OnRamps by the Numbers
OnRamps has served 33,105 unique students in 2019-2020—up from 166 in our inaugural academic year of 2012-2013. More than 50% are first-generation.
Semester Credit Hours
As of May 2019, OnRamps awarded more than 67,000 semester credit hours, and 90% of eligible students earned college credit.
13 high-quality courses across STEM, Arts, and the Humanities are designed and overseen by UT Austin Faculty—with an emphasis on innovative pedagogy and aligned college experiences.
In 2019-2020, OnRamps has partnered with 348 Texas high schools in 175 districts to help support their recruitment, retention, and accountability strategies.
Professional Learning Hours
In their first year with OnRamps, teachers receive more than 80 hours of professional learning and development. In 2019-2020, new teachers have received a combined 59,199 hours.
Statewide Cost Savings
In 2018-2019, OnRamps has saved Texas students more than $23 million in course fees—not including textbook and supplies (as based on average higher education institutions cost).