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Fall 2012 through summer 2013 UT Brownsville Admission Requirements

FRESHMEN ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Beginning fall 2012, there will be new admissions requirements for students wanting to attend UT Brownsville. All applicants must also meet one of the Texas Education Codes, §51.801 – 51.809. 


Fall 2012 Requirements
   

Class Rank

SAT or ACT Score

Top 10%

No minimum score

25%

No minimum score

50%

No minimum score

75%

No minimum score

100%

No minimum score



Note: New admission requirements will take effect in fall 2013.
For more information on SAT or ACT dates, click here.


TRANSFER ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Less than 24 transferable semester credit hours

Must meet the freshman admissions requirements, including SAT/ACT scores

Class Rank

SAT/ACT Required

Top 10%

No minimum score*

25%

No minimum score*

50%

No minimum score*

75%

No minimum score*

100%

No minimum score*


*All applicants must meet one of the Texas Education Codes.

  • Minimum 2.00 GPA on all previous college work; only courses with a "C" or better are eligible for transfer.
  • Be in "GOOD" standing with the last college or university attended.

24 or more transferable semester credit hours

  • Minimum 2.00 GPA on all previous college work; only courses with a "C" or better are eligible for transfer.
  • Be in "GOOD" standing with the last college or university attended.

Note: Students who are currently attending TSC and are seeking to attend UT Brownsville will need to submit an undergraduate admission application for UT Brownsville.



In August of 2011, The University of Texas System Board of Regents took important steps at their meeting to launch the new UTB towards its next evolutionary phase by approving new admissions standards. The university is currently awaiting approval from the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges.

Disclaimer: The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificate, associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College.

Office of Admissions
Location: 80 Fort Brown
Brownsville, Texas 78520
Tandy Hall, Room 115

Phone: 956.882.8295
Fax: 956.882.7810
admissions@utb.edu



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