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  • UNT Dallas provisional accreditation

    2015: UNT Dallas College of Law files for provisional accreditation

    UNT Dallas College of Law files application for provisional accreditation from the American Bar Association for 2016.

  • Bob Mong named UNT Dallas president

    2015: Bob Mong named UNT Dallas President

    UNT Dallas names former Editor-in-Chief of the Dallas Morning News, Bob Mong, as President.

  • UNTHSC and TCU to create MD school

    2015: UNTHSC and TCU to create MD school

    UNT Health Science Center announces memorandum of understanding to create a new MD school in Fort Worth in conjunction with TCU. The new school will accept its first class in 2018.

  • UNT Dallas College of Law

    2014: UNT Dallas College of Law admits first class

    UNT Dallas College of Law admits its first class consisting of 150 students.

  • UNT System College of Pharmacy

    2014: College of Pharmacy program awarded Candidate Status

    The UNT System College of Pharmacy's Doctor of Pharmacy program is awarded Candidate Status by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).

  • Dr. Neal Smatresk

    2013: UNT names Dr. Smatresk as President

    University of North Texas names Dr. Neal Smatresk as President.

  • UNT System College of Pharmacy

    2013: College of Pharmacy admits first class

    UNT System College of Pharmacy admits first class.

  • UNT Dallas

    2013: UNT Dallas awarded accreditation

    The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) grants accreditation to UNT Dallas to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees.

  • Dr. Michael Williams

    2013: UNTHSC names Dr. Williams as President

    Former UNT System Regent and UNT Health Science Center alumnus Dr. Michael Williams is named President of UNTHSC.

  • Governor Rick Perry

    2011 Texas Gov. Perry helps establish College of Pharmacy

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry signs HB 4 establishing the UNT System College of Pharmacy.