UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications

UT Tyler Online Programs Ranked Top 100 in Nation

January 26, 2021

Media Contact: Lucas Roebuck
Vice President for Marketing and Chief Communications Officer
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
903.566.7041

The University of Texas at Tyler online MBA and nursing graduate programs were honored by U.S. News and World Report this week as some of the best in the nation. The graduate nursing program was ranked 23rd and the MBA program was ranked 100th.

“The rankings from U.S. News affirm what our students already tell us,” said Amir Mirmiran, PhD, executive vice president for academic affairs and provost. “No matter whether online or face-to-face, our faculty continue to deliver UT-quality academics to their students.”

The UT Tyler Master of Science in Nursing degree is designed to meet the needs of the working professional with outstanding faculty support. Program concentrations include nursing administration; nursing education, nursing informatics, quality and safety; family nurse practitioner; and psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner.

UT Tyler’s online MBA programming offers the same high-quality content, student engagement and student/faculty interactions as the face-to-face environment. The latest technologies are used to ensure student success. Specialized tracks offered include healthcare management, marketing and cyber security, among others.

Also, the UT Tyler online Master of Education degree rose to a ranking of 108th this year, having ranked 128th in 2020. Options for this degree include curriculum and instruction, educational leadership, reading, special education and superintendent certification.

For more information about UT Tyler’s online offerings, visit uttyler.edu/online.

With a mission to improve educational and healthcare outcomes for East Texas and beyond, UT Tyler offers more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs to 10,000 students. Through its alignment with UT Health Science Center at Tyler and UT Health East Texas, UT Tyler has unified these entities to serve Texas with innovative medical research, medical education and excellent patient care. Classified by Carnegie as a doctoral research institution and by U.S. News & World Report as a national university, UT Tyler has campuses in Tyler, Longview, Palestine and Houston.