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Southern Methodist University

School Profile

  • Southern Methodist UniversityPrivate Four-year University in Dallas, TX
  • Acceptance Rate: 50%
  • Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
  • United Methodist Church

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 6,240
First-year Undergraduate Students: 1,398
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 6,172
Graduate Students: 3,521

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Advertising
  • Bachelor of African-American Studies
  • Bachelor of Anthropology
  • Bachelor of Applied Economics
  • Bachelor of Art - General
  • Bachelor of Art History/Criticism/Conservation
  • Bachelor of Biochemistry
  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Business - General
  • Bachelor of Business Administration/Management
  • Bachelor of Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Computer Engineering - General
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Creative Writing
  • Bachelor of Dance
  • Bachelor of Drama/Theater Arts
  • Bachelor of Econometrics
  • Bachelor of Economics
  • Bachelor of Electrical/Communications Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering/Industrial Management
  • Bachelor of English Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science
  • Bachelor of European Studies
  • Bachelor of Film Studies
  • Bachelor of Finance/Banking
  • Bachelor of Financial Planning
  • Bachelor of Fine/Studio Arts
  • Bachelor of Foreign Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of French
  • Bachelor of Geology
  • Bachelor of Geophysics Seismology
  • Bachelor of German
  • Bachelor of German Studies
  • Bachelor of Hispanic-American Studies
  • Bachelor of History - General
  • Bachelor of Humanities
  • Bachelor of Information Sciences/Systems
  • Bachelor of International Relations
  • Bachelor of Italian
  • Bachelor of Italian Studies
  • Bachelor of Journalism
  • Bachelor of Latin American Studies
  • Bachelor of Management Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Management Science
  • Bachelor of Marketing Management
  • Bachelor of Mass Communications/Media Studies
  • Bachelor of Mathematics - General
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Medieval/Renaissance Studies
  • Bachelor of Music - General
  • Bachelor of Music - Piano/Organ
  • Bachelor of Music - Voice/Opera
  • Bachelor of Music Teacher Education
  • Bachelor of Music Theory/Composition
  • Bachelor of Music Therapy
  • Bachelor of Organizational Behavior Studies
  • Bachelor of Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Physics
  • Bachelor of Political Science/Government
  • Bachelor of Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Bachelor of Psychology - General
  • Bachelor of Public Policy Analysis
  • Bachelor of Public Relations
  • Bachelor of Radio/Television
  • Bachelor of Real Estate
  • Bachelor of Religion/Religious Studies
  • Bachelor of Russian
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences - General
  • Bachelor of Sociology
  • Bachelor of Spanish
  • Bachelor of Statistics
  • Certificate of Computer/Information Sciences - General

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees

Tuition

  • In-state tuition and fees: $35,160
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $35,160

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • SAT Reasoning Test/ACT: Required
  • TOEFL: required for international applicants
  • Minimum Paper-Based TOEFL score: 550
  • Minimum Computer-Based TOEFL score: 213

Athletics

Member: NCAA
Team name: Mustangs

Rankings

  • Ranked #62 National Universities
  • Ranked #36 Best Undergraduate Business Programs
  • Ranked #95 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs
  • Ranked #63 High School Counselor Rankings
  • Ranked #57 Best Business Schools
  • Ranked #23 Executive M.B.A.
  • Ranked #21 Part-time M.B.A.
  • Ranked #122 Best Engineering Schools
  • Ranked #78 Computer Engineering
  • Ranked #75 Electrical / Electronic / Communications
  • Ranked #93 Mechanical
  • Ranked #50 Best Law Schools
  • Ranked #41 Law Firms Rank Schools
  • Ranked #20 Part-time Law
  • Ranked #160 Biological Sciences
  • Ranked #110 Computer Science
  • Ranked #69 Earth Sciences
  • Ranked #72 Economics
  • Ranked #93 Fine Arts
  • Ranked #104 Math
  • Ranked #133 Physics
  • Ranked #53 Statistics
  • Ranked #22 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #56 Student Engagement and Accreditation

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Admissions Address

PO Box 750181
Dallas, TX 75275-0181
(214) 768-3417
(800) 323-0672
Fax: (214) 768-0202
enrol_serv@smu.edu
Contact: Ron Moss
Executive Director of Enrollment Services

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity more selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 59%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 59%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 8,239
Female applicants 4,652
Male applicants 3,587
Applicants accepted 4,899
Female applicants accepted 2,750
Male applicants accepted 2,149
Freshman enrollment 1,479
Female freshman enrollment 788
Male freshman enrollment 691
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list Yes
Applicants placed on wait list 1,058
Students accepting place on wait list 472
Students accepted from wait list 45

Fall 2010 High School Rank
Freshman students submitting high school class standing 46%

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA 100%
Average high school GPA 3.4
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 3-3.7
 

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 65%
SAT Critical Reading average score 615
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 560-670
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown
 
SAT Math average score 630
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 580-680
 
SAT Writing average score 610
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 560-660
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 57%
Average ACT Composite score 28
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 25-30
 
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 25-32
 
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 25-31
 

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