At The University of Texas at Tyler, we are creating solutions today for a better tomorrow. A culture of excellence provides a nurturing environment to prepare our students to be future problem solvers. The University of Texas at Tyler is part of the prestigious University of Texas System that includes nine university and six health institutions located throughout the state. Founded in 1971, UT Tyler today enrolls more than 8,000 students and consists of seven colleges. Our beautiful 259-acre Tyler campus is nestled along a lake, surrounded by thick pine and oak forests, providing a picturesque location for study and recreation. We also maintain regional campuses in Palestine and Longview, as well as a location in Houston. Most UT Tyler classes are taught by professors, not teaching assistants, and average a highly favorable 17:1 student-to-professor ratio, a definite advantage over larger, less intimate campuses. With more than 80 bachelors and masters degree programs offered, UT Tyler provides a wealth of learning opportunities and dynamic programs, including many online masters programs and PhD degrees in nursing and human resource development. Our learning environment is truly student-centered: We offer private university quality at affordable public university prices. We encourage you to visit campus and see for yourself why UT Tyler is where youll feel at homeand find your best path.