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Take Courses for UT Austin Credit

Learn About University Extension (UEX)

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Open Enrollment: Simply register and take a course

  • UT Austin admission is not required to register and earn credit.
  • UT Austin students already enrolled in a degree program can take UEX courses, too.

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Flexible Options

  • Self-paced online courses can be started anytime.
  • A variety of online course formats are offered each semester.
  • Classroom courses meet on campus, generally after 5 p.m.

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UT credit on your transcript

  • Courses are taught by UT Austin or UT Austin-approved instructors.
  • Credit is transferable and courses appear on an official university transcript.
  • UEX does not grant degrees, but courses can count towards degree programs.