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Experiential Education

Learn By Doing

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Experiential education allows students to use the theories and skills gained in the classroom to solve real-world problems, giving them an edge on the competition for jobs and graduate school.

Learn Effectively

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UT emphasizes active learning in the classroom and field research outside it, allowing students to act on what they have learned. Students who learn by doing, learn more effectively.

  • 40

    Different Kinds of Experiential Learning

    Students who learn by doing more effectively.
  • 1,000

    Internships Opportunities

    Gain valuable work experience and connections.
  • 17:1

    Students to Faculty

    Get personalized attention from Ph.D.-level faculty.
  • 1,000

    Study Abroad Programs

    Located in 60 countries. Explore the world!

Quality Enhancement Plan

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Learning by Doing: Inquiry-based Experiential Education is a campus-wide initiative to increase the practical and real-world opportunities for UT students. The initiative satisfies a requirement of UT’s accrediting agency, the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges.