|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||18:1|
|Dormitory capacity||8,023 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
The University of Texas at Austin is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 47,511 applications and only 19,182 students were granted admission. The University of Texas at Austin is at the #38 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 64% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 76% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1140 to 1410|
|ACT||26 to 32|
The University of Texas at Austin charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $35,682 and in-state students paid $10,092.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 60% of The University of Texas at Austin's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 24% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,652 (which is 5% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at The University of Texas at Austin in 2016-2017, was 2,944, which is 39% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,261 (which is 0.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, The University of Texas at Austin has enrolled a total of 51,331 students (47,516 students full-time and 3,815 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 51,331 students, 2,473 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and 40,168 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 11,163 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 120 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 10%
Black/African American: 4%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at The University of Texas at Austin.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||21%||10,589|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||7%||3,743|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||6%||3,001|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||5%||2,425|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||4%||2,029|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||3%||1,620|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||2%||1,205|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of The University of Texas at Austin full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of The University of Texas at Austin graduates 6 years after enrollment is $38,300. Last year, out of the total 6,302 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 5,798 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 7,171 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 6,454 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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