The University of Texas at El Paso Graduate Schools

The University of Texas at El Paso (referred to as UTEP) is a Public, 4 years school located in El Paso, TX. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at The University of Texas at El Paso is $6,744 for Texas residents and $16,013 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,687 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 25,151 including undergraduate students.

The University of Texas at El Paso Graduate School Overview

The University of Texas at El Paso (referred to as UTEP) is a Public, 4 years school located in El Paso, TX. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The University of Texas at El Paso is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1936 - Current).
The University of Texas at El PasoDirectory Information
School NameThe University of Texas at El Paso (referred to as UTEP)
Address500 W. University Ave, El Paso, TX 79968-0691
Phone915-747-5000
Webhttps://www.utep.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX
Financial Infohttps://academics.utep.edu/Default.aspx?alias=academics.utep.edu/finaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at The University of Texas at El Paso is $6,744 for Texas residents and $16,013 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,687 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 25,151 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 99 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 13 programs are available online classes.
UTEP Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$16,013
$6,744 for Texas Residents
Student Population3,687
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs99 graduate programs
(13 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio20 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at The University of Texas at El Paso is $6,744 for Texas residents and $16,013 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $361 for Texas residents and $876 for out-of-state students. The University of Texas at El Paso offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
UTEP 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Texas Residents$6,744
Out-of-State$16,013
Tuition per Credit Hour
Texas Residents$361
Out-of-State$876
The University of Texas at El Paso offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On The University of Texas at El Paso campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at UTEP
Distance Learning (Online Classes)13 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

The University of Texas at El Paso 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of The University of Texas at El Paso is $6,744 for Texas residents and $16,013 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 7.63% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at The University of Texas at El Paso
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$4,336$1,045$11,517$1,045
2016-2017$4,497$1,126$12,326$1,126
2017-2018$4,665$1,211$12,958$1,211
2018-2019$4,941$1,229$13,649$1,229
2019-2020$5,497$1,247$14,766$1,247
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $13,728 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at The University of Texas at El Paso. On-campus living costs are decreased by -2.03% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,728. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -2.03% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at The University of Texas at El Paso
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$9,429$3,216$9,429$4,028
2016-2017$9,496$4,292$9,496$4,292
2017-2018$9,495$4,232$9,495$4,232
2018-2019$9,781$4,232$9,781$4,232
2019-2020$9,496$4,232$9,496$4,232
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $361 for Texas residents and $876 for other students at The University of Texas at El Paso. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 7.75% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour The University of Texas at El Paso
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$241$640
2016-2017$250$685
2017-2018$259$720
2018-2019$328$813
2019-2020$361$876
Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at The University of Texas at El Paso.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at The University of Texas at El Paso
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Pharmacy$6,635$1,247$15,905$1,247

Graduate Programs at UTEP

The University of Texas at El Paso offers 99 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,269 students have completed their study at The University of Texas at El Paso.
Offered Degrees at The University of Texas at El Paso
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree74141,139
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship23092
Doctor's degree - other1032
Post Master's Degree106
Total99141,269

The University of Texas at El Paso offers 99 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,269 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,139 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 32 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 6 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 5 completers-
Environmental Science5-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
African Studies0-
Latin American Studies4-
Communication and Journalism [+] 24 completers-
Communication24-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences8-
Information Science/Studies6-
Education [+] (3 completers) 211 completers-
Education1-
Curriculum and Instruction119$46,800
Educational Leadership and Administration44$50,200
Special Education and Teaching15$45,000
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services22$46,600
English/Language Arts Teacher Education3-
Music Teacher Education2-
Reading Teacher Education5-
Engineering [+] (2 completers) 151 completers-
Engineering2-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering6-
Civil Engineering6-
Computer Engineering6-
Computer Software Engineering23-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering11-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering14-
Materials Engineering10-
Mechanical Engineering28-
Systems Engineering19-
Industrial Engineering13-
Manufacturing Engineering13-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 11 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics7-
Spanish Language and Literature4-
English Language And Literature [+] (4 completers) 37 completers-
English Language and Literature11-
Creative Writing21-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences13-
Biophysics0-
Bioinformatics5-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 17 completers-
Mathematics12-
Statistics5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 102 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Natural Sciences9-
Computational Science6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)87$42,400
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (2 completers) 5 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science5-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 2 completers-
Philosophy2-
Physical Sciences [+] 25 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry1-
Geology/Earth Science9-
Geophysics and Seismology2-
Physics13-
Psychology [+] 10 completers-
Psychology0-
Experimental Psychology7-
Clinical Psychology3-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 13 completers-
0-
Homeland Security13-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 72 completers-
0-
Public Administration35$45,500
Social Work37$46,700
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 31 completers-
Social Sciences0-
National Security Policy Studies21-
Political Science and Government3-
Sociology7-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 6 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art/Art Studies0-
Fine/Studio Arts0-
Music0-
Music Performance6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 185 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist19-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor13-
Public Health10-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine0-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist21-
Physical Therapy/Therapist0-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor13-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0$95,700
Nursing Administration35-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing36-
Nursing Education38-
Business [+] (2 completers) 187 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management99$52,900
Accounting47$52,700
Business/Managerial Economics7-
Construction Management34-
History [+] 9 completers-
History9-
Total1,139
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Computer Science1-
Education [+] 10 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction7-
Educational Leadership and Administration3-
Engineering [+] 22 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1-
Civil Engineering3-
Computer Engineering4-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering1-
Materials Engineering6-
Mechanical Engineering7-
English Language And Literature [+] 8 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Rhetoric and Composition8-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology6-
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology2-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 5 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Computational Science5-
Physical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry5-
Geology/Earth Science2-
Psychology [+] 7 completers-
Psychology7-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pharmacy0-
Nursing Practice14-
Business [+] 4 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management4-
International Business/Trade/Commerce0-
History [+] 4 completers-
History0-
History (other)4-
Total92
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist32-
Total32
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing6-
Total6

Graduate Student Population at UTEP

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,687 students enrolled into The University of Texas at El Paso graduate schools where it has total 25,151 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,387 full-time and 2,300 part-time students. By gender, 1,543 male and 2,144 female students are attending The University of Texas at El Paso graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for The University of Texas at El Paso.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
The University of Texas at El Paso
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,6871,5432,144
Full-time1,387670717
Part-tme2,3008731,427
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at The University of Texas at El Paso.
There are 545 White (14.78%), 144 Black/African American (3.91%), 2,284 Hispanic (61.95%), 77 Asian (2.09%), and 637 students with other races. 521 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at The University of Texas at El Paso
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,6871,5432,144
American Indian/Native American1578
Asian772552
Black/African American1444797
Hispanic2,2848931,391
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander826
White545224321
Two More211
Un-Known913457
Non-resident Alien521310211
The University of Texas at El Paso offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,156 graduate students (31.35% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 434 graduate students (11.77% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for The University of Texas at El Paso.
Distance Learning Student Population at The University of Texas at El Paso
Number of Students
Total3,687
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,156
Enrolled Some Online Courses434
Not in Online Courses2,097
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at The University of Texas at El Paso. 717 students are aged 20 to 24 (19.45% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.03%), 229 students are aged above 50 (6.21%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at The University of Texas at El Paso.
Graduate Student Population By Age at The University of Texas at El Paso
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,6871,5432,144
Age 18-19110
Age 20-21542331
Age 22-24663283380
Age 25-291,127516611
Age 30-34686277409
Age 35-39438167271
Age 40-49489175314
Age 50-6421692124
Over 641394

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