Henderson State University

country rank  1041
world rank  3490

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University Overview

Established in 1890, Henderson State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Arkadelphia (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Arkansas. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Henderson State University (HSU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Henderson State University (HSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 129 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym HSU
Founded 1890
Motto The School With A Heart
Colours Red and gray

University Location

Address 1100 Henderson Street
Arkadelphia (population range: 10,000-49,999)
71999-0001 Arkansas
United States
T +1 (870) 230 5000
F +1 (870) 230 5419

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 1100 Henderson Street, Box 7610
Arkadelphia 71999-0001
+1 (870) 230 5265

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Henderson State University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission


Year of first Accreditation

1934


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • National League for Nursing
  • National Association of Schools of Music
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • American Dietetic Association

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure


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