One West University Boulevard, Brownsville, Texas 78520 | 956-882-8200

OVERVIEW

General Information
The University of Texas at Brownsville has been a member of The University of Texas System since 1991.  The University serves more than 7,400 students at its campus located in Brownsville, Texas.  The University offers a wide range of courses from Associate and Baccalaureate degrees to graduate classes and continuing education.
 
The Mission
The mission of The University of Texas at Brownsville (UTB) Partnership is to provide accessible, affordable, postsecondary education of high quality, to conduct research which expands knowledge and to present programs of workforce training and continuing education, public service, and cultural value. The partnership combines the strengths of the community college and those of a university by increasing student access and eliminating inter-institutional barriers while fulfilling the distinctive responsibilities of each type of institution.
 
The University of Texas at Brownsville offers Certificates, and Associate, Baccalaureate, and Graduate degrees in liberal arts, the sciences, and professional programs designed to meet student demand as well as regional, national, and international needs.
 
UTB places excellence in learning and teaching at the core of its commitments. It seeks to help students at all levels develop the skills of critical thinking, quantitative analysis, and effective communications which will sustain lifelong learning. It seeks to be a community university which respects the dignity of each learner and addresses the needs of the entire community.
 
UTB advances economic and social development, enhances the quality of life, fosters respect for the environment, provides for personal enrichment, and expands knowledge through programs of research, service, continuing education and training. It convenes the cultures of its community, fosters an appreciation of the unique heritage of the Lower Rio Grande Valley and encourages the development and application of bilingual abilities in its students. It provides academic leadership to the intellectual, cultural, social and economic life of the bi-national urban region it serves.
 
The Philosophy
UTB is committed to excellence. It is dedicated to stewardship, service, openness, accessibility, efficiency, and citizenship. UTB is committed to students, participatory governance, liberal education, the expansion of the application of knowledge, human dignity, the convening of cultures and respect for the environment.

Masters Degrees

College of Liberal Arts
Master of Arts 
                
English
                History
                Psychology 
                Spanish
                Spanish Translation and Interpreting

Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies
                English
                Government
                History
                Music
                Sociology
                Spanish 
Master of Public Policy Management

Master of Music in Music Education

College of Science, Mathematics & Technology

Master of Science
        Biology
       
Computer Science
       
Mathematics
       
Physics

Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies
        Biology
       
Computer Science

College of Business
Master of Business Administration
Master of Business Administration-Online
Master of Business Administration-Master of Public Health (cooperative with University of Texas School of Public Health)

College of Education
Master of Education
        Bilingual Education
       
Counseling & Guidance
       
Curriculum and Instruction
       
Early Childhood Education
       
Educational Leadership
        
Educational Technology
       
Special Education
Master of Science
        Exercise Science

College of Biomedical Sciences and Health Professions
Master of Science in Nursing

Doctoral Degrees

College of Education
Ed. D. in Curriculum and Instruction

College of Science, Mathematics and Technology
Ph.D. in Physics Cooperative between UTSA and UTB

Certificates and Diplomates

College of Liberal Arts
Graduate Certificate in Spanish Translation
Graduate Certificate in Court Interpreting
Graduate Certificate in History

College of Education
E-Learning Certificate
Master Teacher Technology

Master Reading Teacher Certificate

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