UT Tyler College of Business & Technology
Undergraduate Advising Frequently Asked Questions
What undergraduate degrees and majors are available through College of Business & Technology?
The CBT offers Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, as well as Bachelor of Science with majors in Human Resource Development and Industrial Technology, and the Bachelor of Arts in Applied Science.
How many and which courses will transfer from my previous college to The University of Texas at Tyler?
After the Admissions Office has received your transcript(s), the Registrar’s Office will process it to determine what requirements you have satisfied. This information is reflected on your PAR, Patriot Advisement Report, and may be applied on a College of Business & Technology degree plan by setting an appointment with an advisor. To schedule an appointment please call 903.566.7363.
What is a PAR?
The PAR is your Patriot Advisement Report. This, along with the degree plans provided by the CBT, will aid you in your academic career.
How often do I need to see my academic advisor?
After your initial advising appointment, the most you will meet with the advisor is once a year. We recommend requesting an updated degree plan the semester before you intend to graduate. For any additional questions please contact the CBT at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 903.566.7363.
How do I search and register for classes?
You can search and enroll in classes via myUTTyler . Just log in, select “Student Home Page”, then “Student Center”, and “Search for Classes” button in top right-hand corner. Now you can find the classes you are interested in by using the search options on this page. ITV classes are displayed via interactive television in Longview and Palestine. The corresponding section numbers for course location are as follows: .040 is Tyler, .041 is Longview, and .042 is Palestine. Be sure to enroll in the correct section.
How many hours can I take per semester?
You may take a maximum of 18 hours in the fall and spring semesters and a maximum of 12 hours during the summer. In order to exceed the maximum number of hours allowed you will need to request permission from the CBT. You may e-mail your request to email@example.com.
How do I know what classes are available online?
The classes that are available online have section numbers of “.060, .061, .560, .460” and are marked “TBA” in the fields where it normally states the day and time of the class.
How do I know what classes I need to take next semester?
Just follow your degree plan to determine what classes you have already satisfied and which ones you are lacking. Check the availability of those classes via myUTTyler and Rolling Schedules.
What is the Rolling Schedule?
Look at the rolling schedules to see if the classes you are interested in are to be offered in future semesters. Note: rolling schedules only provide estimates and course availability is subject to change.
Where can I find information about financial aid?
Please contact the Office of Financial Aid at 903.566.7180 or visit enrollment services.