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 a 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 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at The University of Texas at El Paso is $7,166 for Texas residents and $16,621 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 a 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 school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1936 - Current).
UTEP Directory Information
School NameThe University of Texas at El Paso (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 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at The University of Texas at El Paso is $7,166 for Texas residents and $16,621 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 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$16,621
$7,166 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 $7,166 for Texas residents and $16,621 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $326 for Texas residents and $851 for out-of-state students. The University of Texas at El Paso offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
UTEP 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Texas Residents$7,166
Out-of-State$16,621
Tuition per Credit Hour
Texas Residents$326
Out-of-State$851
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 its 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

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of The University of Texas at El Paso is $7,166 for Texas residents and $16,621 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.73% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
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
2020-2021$5,682$1,274$14,906$1,274
2021-2022$5,865$1,301$15,320$1,301
The graduate school tuition & fees of UTEP is average compared to public graduate schools in Texas. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Texas graduate tuition is $17,585 (public) / $18,253 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
The University of Texas at El Paso$7,166$16,621
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Texas Graduate Schools$8,137$17,781
Public$8,137$17,585
Private$18,253
For academic year 2021-2022, 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 stayed same compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,424. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
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
2020-2021$9,496$3,382$12,192$4,232
2021-2022$9,496$3,382$12,192$4,232
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $326 for Texas residents and $851 for other students at The University of Texas at El Paso. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.78% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$259$720
2018-2019$328$813
2019-2020$361$876
2020-2021$316$828
2021-2022$326$851

Graduate Programs at UTEP

The University of Texas at El Paso offers 99 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The 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 next table shows the popular graduate programs at The University of Texas at El Paso by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 6 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 119 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Physical Therapy/Therapist program with 32 completers.
The University of Texas at El Paso offers 99 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,269 students have completed their graduate 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 2021-2022, total 3,762 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 1,524 full-time and 2,238 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,632 male and 2,130 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,7621,6322,130
Full-time1,524698826
Part-tme2,2389341,304
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 508 White (13.50%), 132 Black/African American (3.51%), 2,453 Hispanic (65.20%), 75 Asian (1.99%), and 594 students with other races. 502 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,7621,6322,130
American Indian/Native American1147
Asian752847
Black/African American1325676
Hispanic2,4531,0081,445
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander642
White508209299
Two More202
Un-Known732845
Non-resident Alien502295207
The University of Texas at El Paso offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2,627 graduate students (69.83% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 668 graduate students (17.76% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total3,762
Enrolled Online Exclusively2,627
Enrolled Some Online Courses668
Not in Online Courses467

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