The University of Texas at Arlington is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees.
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In addition, many of UT Arlington's academic departments and schools have received national accreditation from specific agencies. These accreditations are detailed under the individual listings for departments and schools in the Undergraduate and Graduate catalogs.
Digging for Answers
A recent study by UT Arlington scientists of 100 private water wells in and near the Barnett Shale showed elevated levels of potential contaminants in those closest to natural gas extraction sites. The team conducted much of the water sample testing in the University’s Shimadzu Center for Advanced Analytical Chemistry.