Arlington, TX Area Scholarships

Arlington is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, located in Tarrant County. It is part of the Mid-Cities region of the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area, approximately 12 miles (19 km) east of downtown Fort Worth and 20 miles (32 km) west of downtown Dallas.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau's estimate, the city had a population of 396,394 in 2017, making it the third-largest municipality in the metropolitan area. Arlington is the forty-eighth-most populous city in the United States, the seventh-most populous city in the state of Texas, and the largest city in the state that is not a county seat.

Arlington is home to the University of Texas at Arlington, a major urban research university, the Arlington Assembly plant used by General Motors, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission Region IV, Texas Health Resources, American Mensa, and D. R. Horton. Additionally, Arlington hosts the Texas Rangers at the Globe Life Park, the Dallas Cowboys at the AT&T Stadium, the Dallas Wings at the College Park Center, the International Bowling Campus (which houses the United States Bowling Congress, International Bowling Museum and the International Bowling Hall of Fame), and the theme parks Six Flags Over Texas (the original Six Flags) and Hurricane Harbor.

Arlington borders Kennedale, Grand Prairie, Mansfield and Fort Worth, and surrounds the smaller communities of Dalworthington Gardens and Pantego.

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Schools in and around Arlington, TX

The University of Texas at Arlington
Four or more years; Public; $22,742 average out-state tuition; $7,542 average in-state tuition
ITT Technical Institute-Arlington
Four or more years; Private for profit; $17,748 average out-state tuition; $17,748 average in-state tuition
Arlington Baptist University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $12,150 average out-state tuition; $12,150 average in-state tuition
Ogle School Hair Skin Nails-Arlington
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Regency Beauty Institute-Arlington
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Brightwood College-Arlington
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
CCI Training Center-Arlington
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit