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About Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University is a Private, 4 years college located in Dallas, Texas.
It has a total enrollment of 12,373 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Southern Methodist University is 53.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Southern Methodist University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Address6425 Boaz St, Dallas, TX 75275-0221
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School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Southern Methodist University is 53.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 23.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate53.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)23.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$60
Graduate Application Fees$75

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Southern Methodist University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $58,540 for undergraduate students.. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $47,478.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$58,540
Graduate Tuition & Fees$47,478

Student Population

At Southern Methodist University, total 12,373 are attending classes. Among them, 3,213 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. SMU has 6,827 students and the graduate school has 5,546 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students12,373
Undergraduate Students6,827
Graduate Students5,546
Online Enrollment3,213

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs207 Programs
Number of online programs21 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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