UT Arlington conferred 9,714 degrees, including certificates, last academic year. Among the 2013-14 graduates were 225 students who earned doctorates.
About 100 UT Arlington professors possess patents on various devices, processes, or technologies. In October the University showcased faculty research at an innovation symposium and chapter launch of the National Academy of Inventors.
Propelled by an influx of engineering, education, and nursing students, fall 2014 enrollment reached a record 34,870. Total enrollment of all students in UT Arlington programs on campus and online was 41,779.
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine ranks the College of Nursing and Health Innovation third nationally and first in Texas for producing minority nurses with bachelor’s degrees. UT Arlington came in at No. 21 on the publication’s list of minority graduates with a master’s degree in nursing.
The UTA volleyball program earned victory No. 1,000 in September with a win over Houston Baptist University.