About The University of Texas at San Antonio
The University of Texas at San Antonio serves the San Antonio metropolitan area UTSA Bio Rotunda image and the broader region of South Texas through programs and services offered from its three campuses: Main Campus, Downtown Campus and Hemisfair Park Campus.
With more than 28,400 students enrolled in 132 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, UTSA is the second-largest component in The University of Texas System and has been one of the state's fastest-growing public universities for much of the last decade.
UTSA offers 64 bachelor's, 47 master's and 21 doctoral degree programs. With 10 doctoral programs and five more master's programs in the planning stages or awaiting final approval, UTSA is rapidly moving toward classification as a doctoral/research intensive institution. UTSA Light the Fire Within image
The university's three campuses provide access and opportunity for large numbers of historically underserved students. More than 56 percent of UTSA's students come from groups underrepresented in higher education. Many students are the first in their families to attend a college or university.
The University of Texas at San Antonio is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, master’s, 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 San Antonio.
The University of Texas at San Antonio is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement and public service. As an institution of access and excellence, UTSA embraces multicultural traditions, serving as a center for intellectual and creative resources as well as a catalyst for socioeconomic development for Texas, the nation and the world.
The University of Texas at San Antonio (also referred to as UT San Antonio or UTSA) is a state university located in San Antonio. With an enrollment of over 29,000 students, it is the second-largest of nine separate components in the University of Texas System and the sixth-largest in Texas.
The university serves to the San Antonio metropolitan area and the South Texas region through three campuses: Main Campus, Downtown Campus, and Hemisfair Park Campus.
The University of Texas at San Antonio offers 132 undergraduate and graduate programs in different fields including 64 bachelor's, 47 master's, and 21 doctoral degree programs. There are 10 doctoral programs and five master's programs going to be added to the university as well.
UTSA's main campus is situated on 600 acres (2.4 km²), at the intersection of Interstate 10 and Loop 1604 near the northern edge of San Antonio, Texas in Bexar County. The university is also one of Texas' fastest growing universities.
UT San Antonio has been trying to improve its position among the universities to become a Tier 1 research university in the past few years. As a part of these attempts, various programs have been added to the university and many funding resources are absorbed by the university, departments, or faculty. There is a long-term plan for the future of the university declared by the president as Vision 2016 in which university is conducted toward various goals in different aspects to be achieved by 2016.