Sul Ross State University Rankings

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In the World#3769 of 14178
In North America#1078 of 2629
In the United States#1005 of 2528
In Texas#57 of 119
In Alpine#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
100%
Average ACT
17
Aid receiving
91%
Undergraduates
1,849
Graduates
557
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Sul Ross State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate100%99%100%
Applicants810378432
Admissions807376431
Freshmen enrolled full time223109114
Freshmen enrolled part time844

867 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

483 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
105 or 45%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 15
or below

75% of them
had 19
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Sul Ross State University are 15-19 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic1548 (65%)
White620 (26%)
Black or African American123 (5%)
Two or more races67 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown18 (0.8%)
Asian11 (0.5%)
Nonresident Alien6 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,571
Students receiving aid
91%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$6,140$3,900
Tuition in-state$6,140$3,900
Tuition out-of-state$18,590$11,370
Fee in-district$2,666$1,216
Fee in-state$2,666$1,216
Fee out-of-state$2,967$1,566

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity779
Combined charge for room and board$8,724
Room charge$5,390
Meal charge$3,334

Sul Ross State University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other74
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies5110
Kinesiology and Exercise Science3118
Educational Leadership and Administration, General37
Business Administration and Management, General2114
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services33
Psychology, General32
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management1217
Business & Commerce, General26
Education, General26
Biology & Biological Sciences, General201
History, General144
Animal Sciences, General107
Special Education and Teaching, General16
International Business & Trade & Commerce14
English Language and Literature, General13
Reading Teacher Education13
Geology & Earth Science, General64
Computer and Information Sciences, General10
General Studies9
Homeland Security27
Mathematics, General6
Public Administration4
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies3
Spanish Language and Literature3
Art & Art Studies, General3
Rhetoric and Composition3
Social Sciences, General2
Political Science and Government, General2
Music, General2
Natural Resources Management and Policy2
Industrial Technology & Technician2
Office Management and Supervision1
Chemistry, General1
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse1
Grand Total376211
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate25%20%31%
  • Full-time retention rate - 52%

Publications & Citations

Publications
354
Citations
4,421

Publication count by topic

Biology
124
Geology
51
Geography
31
Chemistry
22
Psychology
20
Medicine
15
Art
11
Environmental science
8
Mathematics
7
Sociology
6
Economics
6
Political science
5
History
5
Materials science
5
Engineering
4
Computer science
4
Physics
3
Business
3
Philosophy
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology1517780
Geography2260285
Business2567311
Biology28721,844
Art30032
Political science309036
Psychology3588307
Physics382964
Engineering3907100
Economics395530
Environmental science426637
Chemistry4274294
Sociology433112
Materials science487839
Computer science490478
Mathematics505127
Medicine551734

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990236
1991339
1992436
1993331
1994649
1995232
1996740
1997239
1998367
1999752
2000672
2001780
2002294
20032114
20048107
20054106
200615121
20077155
20089161
200916143
201012159
20119210
20125217
20135214
20148193
20156191
201618185
201721234
201814207
201931285
202025311

General info

Alternative namesSul Ross
Founded1917
WikipediaSul Ross State University
Colorsscarlet, gray
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer Sessions (May-August)
Total FTE staff401
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressHWY 90 East
Alpine, Texas, 79832
United States
City population6,000
Phone4328378011
Fax+1 (432) 837 8186

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