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UTEP Connect was designed with you in mind. Earn a convenient, high-quality graduate certificate online.
Enhance your skill set by learning innovative approaches to STEM disciplines that are in high demand.
Establish a solid foundation in systems engineering and learn to take a project from conception to completion by assessing a problem and providing the right solution for the customer’s need.
Develop strong professional, technical and grant-writing skills and learn how to create clear and concise written collateral.
Engage in a whole range of activities, from developing policies to creating the physical and economic infrastructures so they will best support the needs of diverse and growing populations.
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#1 University in El Paso
Best college, best value college and best professors (Niche).
Best University for Career Outcomes in El Paso
Highest average earnings and job placement rates (U.S. Department of Education).
The flexible, fully online learning environment helps you advance your education while maintaining your current commitments.
Top 4.5% of Universities in the Country
Out of 2,800+ four-year universities, UTEP is one of 131 in the highest classification for research (R1 for top tier doctoral university with very high research activity).
Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI)
With a student body that is 83% Hispanic, UTEP stands out as an HSI — one of 569 in the country. Plus, it’s one of only 17 HSIs designated as an R1 top tier research university.
Low Out-of-Pocket Costs
Out of all U.S. doctoral research institutions, UTEP boasts one of the lowest out-of-pocket costs. More than $221 million is awarded in financial aid each year.