#2422 Overall Influence #364 Desirability Rank

St. Edward's University

University in Austin, Texas

From Wikipedia

St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic university in Austin, Texas. It was founded and operated in the Holy Cross tradition.History Founding and early history St. Edward's University was founded by the Reverend Edward Sorin, CSC, Superior General of the Congregation of Holy Cross, who also founded the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana. Father Sorin established the institution on farmland south of Austin in 1877 and named it St. Edward's Academy in honor of his patron saint, Edward the Confessor and King. The high school section later separated to become St. Edward's High School but closed during the 1970s. It is affiliated with the Congregation of Holy Cross.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

5,203

Acceptance

91%

Graduation Rate

67%

Median SAT Score

1152

Median ACT Score

25

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$48,326

Fees (in-state)

$750

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$19,126
30K - 48K$20,024
48K - 75K$23,929
75K - 110K$27,753
110K+$35,203

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$55,700

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

3001 S Congress Ave, Austin TX 78704-6489

What is St. Edward's University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#729 World Rank
Philosophy
#1655 World Rank
Business
#3248 World Rank
Education
#1632 World Rank
Political Science
#1604 World Rank
Chemistry
#1635 World Rank
History
#2093 World Rank
Literature
#2862 World Rank
Computer Science
#1629 World Rank
Communications
#3687 World Rank
Biology
#2546 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1813 World Rank
Psychology
#4872 World Rank
Medical
#2441 World Rank
Economics
#2967 World Rank
Mathematics
#1196 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3691 World Rank
Social Work
#9541 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1742 World Rank
Anthropology
#2326 World Rank
Law
#3152 World Rank
Physics
#3167 World Rank
Nursing
#3843 World Rank
Engineering
#5137 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are St. Edward's University's Most influential alumni?

St. Edward's University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Philosophy, Criminal Justice, and Chemistry

Andrea Ochoa

Researcher

Amanda G Riojas

Researcher

Rachel J Hrabal

Researcher

Rachel J Hrabal

Researcher

Elizabeth A Scheuermann

Researcher

Brent R Westbrook

Researcher

Reina Evans

Researcher

Emily Wolfe

Emily Wolfe

American musician

Mary González

American politician

Michelle Galdenzi

American actress and model

Lora Talley Watts

Researcher

Robert C. Hilliard

American lawyer