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Austin College

Sherman, TX

Austin College

Overview

Austin College is a Comprehensive institution located in Sherman, TX, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 900 North Grand Avenue
Suite 6N
Sherman, TX  75090-4400
United States
Contact Mrs. Baylee Kowert
Executive Director of Institutional Enrollment
Email: admission@austincollege.edu
Phone: 903-813-3000
Fax: 903-813-3198

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
Drama And Dance Teacher Education Checkmark
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French Language Teacher Education Checkmark
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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East Asian Languages Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Economics Checkmark
International Economics Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

3,832
Applied
2,120
Accepted
1,288
Enrolled
55%
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Female Admissions

2,131
Females Applied
1,173
Females Accepted
55%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,701
Males Applied
947
Males Accepted
56%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.64
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3
Interview
2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st April 1st
Early decision plan November 1st December 4th
Other early decision plan December 1st January 15th
Transfer August 1st Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 622 570 670
SAT Math 616 560 660
ACT Composite 25 22 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

40,970
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Fees

210
Full-time student fees
12,752
Room & board
5,900
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No

Financial Aid

35,321
Avg. Financial Aid Package
35,267
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
22,065
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,115
Avg. Loan Aid
25,033
Avg. Grant Aid
32,056
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
87%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
28%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,288
Total Undergrad students
2%
International Students
7%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 20.51%
Black or African American 9.95%
White or Caucasian 49.18%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.47%
Asian 12.67%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.16%
Two or more races 4.82%
Other 0.39%

Gender

Male (49.15%)
Female (50.85%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 86%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Homecoming, Great Day of Service and Kangapalooza (spring concert)

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
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More
e-sports
Most popular organizations:
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship (IVCF), Campus Activity Board (CAB), Indian Cultural Association, Students Today Alumni Tomorrow (STAT) and ACtivators

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No No No
Football Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Tennis No No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 3 No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No No No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee No No No
Volleyball No Division 3 No
Water Polo No Division 3 No

Faculty

113
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 99
Part-time - 14
Male - 66
Female - 22