University of North Texas
#1391 Desirability Rank

University of North Texas

Public research university based in Denton, TX, USA

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The University of North Texas is a public research university in Denton, Texas. Until 1988, it was known as North Texas State University. It consists of 14 colleges and schools, an early admissions math and science academy, Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, for exceptional high-school-age students from across the state, and a library system that comprises the university core. The university is classified among "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity". According to the National Science Foundation, UNT spent $78.4 million on research and development in 2019.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

21,514

Acceptance

84%

Graduation Rate

54%

Median SAT Score

1155

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$8,295

Fees (in-state)

$2,749

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$49,300

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

33K

Under-Grads

28K

Graduates

5K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1501 W.Chestnut Ave., Denton TX 76203-1277

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

5 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

23 per 100k

Violent Crime

3 per 100k

What is University of North Texas known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#318 World Rank
Business
#384 World Rank
Literature
#327 World Rank
Education
#218 World Rank
History
#151 World Rank
Communications
#418 World Rank
Engineering
#297 World Rank
Computer Science
#487 World Rank
Biology
#354 World Rank
Philosophy
#413 World Rank
Political Science
#626 World Rank
Medical
#521 World Rank
Mathematics
#510 World Rank
Chemistry
#372 World Rank
Psychology
#596 World Rank
Physics
#462 World Rank
Economics
#171 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#536 World Rank
Sociology
#1301 World Rank
Religious Studies
#267 World Rank
Social Work
#597 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are University of North Texas's Most influential alumni?

University of North Texas's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Literature, and Education. University of North Texas’s most academically influential people include Edwin Osbourne Wilson, Kevin Von Erich, and Loren Ferré.

Edwin Osbourne Wilson
Edwin Osbourne Wilson

Concert promoter

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Kevin Von Erich
Kevin Von Erich

American professional wrestler

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Loren Ferré

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Anila Quayyum Agha
Anila Quayyum Agha

Pakistani–American cross-disciplinary artist

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Jesús Moroles

American artist

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Bruce Fowler

American conductor

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Mickey Jones
Mickey Jones

American rock drummer and film actor

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Charlie Fern

American journalist

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John Giannini
John Giannini

American basketball player-coach

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Jane Nelson

Texas politician

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Sarah M. Broom

American writer

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Kelli Connell

Photographer

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