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The University of Texas at Arlington is a comprehensive research, teaching and public service institution whose mission is the advancement of knowledge and the pursuit of excellence. UTA’s diverse student population of 54,528 students hails from over 100 countries. The university’s undergraduate student population is 28.6% Hispanic, 15.5% African American, 11.3% Asian and 3.3% international. U.S. News and World Report ranked UTA as the third largest destination in the nation for transfer students based on its 2015 survey of undergraduate programs.


Marketable Skills

The table below illustrates core, or marketable, skills that employers desire graduates to have according to research by various agencies. Teamwork is one of those key skills. Our goal through Collaborate UTA, and other efforts, is for every graduate of UTA to have refined those skills so that when they graduate they will have a competitive advantage in whatever path they choose.

Core objectives