Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University (commonly referred to as SMU) is a non-profit, private university based in Dallas, Texas with other campuses in University Park and Highland Park. The university has a satellite campus in Plano, Texas and another in Taos, New Mexico. Southern Methodist University is an affiliate of the United Methodist Church but accepts students from all religious backgrounds and denominations. The university has approximately 6,500 undergraduate students and 4,500 post-graduate students.

SMU offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in more than 58 subject areas and 167 disciplines. SMU awards degrees through seven academic schools: Cox School of Business, Meadows School of the Arts, Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, Dedman School of Law, Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education & Human Development, Perkins School of Theology and Lyle School of Engineering.

In addition to traditional colleges degrees, SMU offers dual/joint-degree programs, distance learning opportunities and study abroad programs overseas. Special programs at SMU include The Guildhall (video game graduate program), SMU-in-Taos (cultural degrees), Engaged Learning (self-designed projects) and University Honors program.

Southern Methodist University is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Cox School of Business

The Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University (SMU) offers an array of top ranked undergraduate and graduate business programs. Degrees offered at Cox include the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), 2-year full-time MBA, part-time MBA Professional, Executive MBA (EMBA), MS in Management and MS in Business Analytics. Cox also offers several executive education and certificate programs for aspiring executives and management professionals who want to hone their leadership skills or acquire skills in a specific business discipline.

Cox is best know for its world-renown, full-time MBA program. The Cox MBA is one of the most selective MBA programs in the world. The Cox MBA, EMBA, BBA and PMBA programs are consistently ranked among the top business programs in the United States. Cox School of Business also places a lot of emphasis on entrepreneurship.

Online Learning at SMU

SMU offers a selection of online courses and certificates in a variety of subjects areas. Areas of study include marketing, hacking, creating apps, web development, project management, technology, business and exam preparation. Currently, Southern Methodist University does not offer online degrees that can be completed entirely online. All degree programs as SMU require campus attendance.

General Information

Phone Number: (214) 768-2000
Address: 6425 Boaz St, Dallas, Texas 75275-0221
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size: Large ( 6,200+ undergrad, 4,700+ grad )
Award Levels: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral
In-State Tuition $ 31,257
Out-of-State Tuition $ 31,272
Online Degrees Offered: NO
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
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Majors and Degrees

Majors/Degrees BS/BA MA/MS PHD
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Biology Biological Sciences
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management
Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurial Studies
Financial Planning and Services
Management Information Systems
Marketing Marketing Management
Real Estate
Communication and Journalism
Public Relations
Communication Technologies and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Computer Information Sciences
Computer Information Technology Services Administration
Computer Science
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
Music Teacher Education
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Software Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Engineering Science
Environmental Environmental Health Engineering
General Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Operations Research
Systems Engineering
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Engineering Industrial Management
Telecommunications Technology Technician
English Language and Literature Letters
Creative Writing
English Language and Literature
Ethnic, Cultural and Group Studies
African-american Black Studies
Hispanic-american, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-american Studies
Italian Studies
Latin American Studies
Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences
Facilities Planning and Management
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Italian Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature
Health Professions and Related Programs
Mental Health Counseling Counselor
Music Therapy Therapist
Legal Professions and Studies
American Us Law Legal Studies Jurisprudence
Programs For Foreign Lawyers
Tax Law Taxation
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities
General Studies
Humanities Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences Liberal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities
Mathematics and Statistics
Computational Mathematics
Multi Interdisciplinary Studies
International Global Studies
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Multi- Interdisciplinary Studies
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration Management
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Religion Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Geology Earth Science
Geophysics and Seismology
Clinical Psychology
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Policy Analysis
Social Sciences
Applied Economics
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
Political Science and Government
Social Sciences
Theology and Religious Vocations
Divinity Ministry
Religious Sacred Music
Theology Theological Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Cinematography and Film Video Production
Drama and Dramatics Theatre Arts
Film Cinema Video Studies
Fine Studio Arts
Fine and Studio Arts Management
Keyboard Instruments
Music History, Literature, and Theory
Music Performance
Music Theory and Composition
Voice and Opera

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