Student Population
Hardin Simmons University overview
Location Abilene, Texas
Online hsutx.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Hardin Simmons University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Abilene, Texas, Hardin Simmons University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,673 prospective students applied, and 1,368 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 457 enrolled in the school.  1,838 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 414 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $26,240 plus fees of $1,200. HSU is ranked 1006 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Hardin Simmons University overview
SAT 1080/1240
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.63
Applications Accepted
Hardin Simmons University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Hardin Simmons University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$1,200
Room and Board $8,420
Budget for Other Expenses$3,176
Total One Year Cost$39,836


Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
47% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Hardin Simmons University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 17%
Education 13%
Biology 9%
Health Professions 9%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=225247 IPEDS survey data for Hardin Simmons University.