Abilene is a city located in west central Texas. As of the last U.S. census the population of Abilene was 117,063. It is the central city of the Abilene Metropolitan Area which has a population of roughly 160,000 people. It is also the home of Dyess Air Force base. There are several universities located in Abilene, including Abilene Christian University, McMurray University and Hardin-Simmons University. Review brief profiles for each university below.
Abilene Christian University
ACU Box 29000
Abilene, TX 79699
Fax: (325) 674-2130
Abilene Christian University reports a total enrollment of 4,500+ students and offers Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degrees and degree completion programs.
South 14th and Sayles Boulevard
McMurry Station, Box 278
Abilene, TX 79697-0001
Fax: (325) 793-4701
McMurry University reports a total enrollment of 1,500+ students and offers Bachelor’s degrees and degree completion programs.
PO Box 16050
Abilene, TX 79698-0001
Fax: (325) 671-2115
Hardin-Simmons University reports a total enrollment of 2,200+ students and offers Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degrees and degree completion programs.
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