Southern Utah University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Southern Utah University is a medium four-year, public school with 8,300 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1897 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Cedar City, Utah.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
74
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at Southern Utah University.

Southern Utah University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 74 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, General Studies, Accounting and Finance, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
66%
The student retention rate at Southern Utah University is relatively low at 66% (close to Utah average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Southern Utah University is low - 43%.

Student to faculty ratio at Southern Utah University is reasonably decent -- 21:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,100
Average tuition charges are fairly high - around $16,400 per year. The additional fees at Southern Utah University beyond tuition are approximately $700; which comes to a total of $17,100 a year.

Read the details about Southern Utah University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
57%
As reported in recent government data, 6,375 applications were submitted and 3,655 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

Southern Utah University might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Southern Utah University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,900
Southern Utah University offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Southern Utah University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Southern Utah University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 800 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, about $2,900 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Southern Utah University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Southern Utah University appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Southern Utah University Location and Maps



Post Address: Southern Utah University, 351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, Utah 84720, USA
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