Hardin-Simmons University

Abilene, TX

Hardin-Simmons University says that it "[f]osters the intellectual development of students by providing an academically challenging undergraduate education based upon a liberal arts foundation, and advances scholarly growth by offering specialized graduate and professional degree programs." [Source]

  • Website:https://www.hsutx.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:1,742
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:35%
  • Tuition & Fees:$27,440 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for foreign language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • Additional Information

    Hardin-Simmons deserves commendation for requiring composition, literature, mathematics and natural or physical science, and also requiring a course in fine arts and two courses in theology.

  • General Education Assessment

    Hardin-Simmons University uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/19/2018


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