Dixie State University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

225 South 700 East

St. George, UT 84770-3876

(435) 652-7708

(888) 462-3494

Fax: (435) 656-4005

Contact: Brandon Boulter

Director of Admissions
Main Address

225 South 700 East

St. George, UT 84770-3876

(435) 652-7500

dixie.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 6,086

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,431

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,193

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 69%

Open admission, but with selective admission to some programs

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 57%


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Web/Multimedia Design C

Education

Biology Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education A
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B

Engineering

Engineering – General A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Hygiene A,B
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Nursing (RN) A,B
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Phlebotomy C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Integrated studies B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Aviation Management B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Dixie State University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (435) 652-7500
Website: dixie.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://apply.dixie.edu/apply/
Address: 225 S University Avenue, Saint George, UT 84770-3876
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 9,950
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 20%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 7,220 (73% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,253
Out-of-state Tuition: $15,051
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,468

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Dixie State University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Dixie State University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 553
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 42
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 22
Education 118
Engineering 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 684
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 211
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 22
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 1
Visual and Performing Arts 4
Grand total 232037

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Dixie State University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $5,253
Out-of-state $15,051
Books and supplies $950

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $7,796
Out-of-state $18,596

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,847 90%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,718 84% $5,468
Student loan aid 634 31% $4,824

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 5,499 57% $5,765
Federal student loans 2,488 26% $6,065

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Dixie State University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Dixie State University students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Dixie State University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 9,950
Undergraduate enrollment 9,928
Graduate enrollment 22

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Dixie State University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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