The University of Texas at San Antonio

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$5,039

5.29% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$12,107

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

6.64%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

76.4%

15,500 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

28,959

76.4% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

34.8%

1,673 Graduates

About

The University of Texas at San Antonio is a higher education institution located in Bexar County, TX. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at The University of Texas at San Antonio were General Psychology (362 degrees awarded), Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (313 degrees), and Kinesiology & Exercise Science (294 degrees).

In 2016, 6,149 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at The University of Texas at San Antonio. 50.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 49.7% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were hispanic or latino (2,826 degrees), 1.61 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (1754 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at The University of Texas at San Antonio is $5,039, which is $-20,817 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($25,856).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at The University of Texas at San Antonio is $5,039, which is $-20,817 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($25,856).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $12,107.

In 2016, 66% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 50% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$5,039

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at The University of Texas at San Antonio was $5,039. The cost of tuition at The University of Texas at San Antonio is $-20,817 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Doctoral Universities ($25,856).

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Average Net Price

$12,107

2016 Value

10%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 The University of Texas at San Antonio had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $12,107. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of The University of Texas at San Antonio grew by 10%.

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Other Student Expenses

$10,177

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at The University of Texas at San Antonio was of $10,177 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board increased by 5.66% 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

66%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

50%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

66% of undergraduate students at The University of Texas at San Antonio received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 1.49% with respect to 2015, when 67% 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.

6.64%

2015 Default Rate

491

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at The University of Texas at San Antonio was 6.64%, which represents 491 out of the 7396 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 San Antonio received 15,500 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 1.31% annual decline. Out of those 15,500 applicants, 11,843 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 76.4% acceptance rate.

There were 28,959 students enrolled at The University of Texas at San Antonio in 2016, and 83% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

The University of Texas at San Antonio has an overall enrollment yield of 37%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

76.4%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

11,843

Accepted Out of 15,500

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of The University of Texas at San Antonio was 76.4% (11,843 admissions from 15,500 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 78%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants declined by -1.31%, while admissions declined by -3.27%.

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SAT Scores

83%

Submission Percentage

3,620

Scores Submitted

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

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Enrollment

The University of Texas at San Antonio has a total enrollment of 28,959 students. The full-time enrollment at The University of Texas at San Antonio is 22,125 students and the part-time enrollment is 6,834. This means that 76.4% of students enrolled at The University of Texas at San Antonio are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at The University of Texas at San Antonio, both undergraduate and graduate, is 51.4% Hispanic or Latino, 25.7% White, 8.71% Black or African American, 5.24% Asian, 2.96% Two or More Races, 0.193% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.155% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at The University of Texas at San Antonio in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (28.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (25.1%) and White Male (13.1%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (17.7%), followed by White Female (15.9%) and White Male (14.6%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

76.4%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at The University of Texas at San Antonio, both undergraduate and graduate, is 28,959 students. The full-time enrollment at The University of Texas at San Antonio is 22,125 and the part-time enrollment is 6,834. This means that 76.4% of students enrolled at The University of Texas at San Antonio are enrolled full-time compared with 78.1% at similar Doctoral Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

71%

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 San Antonio was 71%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Doctoral Universities (83%), The University of Texas at San Antonio had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    14,896

  2. White

    7,447

  3. Black or African American

    2,523

The enrolled student population at The University of Texas at San Antonio is 51.4% Hispanic or Latino, 25.7% White, 8.71% Black or African American, 5.24% Asian, 2.96% Two or More Races, 0.193% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.155% American Indian or Alaska Native. 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, 451 students (1.56%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 35 more women than men received degrees from The University of Texas at San Antonio. The majority of degree recipients at The University of Texas at San Antonio are hispanic or latino (2,826 degrees awarded). There were 1.61 times more hispanic or latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (1754 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at The University of Texas at San Antonio is General Psychology (362 degrees awarded), followed by Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (313 degrees) and Kinesiology & Exercise Science (294 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at The University of Texas at San Antonio, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Architecture and Related Services (143 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (340 degrees), and Engineering (579 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 San Antonio are Miscellaneous managers (503,971 people), Software developers, applications & systems software (378,274 people), Miscellaneous engineers, including nuclear engineers (318,124 people), Civil engineers (239,024 people), and Postsecondary teachers (206,213 people).

