UT Arlington recognized for its efforts to make college more affordable
As so many Americans are hesitating to attend college because of the
cost of higher education, The University of Texas at Arlington is set to
launch a bachelor's degree program that would only set students back
reported. Courses will take six years to complete because students will
be required to begin taking classes in high school. Tarrant County
College will provide students with the necessary college credits before
they attend The University of Texas at Arlington.
Sul Ross State University joins UT Arlington, other schools in making college affordable
Joining the ranks of other Texas State University System schools like UT
Arlington, Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College is also
planning to offer a bachelor’s degree program that will cost only
reported. Sul Ross will partner with Southwest Texas Junior College to
announce a “10K Scholarship Program” that it plans to begin offering in
the fall of 2013.
UT Arlington makes Forbes list of America's 650 Top Colleges
The University of Texas at Arlington made the Forbes list of America’s 650 Top Colleges, the Dallas Business Journal reported.
Forbes said the ranking focused not so much on cost or a school's
reputation as it did on the quality of teaching at a university, career
prospects for graduates, high graduation rates and low levels of debt.