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Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University, Dallas United States
    • QS World University Rankings
      801-1000
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio10
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students1,213
    • SizeM
    • Total Faculty969

    + 15 others shortlisted this university

    + 16 others shortlisted this university

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    SMU is celebrating the centennial of its founding in 1911 and its opening in 1915. As SMU enters a second century of achievement, it is recognized as a university of increasing national prominence.SMU prepares students for leadership in their professions and in their communities. The University’s location near the heart of Dallas – a thriving center of commerce and culture – offers students enriching experiences on campus and beyond. Relationships in the Dallas area provide a platform for launching careers throughout the world.The University offers a strong foundation in the humanities and sciences and undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs through seven schools. The learning environment includes opportunities for research, community service, internships, mentoring and study abroad.

    SMU was founded by what is now The United Methodist Church, in partnership with civic leaders, and was shaped by the entrepreneurial spirit of the region. The University is nonsectarian in its teaching and committed to academic freedom and open inquiry.

    About

    SMU is celebrating the centennial of its founding in 1911 and its opening in 1915. As SMU enters a second century of achievement, it is recognized as a university of increasing national prominence.SMU prepares students for leadership in their professions and in their communities. The University’s location near the heart of Dallas – a thriving center of commerce and culture – offers students enriching experiences on campus and beyond. Relationships in the Dallas area provide a platform for launching careers throughout the world.The University offers a strong foundation in the humanities and sciences and undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs through seven schools. The learning environment includes opportunities for research, community service, internships, mentoring and study abroad.

    SMU was founded by what is now The United Methodist Church, in partnership with civic leaders, and was shaped by the entrepreneurial spirit of the region. The University is nonsectarian in its teaching and committed to academic freedom and open inquiry.

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    University highlights

    Southern Methodist University is one of the top Private universities in Dallas, United States. It is ranked #801-1000 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #601+
    • 2014
      #651-700
    • 2015
      #651-700
    • 2016
      #701+
    • 2017
      #701+
    • 2018
      #701-750
    • 2019
      #651-700
    • 2020
      #701-750
    • 2021
      #701-750
    • 2022
      #801-1000

    Ranking criteria

    5.6
    Academic Reputation
    10.2
    Citations per Faculty
    5.8
    Employer Reputation
    37.6
    Faculty Student Ratio
    3.9
    International Faculty Ratio
    20.9
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    10,031

    35%
    65%

    International students
    1,213

    61%
    39%

    Total faculty staff
    969

    73
    896

    Total students
    10,031

    35%
    65%

    International students
    1,213

    61%
    39%

    Total faculty staff
    969

    896
    73

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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