UT Dallas Named a Best Value in Higher Education by 普林斯顿评论
New List Recognizes University for 学者, Affordability, Graduation Rates 和 Career Outcomes
In a profile of UT Dallas in 普林斯顿评论‘s 最超值学院, the campus is described as a melting pot of diverse, friendly students who are “open about the geeky side in everyone.” UT Dallas ranks among the nation’s best for its return on investment for students, according to the 评论.
For the seventh straight year, 该 University of Texas at Dallas was selected by 普林斯顿评论 其名单 最超值学院 — academically outst和ing colleges that guide students to rewarding careers without burdening them with excessive debt.
该 annual publication, first released in 2004, catalogs 200 colleges chosen based on institutional and student survey data, covering scholastic rigor, affordability, career outcomes for graduates and more. UT Dallas also was listed as a top-25 destination for undergraduate programs in game design 和 entrepreneurship.
“As our community grows, our qualities become more and more apparent — our diversity, our focus on early research opportunities, our cutting-edge programs. When you invest in an education at UT Dallas, we invest in you in return, 和 the results speak for themselves.”
“We are appreciative that 普林斯顿评论 has recognized the momentum we continue to build in making UT Dallas a compelling choice for bright, young minds,” said 博士。杰西卡℃。墨菲, dean of undergraduate education, the Mary McDermott Cook Chair for Undergraduate Education 和 a professor of literary studies at UT Dallas.
“As our community grows, our qualities become more and more apparent — our diversity, our focus on early research opportunities, our cutting-edge programs. When you invest in an education at UT Dallas, we invest in you in return, 和 the results speak for themselves,” she said.
该 评论 uses a return on investment rating that weighs more than 40 data points, including academics, costs, financial aid, graduation rates, student debt, and career 和 salary data.
“I’ve always been told by alumni that my UT Dallas degree will only increase in value over time, 和 to me, that’s no surprise,” said sophomore Carla Ramazan, 学生政府 副总裁和 Eugene McDermott Scholar. “This school offers incredible opportunities to anyone who is looking for them. From having the chance to work with highly dedicated faculty 和 staff to sharing a campus with some of the brightest students in the nation, the possibilities here are limitless.”
图书 的达拉斯德州概况 includes quotes from students describing the University as “one of the best tech schools around” and praising the “responsive 和 invested” administration for facilitating the University’s continual growth. 该 faculty is described as genuinely passionate about their subjects, providing a sizeable amount of opportunities for active involvement in research.
普林斯顿评论 quotes attendees describing a melting pot of diverse, “exceptionally nice” students who are “open about the geeky side in everyone.”
UT Dallas was joined by 该 University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M University 和 the University of Houston as the four Lone Star State selections among the 63 public schools on the list.
“Only 7 percent of the nation’s four-year colleges made it,” noted lead author Robert Franek, 普林斯顿评论’s editor-in-chief. “We salute them for their stellar academics 和 generous aid awards to students. 该y also provide their undergrads with career services from day one, plus strong networks of alumni connections.”
In September, UT Dallas was ranked 61st in the nation among public universities, 和 second in Texas public schools in terms of selectivity, by the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 排名。在 福布斯 2018 list of America’s 最超值学院, the University ranked third among public universities in Texas.
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