Southern Methodist University

Dallas, TX

Southern Methodist University

6425 Boaz St
Dallas, TX 75275-0221
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Southern Methodist University Review

A- Excellent
4 Based on 5 Reviews
Career Preparation
A-
Students and Culture
B
Facilities
A
Activities and Groups
A

Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Southern Methodist University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

1515 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
98
92
 
 
Advertising
 
44
8
0
 
Applied Economics
 
0
4
0
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
28
86
 
 
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
 
0
15
 
 
Economics, General
 
185
3
 
2
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
 
 
71
 
 
Finance, General
 
250
102
 
 
Financial Planning and Services
 
6
0
 
 
Insurance
 
0
 
 
 
Management Science
 
 
94
 
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
69
27
 
 
Office Management and Supervision
 
40
84
 
 
Operations Research
 
90
28
 
2
Real Estate
 
27
38
 
 
Taxation
 
 
22
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

553 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/Black Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Anthropology
 
12
3
 
7
Chinese Language and Literature
 
0
 
 
 
Clinical Psychology
 
 
0
 
2
Divinity/Ministry
 
 
41
 
 
French Studies
 
5
 
 
 
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
 
0
 
 
 
History, General
 
21
3
 
1
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
 
0
0
 
 
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
 
 
0
 
 
International Policy Analysis
 
14
 
 
 
International/Global Studies
 
24
 
 
 
Italian Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Latin American Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
 
42
 
0
 
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
 
0
0
 
 
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
 
 
53
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
1
 
 
 
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
 
 
48
6
 
Philosophy
 
24
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
46
 
 
 
Psychology, General
 
82
5
 
 
Public Policy Analysis, General
 
14
 
 
 
Religion/Religious Studies
 
22
2
 
8
Religious/Sacred Music
 
 
2
 
0
Social Sciences, General
 
0
 
 
 
Sociology
 
15
 
 
 
Sustainability Studies
 
 
7
 
 
Theology/Theological Studies
 
 
22
 
21
Women's Studies
 
 
 
0
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

474 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
 
13
2
 
1
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
 
 
18
 
 
Chinese Language and Literature
 
0
 
 
 
Creative Writing
 
6
 
 
 
Education, General
 
9
 
 
 
Education, Other
 
 
128
 
3
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
 
 
 
0
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
53
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
19
2
 
3
French Language and Literature
 
18
 
 
 
General Studies
 
1
0
 
 
German Language and Literature
 
2
 
 
 
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
 
 
0
 
14
Italian Language and Literature
 
0
 
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
 
 
34
3
2
Music Teacher Education
 
6
14
 
 
Spanish Language and Literature
 
15
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
 
2
 
 
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
 
79
19
 
 
Superintendency and Educational System Administration
 
 
 
 
8
Urban Education and Leadership
 
 
0
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

433 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Civil Engineering, General
 
16
12
 
1
Computer Engineering, General
 
8
10
 
0
Computer Software Engineering
 
 
15
0
2
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
27
44
 
7
Engineering Science
 
 
0
 
 
Engineering-Related Fields, Other
 
 
0
 
 
Engineering, General
 
0
1
 
1
Engineering, Other
 
 
14
 
 
Engineering/Industrial Management
 
0
45
 
1
Environmental Science
 
2
0
 
 
Environmental Studies
 
6
 
 
 
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
 
13
13
 
 
Manufacturing Engineering
 
 
39
 
 
Mechanical Engineering
 
63
16
 
5
Telecommunications Technology/Technician
 
 
72
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

409 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
 
 
37
45
 
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
 
 
0
 
 
Computer Science
 
52
75
 
2
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
 
 
32
 
 
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
 
 
7
 
 
Information Science/Studies
 
 
117
 
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
0
0
 
 
Systems Engineering
 
 
42
 
0

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

375 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
 
20
 
 
 
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
85
3
 
2
Biophysics
 
0
 
 
 
Biostatistics
 
 
 
 
4
Chemistry, General
 
16
1
 
2
Computational Mathematics
 
 
0
 
0
Financial Mathematics
 
 
65
 
 
Geology/Earth Science, General
 
7
4
 
1
Geophysics and Seismology
 
2
1
 
3
Mathematics, General
 
93
 
 
 
Physics, General
 
3
2
 
0
Statistics, General
 
31
27
 
2
Theoretical Chemistry
 
 
 
 
1

185 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
 
17
2
 
 
Conducting
 
 
3
 
 
Dance, General
 
11
0
 
 
Design and Applied Arts, Other
 
9
 
 
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
19
3
 
 
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Fine and Studio Arts Management
 
 
13
 
 
Fine/Studio Arts, General
 
16
6
 
 
Keyboard Instruments
 
1
6
 
 
Music History, Literature, and Theory
 
 
1
 
 
Music Pedagogy
 
 
2
 
 
Music Performance, General
 
6
15
17
 
Music Theory and Composition
 
2
2
 
 
Music Therapy/Therapist
 
2
0
 
 
Music, General
 
14
 
 
 
Voice and Opera
 
6
12
 
 

130 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication and Media Studies, Other
 
38
 
 
 
Communication, General
 
1
 
 
 
Journalism
 
38
 
 
 
Public Relations/Image Management
 
53
 
 
 

30 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
 
 
 
4
 
Health and Wellness, General
 
 
4
 
 
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
 
22
 
 
 

0 Hospitality Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Facilities Planning and Management
 
 
0
 
 

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Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
 
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
 
 
Civil Engineering, General
 
 
 
 
Computer Engineering, General
 
 
 
Computer Science
 
 
 
Computer Software Engineering
 
 
 
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
 
 
 
 
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
 
 
 
 
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
 
 
Engineering, General
 
 
 
 
Engineering, Other
 
 
 
 
Engineering/Industrial Management
 
 
 
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
 
 
 
 
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
 
 
 
 
Finance, General
 
 
 
 
Information Science/Studies
 
 
 
 
Manufacturing Engineering
 
 
 
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
 
 
 
Mechanical Engineering
 
 
 
 
Office Management and Supervision
 
 
 
 
Operations Research
 
 
 
Real Estate
 
 
 
 
Sustainability Studies
 
 
 
 
Systems Engineering
 
 
 
 
Telecommunications Technology/Technician
 
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Specialized Institution Accreditations
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
  • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools
  • Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology (Perkins School of Theology Southern Methodist University)

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A- Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

4 Based on 5 Reviews
  • Alumni
    English journalism, Class of 1978

    didn't offer much except a job board

    3 Rated January 2016
B Great
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

3.2 Based on 5 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Chemistry, Class of 2008

    very elitist culture with a few minorities as exchange students or athletes

    2 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BBA, Class of 1982

    Too old to tell; wealthy

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BBA, Class of 1977

    they were mostly snooty rich kids

    3 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.4 Based on 5 Reviews
  • No review responses
A Excellent
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

4.4 Based on 5 Reviews
  • Alumni
    BSA, Class of 1989

    was to busy working and studying to take advantage of such

    3 Rated January 2016

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