Southern Utah University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

351 West Center Street

Cedar City, UT 84720

(435) 586-7740

Fax: (435) 865-8223



Contact: Stephen Allen

Director of Admissions
Main Address

351 West Center Street

Cedar City, UT 84720

(435) 586-7700

www.suu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 6,784

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,244

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,434

Graduate enrollment: 732

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 72%


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business B
Agriculture – General B,C
Animal Husbandry A
Horse Husbandry/Equine Science A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Finance/Banking B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Technology A

Construction Trades

Carpentry A
Construction Site Management B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Drama/Dance Teacher Education B
Education – General B
Education of Learning Disabled B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Family/Consumer Sciences – Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
German Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Special Education B
Speech Teacher Education B
Technology/Industrial Arts Education B
Trade/Industrial Education B

Engineering

Chemical Engineering A
Civil Engineering A
Computer Engineering – General A
Electrical/Communications Engineering A
Engineering – General A,B
Engineering Science B
Environmental Engineering A
Materials Engineering A
Mechanical Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A
Civil Drafting/Civil Engineering C
Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Engineering Technology – General B
GIS technology C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development A
Family/Consumer Sciences – General B
Human Nutrition B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) B
Nursing – Practical A
Nursing Assistance C
Pre-Physical Therapy B
Pre-allied health B
Pre-medical technology B
Premedicine B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A
Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forestry – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Geology B

Precision Production Trades

CabinetmakingMillwork A

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration C

Security & Protective Services

Police Science A,B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology 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.

Southern Utah University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(435) 586-7700
Website:https://www.suu.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.suu.edu/prostu/apply.html
Address:351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, UT 84720
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:9,299
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):41%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,561 (49% 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:$6,530
Out-of-state Tuition:$19,810
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:96%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$7,486

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Southern Utah University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Southern Utah University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services52
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Construction Trades11
Education1111
Engineering11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
English Language and Literature/Letters21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
Health Professions and Related Programs2
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies21
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences24
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts71
Grand total68548

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Southern Utah University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Education11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total1257

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Southern Utah 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$6,530
Out-of-state$19,810
Books and supplies$1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,036
Out-of-state$23,617

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,34096%
Grant or scholarship aid1,26790%$7,486
Student loan aid84460%$3,906

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,82960%$7,184
Federal student loans2,65633%$6,858

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Southern Utah 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 Southern Utah University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants10,5734,8815,692
Percent admitted100%70%74%
Percent admitted who enrolled14%11%17%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

Southern Utah University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment9,299
Undergraduate enrollment8,407
Graduate enrollment892

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

Southern Utah University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation
    • Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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