Texas at Arlington is Female and Asian (67.6% graduation rate). Across all Doctoral Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.484% of graduates (6 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    4,937 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    2,195 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    1,426 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at The University of Texas at Arlington is white (4,937 degrees awarded). There were 2.25 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (2195 degrees).

1.11% of degree recipients (131 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    3,424 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    1,513 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Female

    1,433 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at The University of Texas at Arlington is white female (3,424 degrees awarded). There were 2.26 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (1,513 degrees).

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Operations

The University of Texas at Arlington has an endowment valued at nearly $126M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $-8.41M (-6.67%), compared to the 1.54% average return ($4.18M on $271M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2015, The University of Texas at Arlington had a total expenditure of $563M. Of that $563M, they spent $240M on salaries and $563M on benefits.

The University of Texas at Arlington employs 243 Associate professors, 230 Professors, and 205 No academic ranks. Most academics at The University of Texas at Arlington are Male Professors (189), Male Associate professors(160), and Female No academic ranks (140).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at The University of Texas at Arlington are: Management, with 370 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 297 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 210 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$126M

2015 Endowment

5.2%

growth from 2014

The University of Texas at Arlington has an endowment valued at about $126M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of The University of Texas at Arlington grew 5.2% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $145M lower than than the median endowment of Doctoral Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $40.1M - Federal

  2. $19.7M - State

  3. $939k - Local

As of 2015, The University of Texas at Arlington received $40.1M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $19.7M from state grants and contracts, and $939k from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$240M

Salary Expenditure

$563M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, The University of Texas at Arlington had a total expenditure of $563M. Of that $563M, they spent $240M on salaries and $563M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at The University of Texas at Arlington as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$240M

2015 Salaries

4.89%

growth from 2014

In 2015, The University of Texas at Arlington paid a median of $240M in salaries, which represents 42.6% of their overall expenditure ($563M) and a 4.89% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 3.49% growth from 2013 and a 2.22% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Doctoral Universities is 206M (43.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$75.9M

Instructional Salaries

960

Number of Employees

In 2015, The University of Texas at Arlington paid a total of $75.9M to 960 employees working as instructors, which represents 31.7% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $62.1M (30.2%) for similar Doctoral Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor

Most Common Instructor

243 Employees

Management

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

370 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at The University of Texas at Arlington were Associate professor with 243 employees; Professor with 230 employees; and Professor with 205 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at The University of Texas at Arlington were Management with 370 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 297 employees; and Business and Financial Operations with 210 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Female No academic rank

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at The University of Texas at Arlington was Male Professor with 189 employees, Male Associate professor with 160 employees, and Female No academic rank with 140 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at The University of Texas at Arlington.

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