Southern Utah University

351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, UT 84720
Southern Utah University is a public higher education institution that resides in Cedar City, Utah.

Programs available at Southern Utah University include associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees and also offers certificate programs in more than 39 fields of study and 72 academic disciplines. It is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and has specialized accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Dual credit, distance learning and study abroad programs are available at this school. Life experience and Advanced Placement (AP) can be used as credit towards a degree and on-campus day care is provided.

With approximately 7,760 full-time students on its main campus it is the 9th largest school in Utah.


General Information

Main Phone: (435) 586 -7700 Website: www.suu.edu/
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 389
School Type: Public- 4-year or above Affiliation: None
Size: Medium (5,000 - 10,000 students) Undergraduates: 7,178
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 592
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: 76%
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: Yes
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1

Admissions

Application Fee: $ 45


Admission Requirements

Required Recommended
High School Diploma or Equivalent
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
TOEFL
Standardized Test Scores

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 460 580
SAT Math 450 560
ACT Composite 19 26
ACT English 19 26
ACT Math 18 25

Acceptance Rate

Total
Applied 4,218
Accepted 3,224
Acceptance Rate 76%
Enrolled 1,364

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 78% Full-time 22% Part-time
Graduate Attendance Status 22% Full-time 78% Part-time
Student Gender 44% Men 56% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

86% White 1% American Indian/Alaska Native
1% Black or African American 0% Multiracial
4% Hispanic/Latino 1% Asian/Oriental
1% Polynesian/Pacific Island 6% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 57% $ 5,069
Local Grant 42% $4,784
Institutional Grant 54% $ 3,548
Student Loans 67% $ 3,856

Majors & Degrees


Agriculture Operations and Sciences

Agricultural Production

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Animal Livestock Husbandry and Production - 1 - - -

Agriculture

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Agriculture - - 15 - -

Communication and Journalism

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Speech Communication and Rhetoric - - 59 11 -

Computer Information Sciences

Computer and Information Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer and Information Sciences - - 7 - -

Computer Science

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Science - - 6 - -

Engineering

Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
General Engineering - 1 - - -

Engineering Science

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Engineering Science - - 12 - -

Education

Teacher Education and Professional Development

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Elementary Education and Teaching - - 99 - -

Special Education and Teaching

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Special Education and Teaching - - 2 - -

Education

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Education and Teaching - - - 256 -

Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching - - 47 - -
English Teacher Education - - 5 - -
Business Teacher Education - - 5 - -
Music Teacher Education - - 4 - -
Mathematics Teacher Education - - 15 - -
Family and Home Economics Teacher Education - - 1 - -
Social Science Teacher Education - - 16 - -
Biology Teacher Education - - 3 - -
Art Teacher Education - - 3 - -
Spanish Language Teacher Education - - 4 - -
General Science Teacher Education - - 1 - -
Drama and Dance Teacher Education - - 3 - -
History Teacher Education - - 5 - -

Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Engineering Technology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Engineering Technology - - 12 - -

Drafting Design Engineering Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering Cad Cadd 8 - - - -
Cad Cadd Drafting and Or Design Technology Technician 8 9 - - -

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Spanish Language and Literature - - 7 - -
French Language and Literature - - 1 - -

Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
German Language and Literature - - 1 - -

Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Engineering Technology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Engineering Technology - - 12 - -

Drafting Design Engineering Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering Cad Cadd 8 - - - -
Cad Cadd Drafting and Or Design Technology Technician 8 9 - - -

Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences

Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Child Development - 2 - - -

Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences - - 19 - -

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Human Nutrition - - 18 - -

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
General Studies - 340 - - -

English Language and Literature Letters

English Language and Literature

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
English Language and Literature - - 21 - -

Legal Professions and Studies

Legal Support Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Legal Assistant Paralegal - 1 - - -

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biology Biological Sciences - - 61 - -

Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences

Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Child Development - 2 - - -

Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences - - 19 - -

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Human Nutrition - - 18 - -

Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies - - 10 - -

Health and Physical Education Fitness

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Kinesiology and Exercise Science - - - 18 -

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mathematics - - 3 - -

Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies - - 10 - -

Health and Physical Education Fitness

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Kinesiology and Exercise Science - - - 18 -

Multi Interdisciplinary Studies

Multi Interdisciplinary Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Multi- Interdisciplinary Studies - - 19 - -

Social Sciences

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - - 17 - -

Geography and Cartography

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Geography 7 - - - -

Sociology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Sociology - - 12 - -

International Relations and National Security Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
International Relations and Affairs 5 - - - -

Economics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Economics - - 9 - -

Physical Sciences

Chemistry

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Chemistry - - 6 - -

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services

Criminal Justice and Corrections

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Criminal Justice Police Science - 1 44 - -
Forensic Science and Technology - 1 44 2 -

Psychology

Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Psychology - - 66 - -

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services

Criminal Justice and Corrections

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Criminal Justice Police Science - 1 44 - -
Forensic Science and Technology - 1 44 2 -

Social Sciences

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - - 17 - -

Geography and Cartography

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Geography 7 - - - -

Sociology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Sociology - - 12 - -

International Relations and National Security Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
International Relations and Affairs 5 - - - -

Economics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Economics - - 9 - -

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Public Administration

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Public Administration - - - 20 -

Mechanic and Repair Technologies Technicians

Electrical Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Industrial Electronics Technology Technician - 3 - - -

Visual and Performing Arts

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management - - - 5 -

Dance

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Dance - - 3 - -

Design and Applied Arts

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Graphic Design - - 18 - -

Fine and Studio Arts

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Art History, Criticism and Conservation - - 3 - -
Fine Studio Arts - - 14 - -

Drama Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Drama and Dramatics Theatre Arts - - 13 - -

Music

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Music - - 7 - -

Construction Trades

Carpenters

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Carpentry Carpenter - 1 - - -

Building Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Building Construction Site Management Manager - - 10 - -

Visual and Performing Arts

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management - - - 5 -

Dance

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Dance - - 3 - -

Design and Applied Arts

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Graphic Design - - 18 - -

Fine and Studio Arts

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Art History, Criticism and Conservation - - 3 - -
Fine Studio Arts - - 14 - -

Drama Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Drama and Dramatics Theatre Arts - - 13 - -

Music

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Music - - 7 - -

History

History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
History - - 11 - -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Marketing

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Marketing Marketing Management - - 10 - -

Finance and Financial Management Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Finance - - 29 - -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management - - 43 63 -

Accounting and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Accounting - - 50 45 -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management - - 43 63 -

Accounting and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Accounting - - 50 45 -

Hospitality Administration Management

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Hospitality Administration Management - - 13 - -

Sports & Athletics

Yes No
Football
Basketball
Baseball
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