University of St. Thomas

Houston, Texas

Team Name: Celts

Address: 3800 Montrose Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

Web: STTHOM.edu

Phone: 713-525-3500

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QUICK FACTS

Undergraduate Enrollment2,739
Acceptance Rate98%
In-State Tuition$30,800 per year
Out-of-State Tuition$30,800 per year

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University of St. Thomas

Houston, Texas

UNIVERSITY OF ST. THOMAS prepares students for both life and career in a rapidly changing world. Through an accessible and affordable Catholic liberal arts education, students of all faiths earn the degrees they want while acquiring skills employers’ desire.

UST offers 43 undergraduate majors, 37 graduate degree programs, five completely online associate degrees, and health pre-professional programs. The most popular undergraduate majors are biology, psychology, nursing, business, finance, and education.

UST has added 34 new degrees this year, including a five-year BA/MA in Applied Sports and Performance Psychology with in-person and online classes. With this degree, UST distinguishes its offering with a Certified Mental Performance Consultant Certificate. Graduates find meaningful work in a variety of settings.

UST added two online Associate of Applied Science degrees in drug and alcohol counseling and general business. Other two-year degree majors include cybersecurity, network technology, and electronic technology, pathways in high demand by employers.

UST launched an esports program on campus, offering students an esports social club, varsity team, and educational curriculum. A minor in esports coaching teaches students about the industry within an ethical business framework.

UST’s Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) is a twelve-month program for students who earned another degree and want to transition into nursing. With a nursing shortage, nurses are in high demand.

BY THE NUMBERS

ADMISSIONS

Acceptance Rate98%
Median composite SAT score1140
Median ACT score21
Undergraduate Enrollment2,739
Students on Financial Aid90%

FEES

In-State Tuition$30,800 per year
Out-of-State Tuition$30,800 per year
Room and Board$7,001+

DEMOGRAPHICS

African American Students11%
Asian American Students11%
Hispanic Students48%
International Students5%
Male/Female Ratio39/61

CAMPUS LIFE

Greek SystemNo
Freshman Living on Campus31%
Freshmen Who Return80%
Student/Teacher Ratio13:!
Full-Time Faculty140

OTHER

Graduation in Four Years35%
Graduation Overall62%
Alumni Who Give $ to School7.3%