Address: 1201 W University Dr, Edinburg, TX 78539, United States
The University of Texas–Pan American is abreviatted UTPA. It can be called a state university located in Edinburg, Texas. This university is built in 1927and becomes component institution of the University of Texas System. This institution can be categorized The Carnegie Foundation as a “doctoral research university”. It develops from 200 students to over 20,000 and creates the institution becomes the tenth-largest university in the state of Texas. The most of students in this university come from natives of the Rio Grande Valley. It also operated an Upper Level Studies Center in Rio Grande City, Starr County, Texas. Havidan Rodriguez was appointed Interim President of UTPA on August 15, 2014. The university has wide variety of degrees spanning across seven colleges. The colleges are College of Arts and Humanities, College of Business Administration, Education, Engineering and Computer Science, College of Health Sciences and Human Services, Science and Mathematics and College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. The University of Texas–Pan American has 56 bachelor’s degrees, 56 master’s degrees, three doctoral degrees, and two cooperative doctoral programs.