The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (UTPB)

4901 E University, Odessa, TX 79762

About UTPB

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is a proud member of The University of Texas System and a dynamic, growing educational institution with over 5,000 students. Our commitment to excellence is fostered by an outstanding faculty and staff – 90% of whom hold the highest degrees available in their field. UTPB is an innovator for advocating student success through affordable tuition, online courses, and creative partnerships with other academic institutions. UTPB offers a wide selection of online programs that give working professionals the ability to balance their home life, career and educational responsibilities.

Top reasons to enroll:

  • Affordable tuition
  • Complete in as few as 12 months
  • 100% online coursework
  • Multiple start dates available for your convenience

Admission Requirements

Undergraduate Programs

Transfer students seeking unconditional admission, who have accumulated 12 semester credit hours or more from regionally accredited colleges or universities, must meet the following entrance requirements:

  • Submit to the Office of Admissions official transcripts from all colleges and universities previously attended
  • Must have a 2.0 cumulative grade point average or better on a 4.0 grading system in previous college work
  • Must not be on academic or disciplinary suspension from any previously attended college or university (be eligible to re-enroll in the colleges or universities previously attended)

Accreditation

  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC™) to award bachelor's and master's degrees

Awards & Accolades

  • UTPB is one of the least expensive Texas public, four-year institutions for all college expenses, including tuition and fees (College for All Texans Report, 2013)
  • UTPB ranked #2 in Top 25 Most Affordable Online Master's in Special Education.
- National Center for Education Statistics, 2016
  • UTPB ranked as a “Best Bang for the Buck – South” college by Washington Monthly magazine (2016)
  • Ranked as one of the Best Online Graduate Education Programs by U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges Rankings (2016)

School Website: The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

UTPB Map & Location

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin
4901 E University
Odessa, TX 79762


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Getting Around UTPB

Walkability

Good walkability. We think you’ll enjoy walking in this area.

6/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Odessa, TX

Winter
Dec
58
31
Jan
58
30
Feb
63
35
Spring
Mar
70
41
Apr
79
49
May
88
60
Summer
Jun
93
67
Jul
95
70
Aug
94
69
Fall
Sep
87
62
Oct
78
52
Nov
67
39

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