The most specialized majors at The University of Texas at San Antonio are Architecture and Related Services (143 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (340 degrees), Engineering (579 degrees), History (104 degrees), and Physical Sciences (122 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The University of Texas at San Antonio are Physicians & surgeons, Economists, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Chief executives & legislators, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at The University of Texas at San Antonio are Architecture and Related Services (143 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (340 degrees), Engineering (579 degrees), History (104 degrees), and Physical Sciences (122 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The University of Texas at San Antonio are Architectural, engineering & related services (554,943 people), Computer Systems Design (433,996 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (373,750 people), Elementary & secondary schools (309,340 people), and Construction (301,575 people).

The most specialized majors at The University of Texas at San Antonio are Architecture and Related Services (143 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (340 degrees), Engineering (579 degrees), History (104 degrees), and Physical Sciences (122 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 San Antonio.

Most Common

  1. 362 degrees awarded

  2. 313 degrees awarded

  3. 294 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at The University of Texas at San Antonio was General Psychology with 362 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 3,057

  2. 3,092

In 2016, 3,057 degrees were awarded to men at The University of Texas at San Antonio, which is 0.989 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (3,092).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 183 degrees were awarded to men at The University of Texas at San Antonio in Kinesiology & Exercise Science, which is 1.17 times more than the 157 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 281 degrees were awarded to women at The University of Texas at San Antonio in General Psychology, which is 2.9 times more than the 97 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

11%

100% Completion Time

31%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 11% of students graduating from The University of Texas at San Antonio completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 31% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 35% 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.

American Indian or Alaska Native Female

Highest Graduation Rate (53.8%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at The University of Texas at San Antonio is Female and American Indian or Alaska Native (53.8% 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, 1.26% of graduates (21 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    2,826 degrees awarded

  2. White

    1,754 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    478 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at The University of Texas at San Antonio is hispanic or latino (2,826 degrees awarded). There were 1.61 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (1754 degrees).

1.76% of degree recipients (108 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Hispanic or Latino Female

    1,526 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino Male

    1,300 degrees awarded

  3. White Male

    884 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at The University of Texas at San Antonio is hispanic or latino female (1,526 degrees awarded). There were 1.17 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino male (1,300 degrees).

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Operations

The University of Texas at San Antonio has an endowment valued at nearly $122M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $-3.77M (-3.09%), compared to the 1.54% average return ($4.18M on $271M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2015, The University of Texas at San Antonio had a total expenditure of $527M. Of that $527M, they spent $228M on salaries and $527M on benefits.

The University of Texas at San Antonio employs 274 Lecturers, 236 Associate professors, and 230 Professors. Most academics at The University of Texas at San Antonio are Male Professors (183), Male Associate professors(146), and Male Lecturers (140).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at The University of Texas at San Antonio are: Office and Administrative Support, with 445 employees, Management, with 400 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 350 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$122M

2015 Endowment

7.07%

growth from 2014

The University of Texas at San Antonio has an endowment valued at about $122M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of The University of Texas at San Antonio grew 7.07% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $149M 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: Higher Research Activity Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $37.6M - Federal

  2. $20.8M - State

  3. $3.58M - Local

As of 2015, The University of Texas at San Antonio received $37.6M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $20.8M from state grants and contracts, and $3.58M 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.

$228M

Salary Expenditure

$527M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, The University of Texas at San Antonio had a total expenditure of $527M. Of that $527M, they spent $228M on salaries and $527M 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 San Antonio as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$228M

2015 Salaries

1.33%

growth from 2014

In 2015, The University of Texas at San Antonio paid a median of $228M in salaries, which represents 43.3% of their overall expenditure ($527M) and a 1.33% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 1.06% growth from 2013 and a 2.16% growth from 2012.

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

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Instructional Salaries

$65.6M

Instructional Salaries

777

Number of Employees

In 2015, The University of Texas at San Antonio paid a total of $65.6M to 777 employees working as instructors, which represents 28.8% 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

Lecturer

Most Common Instructor

274 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

445 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at The University of Texas at San Antonio were Lecturer with 274 employees; Associate professor with 236 employees; and Associate professor with 230 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at The University of Texas at San Antonio were Office and Administrative Support with 445 employees; Management with 400 employees; and Business and Financial Operations with 350 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Male Lecturer

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at The University of Texas at San Antonio was Male Professor with 183 employees, Male Associate professor with 146 employees, and Male Lecturer with 140 employees.

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

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