(Jan. 16, 2014) -- Seven graduate programs at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) are ranked among the Best Masters Ranking 2013-2014 by the Eduniversal International Scientific Committee. This is the third consecutive year the seven graduate programs have been included in the Top 100 programs in their categories.
The rankings were based on an annual survey of master's and M.B.A. programs in the top 1,000 business schools in 153 countries. Two programs received international recognition and five were recognized nationally:
North American ranking
The survey evaluates programs based on three criteria: 1. reputation of the program; 2. salary of the first employment of the graduates; and 3. satisfaction of the students.
"How pleased UTSA is that our seven programs have been selected again for this honor," said Dorothy Flannagan, UTSA vice provost and dean of the Graduate School.
UTSA engineering and business graduate programs are ranked No. 5 and No. 8 respectively for Hispanic students by Hispanic Business magazine. Additionally, Times Higher Education has ranked UTSA as one of the Top 100 universities under 50 years old for two consecutive years.
For more information about UTSA graduate programs, visit The Graduate School website.
The UTSA Women’s Studies Institute and Women’s Studies Program will feature film screenings, provide lectures and book readings that promote diversity and focus on achieving social justice and women’s empowerment.
Various locations, Main, Downtown and Hemisfair Campuses
The exhibition is a juried competition featuring recent work by UTSA undergraduate and graduate students. The selected works represent the full range of materials, methods, and techniques, ranging from traditional processes to contemporary digital photography and video.
Arts Building Main Art Gallery (ART 2.03.04), Main Campus
UTSA and the San Antonio Express-News will jointly host a town hall meeting where panelists will discuss various aspects of the broad topic of school funding in Texas. It's free and open to the public.
Buena Vista Street Building Theater (BVB 1.326), Downtown Campus
Annual memorial event honoring members of the UTSA community who passed away in the previous year.
Student Union Retama Auditorium (SU 2.02.02,) Main Campus
Amin Qutub, UTSA associate professor of biomedical engineering, will introduce the latest advances in science and technology illustrating how daily behaviors influence the ability of our brain cells to repair and regenerate, enabling a future that optimizes brain health.
McNay Art Museum, 6000 N. New Braunfels, San Antonio
UTSA faculty and staff are encouraged to share thoughts, experiences and ideas on inclusive excellence at UTSA.
Student Union Anaqua Room (SU 2.03.08), Main Campus
March Into Your Major is an event for students who are unsure of their major, have chosen a major but are not sure it’s the right fit for them or students who are confident of their choice of major but are unsure of what careers they can actually pursue with their major.
Convocation Center, Main Campus
As part of UTSA's 50th Anniversary celebration, Fred Schneider, computer science professor at Cornell University, will speak on Impediments to Incentivizing Cyber-security Investment." The lecture is free and open to the public.
Biosciences Building Loeffler Room (BSB 3.03.22), Main Campus
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