University of North Texas
Contact: Ms. Dickie Hargrave, Assistant Director of International Recruitment
For more information, please contact us or visit www.unt.edu
The University of North Texas (UNT) is a student-centered public research university located in Denton, Texas, a safe and pleasant community just outside of Dallas/Fort Worth the 4th largest metropolitan area in the United States. Founded in 1890, UNT enrolls more than 36,000 students, including over 3,000 international students from 140 countries. UNT is one of Texas' largest universities, offering 97 bachelor’s, 82 master’s and 35 doctoral degree programs in business, engineering, journalism, education, arts and sciences, information, merchandizing and hospitality management, music, public affairs and community service, and visual arts and design. A variety of scholarships, research and teaching assistantships are available.
UNT’s Intensive English Language Institute (IELI) provides an outstanding program for academic English. Established in 1977, accredited by CEA, and a member of AAIEP and UCIEP, IELI is an excellent place to learn academic English. Located on the beautiful campus of the University of North Texas, IELI offers a 7-level program, from beginner to advanced, with five starting dates per year. Students who graduate from IELI may be admitted to UNT graduate and undergraduate programs without taking the TOEFL exam.
- Located in Denton, Texas
- Sunny, warm climate
- About 64 km. north of Dallas
- 45 km. from Dallas/Fort Worth International airport
- “the Best Small Town in America” by Rand McNally, USA TODAY, 2012
- Best of the West by The Princeton Review®, 2013
- 100 Best College Buys for 17 consecutive years, by Institutional Research & Evaluation Inc., 2012
- UNT named “Tree Campus, USA 2012”, by Arbor Day Foundation
- 1st Jazz Studies program in the U.S.
- 1st undergrad Emergency Management program in the U.S.
- 1st bachelor’s in Digital Retailing in the U.S.
- 1st accredited MS. in Applied Behavior Analysis in the world
- 1st Graduate program in Environmental Philosophy in the world
- 1st master’s in International Sustainable Tourism in the U.S.
- Most Sustainable Universities by Green Metric Ranking of World Universities, 2012
- Top Jazz program in the U.S.
- #1 Environmental Philosophy program in the world
- #3 Health Librarianship graduate program in the U.S.
- #5 Logistics research program in the world
- Top-10 public Administration program in the U.S.
- University - The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
- College of Business - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
- College of Engineering - The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
- Master of Public Administration - National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)
- Ranked in the top 4% of U.S. universities as a Doctoral/Research university-Extensive, by Carnegie Foundation
- More than 70 research and service centers
- Innovative Research Clusters working across disciplines and linking faculty, students, and research in new ways
- From $500 to $20,000 yearly
- Receive in-state tuition if awarded a UNT scholarship of at least $1,000
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