University of North Texas

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Denton, TX

$11,090

Avg in-state tuition

$20,906

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of North Texas

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

The University of North Texas is a large public university located on an urban campus in Denton, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 40,953, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 84%. The university offers 110 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 57%, and a student-faculty ratio of 26:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $11,090, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $20,906.

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Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

84% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Retention Rate Insight

85% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

57% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

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High school rank Considered (not required)

High school GPA Considered (not required)

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-27

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1050-1240

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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41k

Students enrolled

72%

Online student enrollment

26:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold

Demographics

White

42%

Hispanic

25%

Black

13%

Non-U.S. Citizen

7%

Asian

7%

Two or more races

5%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

55%

Socio-economic diversity

39% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

39%

State Grant Aid

35%

Institution Grant Aid

55%

Pell Grant

39%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,472
State Grant Aid $5,346
Institution Grant Aid $6,113
Pell Grant Aid $4,853

Financial Outlook

$20k

Average student debt after graduation

$39k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.