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Stoodnt Assessment

19% of undergraduates are members of a minority group. There are students from all 50 states and the District of Columbia. More than 300 SMU students (5% of the student population) report a foreign country as their place of residence. The largest number of international students come from China, India, Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom and South Africa. SMU's female to male ratio is approximately 1:1 and its student-faculty ratio is 11:1. The average age of undergraduate students is 20, while that of graduate and professional students is 31. Among students reporting a religious affiliation, 25% are Catholic and 17% are Methodist. Other represented religions include Judaism, Hinduism, Islam, and Sikhism

SAT/ACTRequired
%of students whose need was fully met0
College rating
Global Brand US Brand Corporate Reputation Engineering Program Liberal Arts Program Business Programs Graduate Programs
3 5 5 3 5 3 3
Student Information
Total Men Women
Applications 12,080 5,238 6,842
Admitted 6,125 2,745 3,380
Enrolled 1,428 692 736
Student Diversity
Category Men Women
African American 338 324
Asian 360 335
White 3,581 3,234
Hispanic 526 555
International(Men & Women)% 11 -
Academic stats (SAT)
SAT Section Score Range
Critical Reading 600 - 690
Math 620 - 700
Writing 590 - 680
Total Score 1810 - 2070
Expenses
Fee In-State Out of State
Tuition $69,982.50 $69,982.50
Financial Aid
Aid/Loan No of students receiving aids Percent of students receiving aids Total amount of receiving aids Average amount of receiving aids
Fedral/State/Local Aid 4,417 71% $106,895,073.00 $24,201.00
Pell Grant Aid 1,084 17% $4,416,031.00 $4,074.00
Fedral Student Loan 2,029 32% $14,212,984.00 $7,005.00
Key Programs Offered in Under Graduate
  • Architecture, Planning and Environment
    • Environmental Studies
    • Environmental Science
    • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Arts, Humanities and Languages
    • Latin American Studies
    • Italian Studies
    • African-American/Black Studies
    • and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican
    • Music Teacher Education
    • German Language and Literature
    • French Language and Literature
    • Italian Language and Literature
    • Spanish Language and Literature
    • General English Language and Literature
    • Creative Writing
    • Philosophy
    • Religion/Religious Studies
    • General Psychology
    • General Dance
    • Other Design and Applied Arts
    • General Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
    • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
    • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
    • General Fine/Studio Arts
    • Criticism and Conservation Art History
    • General Music
    • General Music Performance
    • Music Theory and Composition
    • Keyboard Instruments
    • Voice and Opera
    • General History
  • Media and Communication
    • Journalism
    • Public Relations/Image Management
    • Advertising
  • Engineering and Technology
    • Computer Science
    • General Engineering
    • General Civil Engineering
    • General Computer Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
    • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Operations Research
    • Engineering/Industrial Management
  • Math and Sciences
    • General Studies
    • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
    • Other Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    • General Biology/Biological Sciences
    • Biochemistry
    • General Mathematics
    • General Statistics
    • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
    • International/Global Studies
    • Other Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
    • General Chemistry
    • General Geology/Earth Science
    • Geophysics and Seismology
    • General Physics
    • General Public Policy Analysis
    • International Policy Analysis
  • Medical and Health Services
    • Music Therapy/Therapist
  • Business
    • General Business Administration and Management
    • Accounting
    • General Finance
    • Financial Planning and Services
    • General Management Information Systems
    • General Marketing/Marketing Management
    • Real Estate
    • Insurance
Key Programs Offered in Graduate (Masters)
  • Architecture, Planning and Environment
    • Environmental Science
  • Arts, Humanities and Languages
    • Bilingual and Multilingual Education
    • Music Teacher Education
    • Other Education
    • Facilities Planning and Management
    • General English Language and Literature
    • Religion/Religious Studies
    • Religious/Sacred Music
    • Theology/Theological Studies
    • Divinity/Ministry
    • General Psychology
    • Clinical Psychology
    • General Dance
    • General Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
    • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
    • General Fine/Studio Arts
    • Criticism and Conservation Art History
    • and Theory Music History, Literature
    • General Music Performance
    • Music Theory and Composition
    • Conducting
    • Keyboard Instruments
    • Voice and Opera
    • Fine and Studio Arts Management
    • General History
  • Media and Communication
    • Advertising
    • Video Graphics and Special Effects Animation, Interactive Technology
  • Engineering and Technology
    • Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
    • Computer Science
    • Other Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management
    • General Engineering
    • General Civil Engineering
    • General Computer Engineering
    • Computer Software Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
    • Engineering Science
    • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Systems Engineering
    • Manufacturing Engineering
    • Operations Research
    • Telecommunications Technology/Technician
    • Engineering/Industrial Management
  • Legal Studies
    • Programs for Foreign Lawyers
    • American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence
    • Tax Law/Taxation
  • Math and Sciences
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
    • General Studies
    • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
    • General Biology/Biological Sciences
    • Computational Mathematics
    • General Statistics
    • Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
    • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
    • Sustainability Studies
    • General Chemistry
    • General Geology/Earth Science
    • Geophysics and Seismology
    • General Physics
  • Medical and Health Services
    • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
    • Music Therapy/Therapist
  • Business
    • General Business Administration and Management
    • Accounting
    • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
    • General Finance
    • Financial Planning and Services
    • General Management Information Systems
    • General Marketing/Marketing Management
    • Real Estate
    • Taxation
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