The Graduate School
Top-Quality Master’s and PhD Programs from UT Tyler
Welcome to The Graduate School at The University of Texas at Tyler. Here you will find a committed community of faculty and students involved in both coursework and research that will enhance your skills in the marketplace, prepare you for new careers and challenges, contribute to your personal sense of accomplishment and growth, and spark your desire to discover. UT Tyler provides its graduate students with opportunities one would only expect at a small private university-but without private university tuition expenses.
The University of Texas at Tyler offers over 40 graduate degree and certificate programs, all designed with the adult student in mind. Most of our programs are available on a full- or part-time basis, and evening courses are available for the convenience of working professionals. We also offer a number of affordable online graduate degree programs for even greater flexibility.
Mission: To serve Northeast Texas and beyond by providing excellence in graduate education that fosters creative, impactful research, high quality scholastic achievement and professional development.
Vision: The Graduate School at the University of Texas at Tyler aspires to be a leader in graduate education.
- To encourage diversity to enhance inclusivity within the university.
- To be accountable for the appropriate use of university resources to support graduate students, initiatives, and programs.
- To establish, in partnership with the Graduate Council, university graduate policies, standards and procedures that define best practices for graduate programs.
- To pursue excellence in graduate education through creativity, innovation, and diligence.
The Graduate School Leadership Team
Steven Idell, MD, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President of Research and Dean of the Graduate School
Temple Chair of Pulmonary Fibrosis and Professor of Medicine
Kouider Mokhtari, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Research and Associate Dean of the Graduate School
Anderson-Vukelja-Wright Endowed Chair
Kent L. Willis, Ph.D.
Assistant Vice President, Research
Associate Dean, The Graduate School
Alecia Wolf, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, The Graduate School
Brittani Riley, MA, MS
Executive Director, Graduate Admissions
Important Announcement for Graduate Students Under the Age of 22
Effective January 2012, UT Tyler now requires proof of vaccination against bacterial meningitis.Read more
Information for International Admission information can be found in the International Students section of our website.Read more
Check the Financial Support section of our website for Financial Aid and Scholarship information.Read more