Become a Maverick Scientist
In the College of Science, our students are pushing the boundaries of what’s possible — for themselves and for the world. Maverick Scientists innovate, they discover and they learn. In the College of Science they acquire the knowledge and training they need to become leaders in whatever fields they enter. We have almost 4,000 students in six departments – Biology, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, and Psychology. Our students learn from world-class faculty and utilize state-of-the-art facilities while acquiring the knowledge and in-demand skills they need when they enter the workforce. Maverick Scientists gain valuable experience in collaborative research and graduate well-equipped to take on the many important problems facing our world today.
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- Location: The University of Texas at Arlington is located in the center of the thriving Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, which has a population of over 7.2 million people.
- Diversity: UTA has one of the most diverse student populations in the United States and is one of the top universities in the U.S. for conferring degrees to minority students,.
- Excellence: UTA is classified as a Research 1 University - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
- Affordability: UTA was recently cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second-lowest average student debt among U.S. universities surveyed.
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Learn more about earning a Bachelor’s, Master's, or Doctoral degree from the College of Science.
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