In 1890, in a boomtown on the North Texas prairie, Joshua C. Chilton established the Texas Normal College and Teacher Training Institute with 70 students. Today, the University of North Texas is a public research university with 37,000 students and a path to any career. It has grown into one of the nation’s largest public universities with a wide-ranging impact. For 125 years and counting, the University of North Texas has fulfilled its mission to create leaders and visionaries.
UNT offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees and certificates from the following colleges and schools:
College of Arts and Sciences
College of Business
College of Education
College of Engineering
College of Health and Public Service
College of Information
College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism
College of Music
College of Visual Arts and Design
Mayborn School of Journalism
Toulouse Graduate School
UNT’s online programs, leading to degrees and certificates at all levels, have been designed to meet national quality standards and provide the rigor of a university experience without the inconvenience of travel.
Earn an SAT score of at least 1500 out of 2400 or satisfy ACT benchmarks of 18 in English, 22 in math, 22 in reading and 23 in science; or Successfully complete the curriculum requirements for the distinguished level of achievement under the Texas Foundation, Recommended or Distinguished Achievement high school program or its equivalent. Minimum curriculum requirements exist including the successful completion of three years of math including Algebra II or a higher level of math.
Nontraditional students and students who do not meet this benchmark will have applications reviewed on an individual basis.
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
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