Austin College Rankings

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In the World#3771 of 14178
In North America#1079 of 2629
In the United States#1006 of 2528
In Texas#58 of 119
In Sherman#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
51%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
27
Avg. cost to attend
$23,824 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,294
Graduates
20
Male:Female Ratio
47:53
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Austin College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate51%49%53%
Applicants4,3601,9152,445
Admissions2,2369381,298
Freshmen enrolled full time378184194

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
255 or 67%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1110
or below

75% of them
had 1310
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Austin College are 1110-1310 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
155 or 41%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 24
or below

75% of them
had 29
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Austin College are 24-29 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White627 (48%)
Hispanic319 (24%)
Asian165 (13%)
Black or African American133 (10%)
Two or more races40 (3%)
Nonresident Alien15 (1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown7 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$23,824/year
Average aid awarded
$30,830
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$16,598
$30-48K$17,848
$48-75K$19,574
$75-110K$21,684
$110K+$28,847

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$40,970$47,980
Tuition in-state$40,970$47,980
Tuition out-of-state$40,970$47,980
Fee in-district$185$185
Fee in-state$185$185
Fee out-of-state$185$185

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,071
Combined charge for room and board$12,752
Room charge$5,900
Meal charge$6,852

Austin College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business & Commerce, General32
Biology & Biological Sciences, General29
Psychology, General24
Public Health, General19
Finance, General19
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other14
English Language and Literature, General14
Biochemistry13
History, General12
Political Science and Government, General10
Computer Science9
Secondary Education and Teaching9
Chemistry, General8
Environmental Studies7
Mathematics, General7
Spanish Language and Literature5
Creative Writing5
Economics, General5
Sociology4
Communication and Media Studies, Other4
Early Childhood Education and Teaching4
Physics, General3
International Business & Trade & Commerce3
International Economics3
Music, General3
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General3
French Language and Literature2
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General2
Art & Art Studies, General2
International Relations and Affairs2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General2
Philosophy2
Speech Teacher Education2
Spanish Language Teacher Education2
Religion & Religious Studies1
Anthropology1
German Language and Literature1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching1
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching1
Grand Total27019
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate72%67%78%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%

Publications & Citations

Publications
379
Citations
8,504

Publication count by topic

Psychology
45
Physics
40
Biology
29
Chemistry
28
History
27
Sociology
23
Political science
21
Medicine
20
Art
17
Mathematics
17
Philosophy
16
Geography
14
Environmental science
14
Economics
9
Computer science
9
Engineering
8
Business
7
Materials science
3
Geology
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History616336
Physics14682,857
Philosophy149930
Environmental science1975920
Political science2139137
Art21967
Psychology24471,205
Geography2526200
Sociology2634131
Economics2877162
Engineering3128252
Geology339229
Biology3493853
Business400946
Mathematics445768
Medicine4520168
Chemistry4786132
Materials science55117
Computer science593111

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990216
1991419
1992013
1993024
199457
199518
1996217
1997717
1998317
1999913
2000853
2001543
2002555
2003992
2004561
2005874
200616106
200712141
200814178
200911196
201020240
201113267
201216287
201314335
201425513
201516524
20169493
201711596
201814895
2019231112
2020131076

General info

Founded1849
WikipediaAustin College
MottoNil nisi per aspera
Nothing but the rough
Colorscrimson, gold
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff289
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address900 N Grand Ave
Sherman, Texas, 75090-4400
United States
City population39,000
Phone9038132000
Fax+1 (903) 813 3199

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