Dixie State University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Dixie State University is a medium four-year, public school with 8,505 students enrolled. This school was established in 1911 and is one of the 5 schools and colleges located in Saint George, Utah.

Dixie State University is affiliated with Mormon Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
49
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at Dixie State University.

Dixie State University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 49 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
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. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Dixie State University is low at 58% (way below Utah average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Dixie State University is very low: 22%. Roughly 36% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Dixie State University is reasonably decent: 19:1. Learn more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,300
Medium
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median, about $12,500 per year. The additional fees at Dixie State University not covered by tuition are nearly $800; this comes to $13,300 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Dixie State University is $35.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Dixie State University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (435) 652-7500 or check Dixie State University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$1,600
Low
Dixie State University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Dixie State 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-
Unsafe
Dixie State University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 400 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is low - roughly $1,600 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Dixie State 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Dixie State University seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Dixie State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Dixie State University, 225 S 700 E, Saint George, Utah 84770-3876, USA
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