Overview

Applicants
5,873
Acceptance Rate
75%

SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
450 - 560
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
450 - 550

ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
18 - 23

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

Other Admission Factors

Academic

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Class Rank
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
18:1
Total Faculty
582
with Terminal Degree
388

334
Men
248
Women
44
Minority

Most frequent class size
20 - 29
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
17%
Graduate in 5 years
31%
Graduate in 6 years
35%

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Finance, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Merchandising and Buying Operations
  • Office Management and Supervision

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician

  • Education

  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Special Education and Teaching, General

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Speech and Rhetorical Studies

  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • French Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Audiology/Audiologist and Hearing Sciences
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
  • Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor

  • History

  • History, General

  • Legal Professions and Studies

  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General
  • Statistics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Gerontology
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Health and Physical Education, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Physics, General

  • Psychology

  • Counseling Psychology
  • Psychology, General
  • School Psychology

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Public Administration
  • Social Work

  • Security and Protective Services

  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

  • Social Sciences

  • Economics, General
  • Geography
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Conducting
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Drawing
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, General
  • Painting
  • Sculpture


Degrees

Bachelor's
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Gen. O. R. Whiddon
Retired Army General

Nancy Dickey
Pres. TAMU Col. of Med.

Will Jennings
Songwriter/2 time Oscar Winner

Bill Owens
Governor of Colorado

Mike Moses
Former Superintendent, Dallas ISD

Kim Brimer
Texas State Representative

Don Gaston
Former Chairman of the Board of Boston Celtics

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
17%
Graduate in 5 years
31%
Graduate in 6 years
35%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Apr 15
Notification Date
May 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$1,340

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$1,626

Average Need-Based Loan
$2,066

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$5,000

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$3,360
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$11,100
Required Fees
$938
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$905

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$1,874

On-Campus Room and Board
$5,012
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
No

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
9,568
Foreign Countries Represented
42

Demographics

59% female
41% male
2% are out of state
86% are full time
14% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
38%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
86%

Campus Environment
Suburban

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
Frat Sorority
Other

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
21
Number of Honor Societies
15

Number of Social Sororities
14
Number of Religious Organizations
25

13% join a fraternity
9% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division I

Men's Sports (Lumberjacks)
6 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Ladyjacks)
8 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services


Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
16

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
No

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Description
Purchase Macs through the University Bookstore.

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Wanda Moore
Admissions Counseling Coordinator

Address
P. O. Box 13051
SFA Station
Nacogdoches, TX 75962

Phone
936-468-2504


Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Stone Fort Museum
University Center
Art Galleries - Art Center, Griffith Gallery
Library
Arboretum

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Nacogdoches Visitor Bureau
Millards Crossing
Lamp-Lite Theatre
Lanana Creek Trail
Stern-Hoya House

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Varies
Times: Varies
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Upon request

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Athletic Department

Advance Notice
3 weeks

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Varies

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Shreveport, LA airport; Houston IAH airport; DFW airport; Southwest Student Transportation; Kerrville bus station

Driving Instructions to Campus
See www.sfasu.edu/admissions/directions.html

Local Accommodations
Fredonia Hotel and Convention Center; Victorian Inn; Days Inn


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