Hardin-Simmons University: Ranking & Review

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Top 33%

Hardin-Simmons University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate82%82%81%
Applicants1,673780893
Admissions1,368643725
Enrolled undergraduates457219238
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,2521,0791,173

516 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores246
Percent of students submitting SAT scores54%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
545
Math
540

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores317
Percent of students submitting ACT scores69%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
20
ACT Math
20

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programConsidered but not required
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Hardin-Simmons University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$39,836$39,836
Off-campus$39,836$39,836
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,420 and other expenses per full academic year.

Hardin-Simmons University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,053 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$26,240$26,240
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,200$1,200
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$800$800
Tuition for Full-time graduates$13,500$13,500
Fees for full-time graduates$1,200$1,200
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$750$750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4647194
Health Professions and Related Programs42182989
Education392059
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies281644
Theology and Religious Vocations1518336
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3131
Social Sciences2323
Psychology2323
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1818
History16117
Visual and Performing Arts12315
Public Administration and Social Service Professions88
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs88
Physical Sciences77
Mathematics and Statistics156
English Language and Literature & Letters325
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services55
Natural Resources and Conservation55
Philosophy and Religious Studies22
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total32713533495

A total of 327 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Hardin-Simmons University.

At the master's and doctor's level 168 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate51%43%59%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%

General info

Alternative namesHardin-Simmons
HSU
Founded1891
MottoAn Education Enlightened by Faith
Religious affiliationBaptist
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff375
Instructional FTE165
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.hsutx.edu
Address2200 Hickory
Abilene, Texas, 79698-0001
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population117,000
Phone3256701000
Fax+1 (915) 670 1267

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