#22 Best Private Colleges in Texas

University of the Incarnate Word

San Antonio, Texas

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Student Population
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Location San Antonio, Texas
Online uiw.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
University of the Incarnate Word overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in San Antonio, Texas, University of the Incarnate Word is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 8,999 prospective students applied, and 8,479 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 966 enrolled in the school.  6,170 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,338 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $31,800 plus fees of $1,300. UIW is ranked 739 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2023 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



UIW is rated within the lower 40% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
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SAT 920/1160
ACT 17/23
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jun 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of the Incarnate Word
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$1,300
Room and Board $13,122
Budget for Other Expenses$3,190
Total One Year Cost$50,812

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
43% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of the Incarnate Word students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 43%
Health Professions 9%
Biology 8%
Education 7%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%

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