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Located in Tyler, Texas, The University of Texas at Tyler is a public institution. The location of UT Tyler is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

448 Undergraduate Degrees
141 Graduate Degrees
$28,555 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
65% Acceptance Rate

Where Is The University of Texas at Tyler?

Location of The University of Texas at Tyler

Contact details for UT Tyler are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3900 University Blvd, Tyler, TX 75799-6699
Phone: 903-566-7000

How Do I Get Into UT Tyler?

You can apply to UT Tyler online at:

Admission Requirements for UT Tyler

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank required
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into UT Tyler?

65% Acceptance Rate
61% Of Accepted Are Women
67% Submit SAT Scores
The acceptance rate at UT Tyler is 65%, which is a sign that the school is fairly selective. While it may not be as hard to get into as other colleges, you should not take admission for granted.

Approximately 39% of accepted students are men and 61% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 65%, and the acceptance rate for women is 65%.

Average Test Scores

About 67% of students accepted to UT Tyler submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 540 and 630. Math scores were between 530 and 610.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for The University of Texas at Tyler  ( 540 to 630 )

SAT Math Scores for The University of Texas at Tyler  ( 530 to 610 )
UT Tyler received ACT scores from 59% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 21 and 28. Math scores were between 20 and 26. Composite scores were between 21 and 26.

ACT English Scores for The University of Texas at Tyler  ( 21 to 28 )
ACT Math Scores for The University of Texas at Tyler  ( 20 to 26 )
ACT Composite Scores for The University of Texas at Tyler  ( 21 to 26 )

Can I Afford The University of Texas at Tyler?

$28,555 Net Price
44% Take Out Loans
6.7% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of UT Tyler is $28,555. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At UT Tyler, approximately 44% of students took out student loans averaging $5,624 a year. That adds up to $22,496 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UT Tyler is 6.7%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

The University of Texas at Tyler Undergraduate Student Diversity

4,708 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
36% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 7,333 undergraduate students at UT Tyler, with 4,708 being full-time and 2,625 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  UT Tyler

There are also 2,873 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 4,708 full-time undergraduates at UT Tyler, 44% are male and 56% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  UT Tyler

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of The University of Texas at Tyler students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UT Tyler Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 171
Black or African American 424
Hispanic or Latino 905
White 2,780
International Students 183
Other Races/Ethnicities 245

Geographic Diversity

Texas students aren't the only ones who study at The University of Texas at Tyler. At this time, 13 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 68 countries are represented at UT Tyler. The most popular countries sending students to the school are India, Nepal, and Nigeria.

Online Learning at The University of Texas at Tyler

3,070 Took All Classes Online
6,991 Took At Least One Class Online
19.2% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 2 bachelor’s degree and 9 master’s degree programs available online at UT Tyler. In 2017-2018, 6,991 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at UT Tyler has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 4th most popular in Texas for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of UT Tyler

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at The University of Texas at Tyler was 19.2%. This is the #577 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at UT Tyler regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of UT Tyler majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing 21%
Nursing 8%
Nursing Administration 3%
Nursing Science 39%
Registered Nursing 10%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at UT Tyler ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at UT Tyler.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Nursing Science #9
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing #18
Nursing Education #18
Nursing Administration #28
Registered Nursing #132
Nursing #174

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

The University of Texas at Tyler Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 448 0 0 0 448
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing 0 5 53 0 58
Nursing Administration 0 0 35 0 35
Nursing Education 0 0 22 0 22
Nursing Science 0 0 0 18 18
Nursing Practice 0 0 0 8 8
TOTAL 448 5 110 26 589


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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