The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX 78712

Located in Austin, Texas, The University of Texas at Austin is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of The University of Texas System that operates 10 campuses in Arlington, Austin, El Paso, Tyler, Houston, San Antonio, Galveston, Edinburg, Dallas, Richardson.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 47511 and 19182 students were accepted.


Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio18:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate95%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Accelerated MSN
  3. Masters degrees (MSN)
  4. Doctoral degrees (PhD, BSN to PhD)
  5. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 134
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 78
Nursing Science Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 6

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from The University of Texas at Austin

Academy of Health Care Professions
3.31 miles away
Texas State University
29.86 miles away
Temple College at Temple
58.99 miles away
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
73.64 miles away
Texas A & M University-College Station
86.26 miles away
Mclennan Community College
96.05 miles away
Prairie View A & M University
105.09 miles away
University of Houston-Victoria
111.32 miles away
Lone Star College - Tomball
125.59 miles away
Sam Houston State University
133.55 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1901 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
09/22/2000 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
09/22/2000 - Current



Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading560 to 680
SAT: Math580 to 730
SAT: Writing560 to 690
ACT Composite26 to 32
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$12,434
30k to 48k$13,889
48k to 75k$16,718
75k to 110k$22,554
Over 110k$25,077
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $467.00 $1,633.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $614.00 $1,146.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Non-resident alien
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

ACE Scholarship Program

Annual awards for residents of Hansford, Hemphill, Hutchinson, Lipscomb, Ochiltree, or Roberts counties, Texas who are graduating high school seniors and will be enrolling in a [...]

FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships

These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code.  Applicants for [...]

McKesson Scholarships

This scholarship open to all students attending accredited nursing program in selected regions such as Louisiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas [...]

HSF/TU @ UT Austin HSF High School Scholarship

Applicant must be a United States citizen or legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 who is of Hispanic heritage. Applicant must have a minimum [...]

The Marsh Minority Scholarship

Applicant must be a college junior, senior or masters level African-American or Hispanic student majoring in the field of allied health, education, general studies, nursing or sociology at West [...]

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Data source: (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Texas state board of nursing
The University of Texas at Austin
110 Inner Campus Drive
Austin, TX 78712

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