Sul Ross State University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Sul Ross State University is a small four-year, public school with 2,970 students enrolled. This college was established in 1917 and is the only college located in Alpine, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
36
Fair
1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are offered at Sul Ross State University.

SRSU implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 36 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, General Studies, Criminal Justice, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
59%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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.

The student retention rate at Sul Ross State University is low at 59% (below Texas average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Sul Ross State University is very low: 29%. Nearly 38% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Sul Ross State University is pretty decent - 15:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,400
High
Average tuition price is slightly high - around $13,600 per year. The additional fees at SRSU beyond tuition are roughly $1,800, which comes to a total of $15,400 per year.

Read the details about Sul Ross 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



Acceptance
Rate
80%
Easy
According to recent data, 1,143 applications were submitted and 914 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Sul Ross State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,800
Medium
Sul Ross State University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at SRSU, 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
Sul Ross State University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 900 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: nearly $4,800 annually.

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

Sul Ross State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Sul Ross State University, HWY 90 East, Alpine, Texas 79832, USA
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