Welcome, Mission & Vision


Welcome! — ¡Bienvenidos!

Welcome to the UTEP Graduate School! Graduate programs are growing at UTEP in breadth, depth and academic reputation. We have 20 doctoral programs, 78 master's programs and 25 certificate programs. Hispanic Business magazine has named UTEP's MBA Program as the best in the nation for Hispanics; and the College of Engineering is ranked as the 5th best for graduating Hispanic Engineers. Our staff will provide you information about any of our programs; offer you application and registration assistance; direct you to places for financial assistance, and describe the various graduate student services UTEP has to offer. At UTEP, we have the programs and the faculty to give you an outstanding graduate education at the master's and doctoral levels.


Bienvenidos a la Escuela de Posgrado de la Universidad de Texas en El Paso (UTEP). Los programas de Posgrado están creciendo ampliamente y han logrado un gran reconocimiento académico. Contamos actualmente con más de 20 programas de doctorado, 78 programas de maestría, y 25 programas de certificado (diploma de nivel posgrado). En la Oficina de La Escuela de Posgrado estamos más que dispuestos a proporcionar información acerca de nuestros programas, ofrecer ayuda y asesoría en el proceso de solicitud e inscripción, orientarlos para conseguir apoyos económicos, además de darles a conocer los diversos servicios que brindamos a nuestros estudiantes. 

Vision

The Graduate School of the University of Texas at El Paso will be nationally recognized as a student-centered model of excellence in graduate education by offering outstanding scholarship, innovative research activities, effective professional development, and exceptional administrative support to graduate scholars representing the American 21st century demographic and whose academic and professional contributions will have regional, national, and global impacts.

Mission

The administration and staff of the Graduate School leads the institution's efforts in fostering the success of a graduate student population that is truly representative of the American 21st century demographic by recruiting and admitting outstanding individuals from diverse ethnic and economic backgrounds to programs with high academic standards, providing opportunities for professional development and scholarly production, promoting timely graduation and competitive placement, and celebrating graduate student accomplishments along the way.

The Graduate School administration works alongside the UTEP community to communicate the ever growing importance of graduate education and research in regional and national economic development, ensure continuous improvement of academic programs through periodic self studies and peer evaluation, maintain fairness and consistency of graduate catalog policies and procedures, plan for and implement new interdisciplinary programs that will prepare future generations of experts and leaders, and value the role of faculty and student diversity in graduate program innovation and competitiveness.