Sam Houston State University : Profile

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1806 Ave J
Huntsville, TX 77340
Website: www.shsu.edu/
Location: Southwest AZ NM OK TX

Get a snapshot of Sam Houston State University with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

Sam Houston State University is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to students and to regional, state, national, and international constituencies.

School Characteristics

Student Population
20477 Students
(17902- Undergraduate Enrollment)
Public University
5172 In-state Tuition per year

Length of Study: Public, 4-year or above
Religious Affiliation: Not Applicable

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: No Average ACT: 19 Average SAT: 440

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 20477
UnderGraduate Enrollment: 17902
Retention Rate: 77%
Number of Graduates: 2575

School Accreditation

National: Yes
Regional: yes
Federal: Yes

Male / Female Enrollment


Total Enrollment


Source: School data comes from the Department of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2015. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.