N/A

Acceptance Rate

$8,032

Avg.Financial Aid

002466

FAFSA Code

About Harris-Stowe State University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,716

Website

www.hssu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Harris-Stowe State University, which is located in St. Louis, MO is a public university. Across all the courses offered at Harris-Stowe State University, the enrolment stands at 1,630. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 95 faculty. Around 80% of the students are 24 and under at Harris-Stowe State University. Shedding some light on gender distribution at HSSU, around 69% of the students are females and 31% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Julius Hunter, Bobby Wilks, Kimberly Gardner, and Arlene Ackerman. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, HSSU offers around 37 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs), HLC Higher Learning Commission, IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education), and NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education).

Location & Contact

Address

3026 Laclede Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3143403366
Fax:
Request Info

Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The ranking of a university is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a university is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that Harris-Stowe State University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$20

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $20. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Harris-Stowe State University, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 3026 Laclede Ave, Saint Louis, Missouri 63103-2136. They can also call them at (314) 340-3366.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$11,245

Average Annual Cost

$4,944

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$444

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,491

Budget For Other Expenses

$5,899

Total One Year Cost

$21,778

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to HSSU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $22,194. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

17:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

65%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

10%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

79%

Male Professors

21%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Education, General

31 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

29 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

27 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

17 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

12 Graduates

Urban Studies/Affairs

8 Graduates

Biology, General

7 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

7 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

4 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

4 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

4 Graduates

Sociology

4 Graduates

Marketing

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,716

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

73%

Full-time

81%

Part-time

19%

Students Gender

Male

33%

US National: 44%

Female

67%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

6% White

5% Unknown

82% Black

3% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

0% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

1%

Unknown Location

52%

Out Of State

47%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$43,580 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,741/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $2,750/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$2,750/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Hornet

School Colors

brown and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

5

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $9,491 per year. The students at Harris-Stowe State University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $2,750 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The university has enrolled around 31% male and 69% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$21,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$26,700/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$32,095

$38,011

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$333 - 394

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

97%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,032

Students Receiving Federal Grants

82%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,336

Students Receiving State Aid

32%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,786

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

51%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,505

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$7,069

$30K - $48K

$7,304

$48K - $75K

$4,951

$75K - $110K

$2,836

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$220,399

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$870,550

The financial aid department of Harris-Stowe State University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Harris-Stowe State University is around $5,225 and the federal grant is $5,465. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $1,906 as well as institutional aid worth $5,225. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at HSSU based on students' financial needs add up to $220,399 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $870,550.

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