University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
#1100 Overall Influence

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Public research university in Texas, U.S.A.

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The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is a public research university with multiple campuses throughout the Rio Grande Valley region of Texas and is the southernmost member of the University of Texas System. The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley was created by the Texas Legislature in 2013 as the first major public university of the 21st century in Texas after the consolidation of the University of Texas at Brownsville/Texas Southmost College and the University of . The transformative initiative provided the opportunity to expand educational opportunities in the Rio Grande Valley, including a new School of Medicine.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

12,622

Acceptance

82%

Graduation Rate

45%

Median SAT Score

1040

Median ACT Score

19

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$6,664

Fees (in-state)

$1,468

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$44,200

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

26K

Under-Grads

23K

Graduates

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1201 W University Dr, Edinburg TX 78539-2999

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

48 per 100k

Violent Crime

4 per 100k

What is University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 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

#187 World Rank
Medical
#698 World Rank
Education
#994 World Rank
Business
#665 World Rank
Political Science
#762 World Rank
History
#150 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#878 World Rank
Law
#1404 World Rank
Biology
#1627 World Rank
Engineering
#859 World Rank
Physics
#1182 World Rank
Mathematics
#1430 World Rank
Philosophy
#2393 World Rank
Computer Science
#1568 World Rank
Communications
#1325 World Rank
Psychology
#917 World Rank
Nursing
#2681 World Rank
Literature
#2450 World Rank
Chemistry
#3271 World Rank
Economics
#1954 World Rank
Sociology
#2770 World Rank
Social Work
#2633 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are University of Texas Rio Grande Valley's Most influential alumni?

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Medical, Education, and Business. University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s most academically influential people include Arthur Rogers , Brian Merriweather, and Isidro Martinez.

Arthur Rogers

English footballer

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Brian Merriweather

American basketball player

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Isidro Martinez

American soccer player born 1997

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Paul Stoll

American basketball player

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Skip Johnson

American baseball player and coach

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Richard Cortez

American politician

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Ken Green

Basketball player

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Wayne Tyrone

American baseball player

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Dan Firova

American baseball player

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Mire Chatman

American basketball player

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