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IPEDS ID: 229018
OPE ID: 00993000
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The University of Texas of the Permian Basin
4901 E University, Odessa, Texas 79762-0001
General information:  (432) 552-2020
Website:  www.utpb.edu
Type:  4-year, Public
Awards offered:  Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:  City: Midsize
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  4,021 (3,335 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  19 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Master's Colleges and Universities (medium programs)
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
Teacher certification
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Distance education opportunities - graduate level
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2012Full timePart time
Total faculty11166
Instructional11166
Research and public service00
Total graduate assistants-4
Instructional-4
Research-0
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
Tuition and fees
In-state$4,900$5,124$5,250$5,2500.0%
Out-of-state$12,340$12,636$13,674$13,6740.0%
Books and supplies$915$915$915$9150.0%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$6,964$6,970$7,616$7,9784.8%
Other$2,596$2,606$2,606$2,6060.0%
Off Campus
Room and board$4,661$4,661$4,738$4,9183.8%
Other$3,543$3,563$3,563$3,5630.0%
Off Campus with Family
Other$3,402$3,421$3,421$3,4210.0%
Total Expenses2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
In-state
On Campus$15,375$15,615$16,387$16,7492.2%
Off Campus$14,019$14,263$14,466$14,6461.2%
Off Campus with Family$9,217$9,460$9,586$9,5860.0%
Out-of-state
On Campus$22,815$23,127$24,811$25,1731.5%
Off Campus$21,459$21,775$22,890$23,0700.8%
Off Campus with Family$16,657$16,972$18,010$18,0100.0%
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Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year2013-2014
In-state tuition$3,481
In-state fees$1,020
Out-of-state tuition$9,547
Out-of-state fees$1,020
Alternative Tuition Plans
  • No alternative tuition plans are offered by this institution.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2012-2013
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Any student financial aid133492%————
Grant or scholarship aid31888%$1,716,774$5,399
Federal grants10729%$453,424$4,238
Pell grants9626%$434,724$4,528
Other federal grants144%$18,700$1,336
State/local government grant or scholarships10028%$363,959$3,640
Institutional grants or scholarships31085%$899,391$2,901
Student loan aid8223%$352,965$4,304
Federal student loans8022%$318,305$3,979
Other student loans62%$34,660$5,777
  • 1 Includes students receiving Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid12,04961%$7,341,354$3,583
Pell grants70621%$2,863,483$4,056
Federal student loans81925%$3,980,620$4,860
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2010-20112011-20122012-2013
Average net price$6,356$6,290$8,893
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2010-20112011-20122012-2013
$0 – $30,000$3,058$2,728$5,866
$30,001 – $48,000$3,284$3,817$5,466
$48,001 – $75,000$7,811$6,553$9,956
$75,001 – $110,000$10,477$9,998$10,312
$110,001 and more$8,570$10,672$12,240
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2012
Total enrollment4,021
Undergraduate enrollment3,335
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment399
Graduate enrollment686
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 60%
Part-time: 40%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 42%
Female: 58%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 1%
Asian: 3%
Black or African American: 5%
Hispanic/Latino: 44%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 44%
Two or more races: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 70%
25 and over: 30%
Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:
In-state: 96%
Out-of-state: 4%
Foreign countries: 0%
Unknown: 0%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2011.
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates.
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 25%
Part-time: 75%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 26%
Enrolled in some distance education: 31%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 44%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 32%
Enrolled in some distance education: 17%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 51%
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2012
TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,007442565
Percent admitted84%82%85%
Percent admitted who enrolled33%32%33%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPAX
Secondary school rankX
Secondary school recordX
Completion of college-preparatory programX
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language)X
Test Scores: Fall 2012 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scoresNumberPercent
SAT22361%
ACT17147%
Test Scores25th Percentile*75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading450550
SAT Math475570
ACT Composite1923
ACT English1722
ACT Math1824
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Student retention:
Full-time students: 66%
Part-time students: 23%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2011 and Returned in Fall 2012
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 47 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2012.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2007
Overall graduation rate:
Overall graduation rate: 27%
Transfer-out rate: 46%
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rates

Bachelor’s degree graduation rates measure the percentage of entering students beginning their studies full-time and are planning to get a bachelor’s degree and who complete their degree program within a specified amount of time.

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Bachelor's degree rate:
4-year: 18%
6-year: 34%
8-year: 38%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
Male: 22%
Female: 31%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2007 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 25%
Asian: 55%
Black or African American: 15%
Hispanic/Latino: 29%
White: 24%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Non-resident alien: 67%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2007 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2012-2013
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramBachelorMasterPostgraduate
Certificate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General364-
Category total364-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting4611-
Business Administration and Management, General48d25d-
Business/Managerial Economics9--
Finance, General21--
Marketing/Marketing Management, General16--
Category total140d36d-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General21d--
Category total21d--
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General92-
Information Science/Studies2--
Category total112-
Education
Bilingual and Multilingual Education-3d-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services-6-
Educational Leadership and Administration, General-20d-
Reading Teacher Education-5-
Special Education and Teaching, General-18d10d
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels-8-
Category total-60d10d
Engineering
Mechanical Engineering21--
Petroleum Engineering0--
Category total21--
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Industrial Technology/Technician8d--
Category total8d--
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General226-
Category total226-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Human Development and Family Studies, General29d--
Category total29d--
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature1711-
Category total1711-
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer2--
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0--
Category total2--
History
History, General203-
Category total203-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration-3-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies6d--
Category total6d3-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies9d--
Category total9d--
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General1314-
Category total1314-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other47d--
Category total47d--
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science2--
Category total2--
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science409d-
Category total409d-
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General8--
Geology/Earth Science, General912-
Category total1712-
Psychology
Psychology, General37d9-
Category total37d9-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration-3-
Social Work10--
Category total103-
Social Sciences
Criminology19--
Political Science and Government, General8--
Sociology8d--
Category total35d--
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General5--
Category total5--
Grand total54817210
2012-2013 Varsity Athletes
NCAA Division II (without football) MenWomen
Baseball42
Basketball1513
Soccer2921
Softball16
Swimming1618
Tennis1311
Track and Field, X-Country611
Volleyball14
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges1/1/1975 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs(!)7/1/2007 -  Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools10/19/2007 -  Accredited
  • (!) Estimated date
2012 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201020112012
Illegal weapons possession010
Drug law violations837
Liquor law violations492712
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201020112012
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations321
Liquor law violations231312
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201020112012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Robbery030
Aggravated assault000
Burglary871
Motor vehicle theft300
Arson000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201020112012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Robbery020
Aggravated assault000
Burglary771
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year20102009
Default rate13.6%16.1%
Number in default96121
Number in repayment703749
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)
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