Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University is located in Texas, Austin.

It is ranked as #58 in Best National University.

It is a private University.

Southern Methodist University offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Acceptance rate at Southern Methodist University for undergraduate program was 51.23%.

Last year, 12603 students applied for undergraduate program and 6457 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 51.23% makes it relatively easy to get admission.

5170 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

501 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 348 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

Southern Methodist University had 6907 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

75 students were enrolled in top 6 Masters degree programs.

Southern Methodist University offers 89 graduate programs specialization.

Southern Methodist University does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is relatively easy.

The MASDA program at SMU has an outstanding record of job placement for its graduates. Top job titles include project manager, business analyst, program manager. The American Institute of Physics has collected detailed data listing the employers, job titles, and types of industries that Physics Ph.D. recipients are pursuing after graduation. Our alumni have an outstanding record of success in finding jobs after earning their degrees. I was also unsure the potential job market after a Ph.D. Ultimately, I overcame this fear because of the department’s proven track record of helping graduates find careers.


Southern Methodist University has been ranked 58.


Acceptance Rate: 51.23%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $40,896

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $48,364

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $31,071

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $32,591

Southern Methodist University most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Law : 240
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 110
Accounting , Accountancy : 104
Finance : 97
Liberal Arts and Science : 61

Southern Methodist University most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Finance : 250
Economics : 158
Mathematics and Statistics : 115
Accounting , Accountancy : 101
Sport and Fitness Management : 92