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Rank: 342

Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, TXhttps://www.shsu.edu/
costs
Est. Full Price 2020-2021
$23,300
% of students who get any grants
72%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$13,100
Average price for low-income students
$10,300
admissions
Acceptance rate
79%
Median SAT/ACT Score
1070/21
SAT/ACT Required for Fall 2021?
no
Enrollment
18,500
Financial Aid
% of students with need who get grants
83%
% of need met
77%
% of students who get merit* grants
3%
Average merit grant
$2,620
student success
Graduation rate
52%
Average time to a degree
4.5 years
Average student debt
$22,200
Average salary within 5 years
$47,000
% earning more than $28,000
78%
key deadlines
Early decision application
N/A
Regular application
Aug 1

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

* Full price of attendance includes on-campus room & board fees, which may not be applicable to all colleges' reopening plans this year.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, Money/American Institutes for Research calculations, Opportunity Insights.

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

* Full price of attendance includes on-campus room & board fees, which may not be applicable to all colleges' reopening plans this year.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, Money/American Institutes for Research calculations, Opportunity Insights.

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