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About The University of Texas at Tyler

Founded in 1971, UT Tyler is one of the fastest-growing universities in the renowned University of Texas System, which includes eight universities and six health institutions located throughout the state. The University averages a highly favorable 18:1 student-to-professor ratio, offering a clear advantage over larger campuses with less accessibility and more rigid culture. Student-centric learning and cultural diversity are central to the UT Tyler experience, with students from 45 states and 58 countries enjoying private university quality at public university prices.

With more than 80 bachelor's and master's degrees offered through the university's seven colleges, UT Tyler offers a wealth of learning opportunities and dynamic programs, including an impressive selection of online master's and Ph.D. degree programs. Our faculty is highly respected and personally dedicated to your education and career success. We believe that nurturing support and rigorous learning engender student confidence to connect you with opportunities and experiences well beyond the classroom. Our 34,000+ alumni hold top positions in their industries within Texas and around the nation.


The University of Texas at Tyler is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC™) to award bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of UT Tyler.


The College of Business and Technology is fully accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), the international accrediting organization for business and management programs.

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