Hardin-Simmons University

Acceptance Rate 94.59 %
SAT Average 1,070
2023 Tuition & Fees $31,686
Student Population 1,937
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $19,949

Academic Overview

Hardin-Simmons University Campus, Abilene, TX
Hardin-Simmons University is a private (not-for-profit), four-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.
Hardin-Simmons University is affiliated with Baptist.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $31,686 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $15,074.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,937 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 94.59% and the graduation rate is 52% 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.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, HSU's tuition & fees is $31,686. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $15,074.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at HSU. The acceptance rate of HSU is 94.59% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 19.30%. The average graduation rate is 52% and the transfer-out rate is 42%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $19,949 and 100% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,937 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Hardin-Simmons University is 94.59 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Hardin-Simmons University is 52 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Hardin-Simmons University is 42 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Hardin-Simmons University is 63 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Hardin-Simmons University is 1,937
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Hardin-Simmons University is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $19,949 at Hardin-Simmons University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address2200 Hickory, Abilene, TX 79698-0001
Online Applicationhttps://www.hsutx.edu/admissions/apply-to-hsu/
Financial Aidhttps://www.hsutx.edu/tuition-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.hsutx.edu/tuition-aid/affording-hsu/net-price-calculator/
Disability Servicehttps://www.hsutx.edu/academics/academic-resources/disability-services/

Offered Degrees

HSU offers 91 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 Degree600
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree264
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship11
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:1,303)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,900)

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