Hardin-Simmons University

Acceptance Rate 84 %
SAT Average 1,057
Tuition & Fees $31,364
Student Population 2,344
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $15,791

Academic Overview

Hardin-Simmons University Campus, Abilene, TX
Hardin-Simmons University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Abilene, Texas. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $31,364 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,344 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 84% and the graduation rate is 51% last year.
The salary after graduation from Hardin-Simmons University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Hardin-Simmons University are $31,364. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $14,320 on average.
Hardin-Simmons University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at HSU. The acceptance rate of HSU is 84% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 26%. The average graduation rate is 51% and the transfer-out rate is 44%. The average received amount of financial aid is $15,791 and 94% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,344 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Hardin-Simmons University is 84 %.
Graduation Rate for Hardin-Simmons University is 51 %
Transfer-out Rate for Hardin-Simmons University is 44 %
Retention Rate for Hardin-Simmons University is 68 %
Student Population for Hardin-Simmons University is 2,344
Student to Faculty Rate for Hardin-Simmons University is 12 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $15,791 at Hardin-Simmons University.

Offered Degrees

HSU offers 105 major programs through online and on-site education where 5 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree700
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree285
Post Master's Degree20
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship20
Doctor's degree - professional practice20

Special Learning Opportunities

Hardin-Simmons University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,311)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,000)

Veterans Benefits

Hardin-Simmons University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges