Connect to an Undergraduate Degree

UTEP Connect was designed with you in mind. Earn a convenient, high-quality bachelor’s degree online.

Bachelor of Applied Arts & Science

Designed for students coming to UTEP with an Associate of Applied Science, the BAAS is an online degree-completion option that helps you earn your bachelor’s degree and prepare for new career opportunities fast.

Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice

Earn your BA in criminal justice online to make a difference in your community as you prepare to enter a law enforcement or legal field.

Bachelor of Arts in Chicano Studies

Ideal for professionals seeking to work in positions that require knowledge of the Mexican-origin population, this online degree prepares you for a future in the public or private sector.

Bachelor of Arts in Media Advertising

Lay a strong foundation upon which you can build your career in advertising, marketing or media with your media advertising degree online.

Bachelor of Arts in Organizational and Corporate Communication

Prepare to enter the world of media or public relations with a strong background in writing and communications.

Bachelor of Arts in Security Studies

Advance within law enforcement, the national security enterprise, the intelligence community or the armed forces.

Bachelor of Business Administration

Develop your skills in any area of business. Earn a versatile degree from a top-tier, AACSB-accredited College of Business.

Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies

If you have accumulated credits from different areas of study and want to get a bachelor’s degree quickly, a BMS offers an effective option for bringing them together in a bachelor’s degree. The BMS maximizes the credits you get thanks to a custom degree plan.

Bachelor of Science in Education With A Concentration in Early Childhood Care and Education (Birth To Age 5)

Develop your classroom practice in a program focused on young children in diverse learning settings.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN Option)

Upgrade from an associate degree to a bachelor of science in nursing and connect to more in-demand careers and leadership opportunities in the healthcare field.

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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).

100% Online

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 19 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.

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