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History of University of North Texas

UNT was founded in 1890. It was founded by Joshua C. Chilton. The mascot of the university is the eagle. The colors of UNT are green, white, and black. UNT changed their name many times. They changed it seven times.


-1890 Texas Normal College and Teachers' Training Institute
-1894 North Texas Normal College
-1901 North Texas State Normal College
-1923 North Texas State Teachers College
-1949 North Texas State College
-1961 North Texas State University
-1988 University of North Texas

UNT also had many presidents throughout the years.

-Joshua C. Chilton (1890–1893)

-John J. Crumley (1893–1894)
-Menter B. Terrill (1894–1901)
-J.S. Kendall (1901–1906)
-W.H. Bruce (1906–1923)
-Robert L. Marquis (1923–1934)
-W.J. McConnell (1934–1951)
-J.C. Matthews (1951–1968)
-John J. Kamerick (1968–1970)
-John L. Carter, Jr. (acting, 1970–1971)
-C.C. Nolen (1971–1979)
-John L. Carter, Jr. (acting, 1979–1980)
-Frank E. Vandiver (1980–1981)
-Howard W. Smith Jr. (ad interim, 1981–1982)
-Alfred F. Hurley (1982–2000)
-Norval F. Pohl (2000–2006)
-Gretchen M. Bataille (2006–2010)
-Phillip C. Diebel (ad interim, 2010)
-V. Lane Rawlins (2010-2014)
-Neal Smatresk (2014-present)

Description of University of North Texas

  • UNT is a public college.
  • UNT is a co-ed college.
  • The location is in Denton about 40 miles north of Dallas and Fort Worth.
  • The campus is 900 acres with 168 buildings and a Discover Park. They also have a 300 acres research facility.

Majors

  • The majors that they offer are...
  • Accounting
  • Acting
  • Advertising
  • Air Force ROTC
  • Army ROTC
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Arts and Sciences
  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Applied Technology and Performance Improvement
  • Archaeology
  • Art History
  • Athletics
  • Aviation Logistics
  • Bilingual and English as a Second Language - Teacher Certification
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Business Integrated Studies
  • Campus Life
  • Career Services
  • Ceramics
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Design
  • Communication Studies
  • Composition (College of Music)
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Engineering Technology
  • Converged Broadcast Media
  • Credit by Examination
  • Criminal Justice
  • Cultural Programs and Services
  • Dance
  • Decision Sciences
  • Dentistry
  • Development and Family Studies
  • Digital Retailing
  • Disability Accommodation
  • Drawing and Painting
  • Ecology for Environmental Science
  • Economics (College of Arts & Sciences)
  • Economics (College of Business)
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Elementary, Middle School and Secondary Education
  • Emergency Administration and Planning
  • Engineering
  • English
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Fashion Design
  • Fibers
  • Film
  • Finance
  • Financial Services
  • Fitness & rec sports
  • Forensic Science
  • Fraternities and sororities
  • French
  • General, Choral and Instrumental Music (teacher preparation)
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • German
  • Health Promotion
  • Health-Related Preprofessional Programs
  • History
  • Home Furnishings Merchandising
  • Honors College
  • Hospitality Management
  • Information Science
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Instrumental Performance
  • Insurance
  • Integrative Studies
  • Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies
  • Interdisciplinary Minors
  • African American Studies
  • Asian Studies
  • Classical Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Mexican American Studies
  • Peace Studies
  • Interior Design
  • International Studies
  • Internships
  • Jazz Studies
  • Journalism
  • Keyboard Performance
  • Kinesiology (Physical Education)
  • Leadership, Mentoring and Study Skills
  • LGBT Studies
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Linguistics
  • Marketing
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical and Energy Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Medicine
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Merchandising
  • Metalsmithing and Jewelry
  • Music (Bachelor of Arts program)
  • Music Education
  • Music Theory
  • National Student Exchange
  • New Media Art
  • News Writing
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Photojournalism
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Law information
  • Printmaking
  • Professional and Technical Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Psychology
  • Radio, Television and Film
  • Real Estate
  • Recreation, Event and Sport Management
  • Rehabilitation Studies
  • Religious Studies
  • Risk, Insurance and Financial Services
  • Sculpture
  • Seminary
  • Social Science
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology
  • Student Employment
  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Certification Programs
  • Elementary, Middle School and Secondary Education
  • Math, Science and Computer Science alternative certification
  • Television
  • Texas Academy of Mathematics & Science
  • Theatre
  • Veterinary
  • Visual Arts and Design
  • Visual Art Studies (teacher preparation)
  • Vocal Performance
  • Women's and Gender Studies
  • World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Degrees

The degrees that they offer are.....

  • Doctoral Degree
  • Masters Degree
  • Bachelors Degree