Facts About The University of Texas at Tyler

If you are planning to apply for Graduate School in USA, you must have a look at Graduate programs offered at University of Texas at Tyler.

UT Tyler LogoHere are few interesting facts about UT Tyler.

  • Tuition Fees
  • Research & Financial Aid
  • On Campus Jobs
  • Admission Requirements ( GRE, TOEFL/IELTS)
  • Campus Safety

Tuition Fees

  • The tuition at UT Tyler is already one of the lowest in the state of Texas.

Academic Year 2012-2013

  One Academic Year Summer Session and One Academic Year
Tuition & fees $12,406 ($6203/semester) $15,993 (summer $4,091)
Room & Board $10288 $12,346
Health Insurance $1204 $1204
Books & Supplies $993 $1324
Transportation $120 $160
Personal $1266 $1520
TOTAL $26,277 $32,54

Research and Financial Aid

  • Graduate students still have a number of financial support opportunities: students who receive a Departmental Scholarship, New Graduate Student Scholarship, graduate assistantship, teaching assistantship, or research assistantship are eligible to pay in-state tuition, which represents a substantial savings.
  • UT Tyler has over $30 million in research funding, which means professors need assistants to help them with their research. Graduate students working with professors can lead to scientific and technological innovations.

Internships and Jobs

  • Growing number of Internship and CPT opportunities.
  • Most internships  are paid positions and students will be able to gain valuable on-the-job experience with a US company.
  • Over 70 companies attend our on-campus career fairs during fall and spring semesters to hire UT Tyler graduates.

International Students

  • On-campus job opportunities are also available to international students.
  • Just over 70% of international graduate students at UT Tyler are from India. The most popular degree programs with Indian students are Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Management, Human Resource Development, MBA, and Mathematics.
  • The Indian Student Association at UT Tyler has a Facebook page www.facebook.com/ISAUTT where they answer a lot of the questions prospective student have about coming to UT Tyler.
  • The city of Tyler has a low cost of living with affordable housing within walking distance of campus.

Score Requirements for Admission

  • GRE Scores: Typical ranges for current students are V+Q 290+  and the minimum GRE scores desired are:
    • Quantitative – 150+
    • Verbal – 135+
    • Analytical Writing – 2.5+
  • The formula for consideration in the MBA program is GPA (Grade point average on a 4.0 scale) x 200 + GMAT = 1000 or greater.

 Campus Safety

  • UT Tyler has a highly trained police department that patrols the campus around the clock.
  • Officers routinely provide services such as vehicle jump-starts, unlocking vehicles, and personal escorts for students leaving campus buildings after hours.
  • Students can call the police dispatch to request an escort.
  • UT Tyler police are involved in crime prevention and awareness programs conducted throughout campus

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  1. Thank u RAGHU… i m great follower of your happlschools blog in youtube…
    watching your youtube videos about your interaction with students in US really helped me to do move further for my studies.. It really means allot to me. thank u…

  2. Hello HSB, your updates are quite interesting, I’ve a B.Tech in chemistry and wish to sit for GRE/TOEFL by sept/oct this year, and have a current GPA of 4.42 on a scale of 5.0, can I apply for MS in chemistry in UT?

  3. Hi HSB, You seem to be promoting UT Tyler a lot. Are you getting any commission for enrolling students to this university? Just got this doubt.

    1. UT Tyler is a sponsor at HSB. I don’t get commission like agents. It’s just like ads you see in the newspaper. If students think that school is good for them, then they can apply.

  4. Hello HSB,
    Thank you Sir. Very useful info about UT Tyler part of UT Austin family. Any idea whether have Law or Medical Science BioMedical/Life Sciences.

    I would like to apply for HR program
    What would be an acceptable TOEFL score at UT Tyler?
    Do they have public transportation/shuttle bus other than greyhound btw Tyler and Dallas or Tyler and Houston.

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