Saint Edward's University Rankings

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In the World#2249 of 14178
In North America#696 of 2629
In the United States#636 of 2528
In Texas#40 of 119
In Austin#2 of 9

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
88%
Average SAT
1153
Average ACT
25
Avg. cost to attend
$28,214 /y
Aid receiving
97%
Undergraduates
3,443
Graduates
533
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Saint Edward's University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate88%88%88%
Applicants5,6721,9153,757
Admissions5,0031,6943,309
Freshmen enrolled full time695265430
Freshmen enrolled part time22

70 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

127 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
423 or 61%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1060
or below

75% of them
had 1245
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Saint Edward's University are 1060-1245 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
265 or 38%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 22
or below

75% of them
had 28
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Saint Edward's University are 22-28 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic1728 (44%)
White1483 (37%)
Nonresident Alien241 (6%)
Black or African American188 (5%)
Asian121 (3%)
Two or more races112 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown70 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native8 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander7 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$28,214/year
Average aid awarded
$31,567
Students receiving aid
97%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$19,126
$30-48K$20,024
$48-75K$23,929
$75-110K$27,753
$110K+$35,203

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$46,690$28,980
Tuition in-state$46,690$28,980
Tuition out-of-state$46,690$28,980
Fee in-district$500$150
Fee in-state$500$150
Fee out-of-state$500$150

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,758
Combined charge for room and board$14,004
Room charge$8,554
Meal charge$5,450

Saint Edward's University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General7559
Psychology, General86
Communication, General81
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor51
Biology & Biological Sciences, General49
Kinesiology and Exercise Science46
Accounting3012
Organizational Leadership136
Finance, General37
Marketing & Marketing Management, General36
Neurobiology and Behavior35
International & Global Studies34
Political Science and Government, General33
International Business & Trade & Commerce31
Writing, General31
Computer Science23
English & Language Arts Teacher Education21
Environmental Studies21
Graphic Design20
Economics, General19
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia18
Game and Interactive Media Design18
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies18
Social Work16
Criminology16
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies16
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General15
Computer and Information Sciences, General12
Forensic Science and Technology11
Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Other11
History, General10
Mathematics, General10
Acting9
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other8
General Studies8
Art & Art Studies, General8
Chemistry, General8
English Language and Literature, General8
Sociology8
Special Education and Teaching, General7
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other6
Theology & Theological Studies6
Natural Resources Management and Policy, Other6
Biochemistry5
Photography5
Bioinformatics4
Philosophy4
Public Administration4
History Teacher Education3
Human Services, General3
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other3
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies2
Spanish Language and Literature2
Forensic Chemistry2
Social Studies Teacher Education1
Environmental Chemistry1
Organizational Communication, General1
English Language and Literature & Letters, Other1
Spanish Language Teacher Education1
Mathematics Teacher Education1
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General1
Art Teacher Education1
Grand Total982183
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate64%56%69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
729
Citations
10,398

Publication count by topic

Psychology
132
Computer science
82
Biology
77
Sociology
76
Political science
46
Business
41
Mathematics
31
Chemistry
28
Philosophy
23
Medicine
23
Economics
21
Engineering
20
History
19
Environmental science
16
Art
13
Geography
12
Physics
4
Geology
1
Materials science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History143544
Philosophy164923
Business1795847
Sociology1857416
Psychology20332,123
Political science2237123
Biology23753,580
Mathematics2644745
Geography2890127
Economics2958142
Computer science3329525
Geology338230
Engineering3412181
Environmental science395866
Medicine4419192
Physics449618
Chemistry4524199
Materials science57183

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990221
1991623
1992332
1993141
1994426
1995641
1996226
1997440
1998438
1999438
2000669
2001966
20021948
20031672
20042298
20059120
200617113
200718178
200824293
200931377
201027399
201124490
201229574
201341547
201435641
201539657
201643681
201734766
201851757
2019491033
2020591088

General info

Alternative namesSt. Edward's University
SEU
St. Edward's
Founded1885
WikipediaSt. Edward's University
MottoTake On Your World
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff711
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address3001 S Congress Ave
Austin, Texas, 78704-6489
United States
City population913,000
Phone5124488400
Fax+1 (512) 464 8877

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