The Student Achievement Measure is supported by six sponsoring associations, working together to provide a more comprehensive and accurate picture of student progress and completion as students move across institutions and state boundaries.

The University of Texas at El Paso

Founded in 1914, The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) is a vibrant top tier public research university of more than 25,000 students enrolled in 166 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Set against the backdrop of the Franklin Mountains in the Chihuahuan Desert, UTEP is located at the heart of the U.S.-Mexico border in one of the largest binational communities in the world. UTEP is designated an R1 doctoral/research university. It maintains one of the lowest out-of-pocket costs of any doctoral research university in the U.S., underscoring its commitment to make education accessible to all. Eighty percent of UTEP students are Hispanic and more than 50 percent are first in their families to attend college. Rigorous programs and research opportunities help prepare students to make significant contributions to their professions, their communities and the world.
First-time-In-College

First-time-In-College Students Starting Fall 2012

Number of students: 3,029

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8%
39%
23%
30%
0%
8%
Associate or 2-year Degree from The University of Texas at El Paso
Transfer & Subsequent Associate or 2-year Degree
37%
2%
Bachelor's or 4-year Degree from The University of Texas at El Paso
Transfer & Subsequent Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
14%
6%
3%
Enrolled at The University of Texas at El Paso
Enrolled at Another 2-year Institution
Enrolled at Another 4-year Institution
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Associate or 2-year Degree
Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
Enrolled
Current Status Unknown

The SAM First-time-In-College Stacked Credentials model tracks a group of students who started at The University of Texas at El Paso in the Fall of 2012. The chart shows the highest degree earned for students in the group within 6 years. Click on the bar segments in the chart to see the breakout by type of degree earned (associate or bachelor’s degree) or institution (The University of Texas at El Paso, another 2-year school, or another 4-year school). The same group of students is included in the results for every year. To review the data for previous years for this group of students, click the “view detail data for graph” link.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who graduated with an associate or 2-year degree are represented by the red bar ().
    • Click on the red section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from The University of Texas at El Paso or from another institution.
  • Students who graduated with a bachelor’s or 4-year degree are represented by the green bar().
    • Click on the green section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from The University of Texas at El Paso or from another institution.
  • Students who are still enrolled are represented by the aqua bar ().
    • Click on the aqua section of the chart to see the proportion of students who are still enrolled at The University of Texas at El Paso, at another 2-year institution, or at another 4-year institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

The University of Texas at El Paso | Stacked Model

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENTS STARTING AT
THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO IN FALL 2012 BY SUMMER 2018
 
2012-13
 
2013-14
 
2014-15
 
2015-16
 
2016-17
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2017-18
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Associate or 2-year degree from The University of Texas at El Paso 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
+ Transfer & subsequent associate or 2-year degree 0% 1% 2% 4% 6% 8%
= Total Graduated: Associate or 2-year degree 0% 1% 2% 4% 6% 8%
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Bachelor's or 4-year degree from The University of Texas at El Paso 0% 0% 3% 14% 30% 37%
+ Transfer & subsequent bachelor's or 4-year degree 0% 0% 0% 1% 2% 2%
= Total Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year degree 0% 0% 3% 15% 32% 39%
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Enrolled at The University of Texas at El Paso 85% 70% 57% 41% 23% 14%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 11% 11% 9% 8% 6%
+ Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 3% 6% 6% 5% 3%
= Total Enrolled 86% 84% 74% 56% 36% 23%
Current Status Unknown 14% 15% 21% 25% 26% 30%
Transfer

Transfer Students Starting Fall 2012

Number of students: 1,804

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20%
53%
12%
15%
0%
20%
Associate or 2-year Degree from The University of Texas at El Paso
Transfer & Subsequent Associate or 2-year Degree
52%
1%
Bachelor's or 4-year Degree from The University of Texas at El Paso
Transfer & Subsequent Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
7%
2%
3%
Enrolled at The University of Texas at El Paso
Enrolled at Another 2-year Institution
Enrolled at Another 4-year Institution
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Associate or 2-year Degree
Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
Enrolled
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Transfer Stacked Credentials model tracks a group of students who started at The University of Texas at El Paso in the Fall of 2012. The chart shows the highest degree earned for students in the group within 6 years. Click on the bar segments in the chart to see the breakout by type of degree earned (associate or bachelor’s degree) or institution (The University of Texas at El Paso, another 2-year school, or another 4-year school). The same group of students is included in the results for every year. To review the data for previous years for this group of students, click the “view detail data for graph” link.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who graduated with an associate or 2-year degree are represented by the red bar ().
    • Click on the red section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from The University of Texas at El Paso or from another institution.
  • Students who graduated with a bachelor’s or 4-year degree are represented by the green bar().
    • Click on the green section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from The University of Texas at El Paso or from another institution.
  • Students who are still enrolled are represented by the aqua bar ().
    • Click on the aqua section of the chart to see the proportion of students who are still enrolled at The University of Texas at El Paso, at another 2-year institution, or at another 4-year institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

The University of Texas at El Paso | Stacked Model

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENTS STARTING AT
THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO IN FALL 2012 BY SUMMER 2018
 
2012-13
 
2013-14
 
2014-15
 
2015-16
 
2016-17
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2017-18
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Associate or 2-year degree from The University of Texas at El Paso 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
+ Transfer & subsequent associate or 2-year degree 9% 13% 16% 18% 19% 20%
= Total Graduated: Associate or 2-year degree 9% 13% 16% 18% 19% 20%
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Bachelor's or 4-year degree from The University of Texas at El Paso 0% 11% 32% 44% 49% 52%
+ Transfer & subsequent bachelor's or 4-year degree 0% 0% 1% 2% 2% 1%
= Total Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year degree 0% 11% 33% 46% 51% 53%
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Enrolled at The University of Texas at El Paso 83% 63% 34% 19% 11% 7%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 5% 4% 4% 2% 2%
+ Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 6% 6% 5% 4% 3%
= Total Enrolled 84% 74% 44% 28% 17% 12%
Current Status Unknown 7% 2% 7% 8% 13% 15%