South University - Austin

Overview


Tuition & Fees
$17,014
Average Salary in 10 Years
$40,200

Note: 10 years after enrolling at South University - Austin

South University - Austin is located in Round Rock, Texas. It is a small private for-profit school part of the Education Management Corporation system and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has 390 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Psychology, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services. 0% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $32,500.

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About


🗺 1220 West Louis Henna Boulevard
Round Rock, Texas 78681
State Texas
🌐www.southuniversity.edu/austin#location=austin,%20tx

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Cost


Can you afford to attend South University - Austin?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$24,404
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$17,014
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$17,014
per year
In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$17,014
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?
Median Student Debt
$25,000

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
How much will you pay each month?
$266
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of South University - Austin would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

South University - Austin Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
80%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan
63%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at South University - Austin you can visit www.southuniversity.edu/admissions/financial-aid.

South University - Austin Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $17,014
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $17,014
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from South University - Austin?

South University - Austin students, on average, make $40,200 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 5% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from South University - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at South University - Austin. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
5.5%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at South University - Austin.
Median Earnings of Students from South University - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at South University - Austin.
Male Students: Average Earnings from South University - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at South University - Austin.
Female Students: Average Earnings from South University - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at South University - Austin.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at South University - Austin
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at South University - Austin.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend South University - Austin? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.4x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at South University - Austin. Salary is for the number of years after you start at South University - Austin. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.0x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at South University - Austin. Salary is for the number of years after you start at South University - Austin. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
12
students per faculty

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at South University - Austin?
Yes
Highest degree: Doctor's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
92%
Undergrads
390
Total Students
426
undergrads and grad students
Part-Time Students
27%
Students over 25
74%

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
75%
of undergraduates
Men
25%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
More Women

South University - Austin has more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 33 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 300 women.

International Students
1%
of undergraduates
Undergraduate Student Diversity at South University - Austin
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at South University - Austin study?
South University - Austin Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at South University - Austin are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Psychology
  3. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  4. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
  5. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Approximately 96% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at South University - Austin?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
37%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

South University - Austin has a retention rate of 37% for full-time undergrads, which is low.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
82
21% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Medium

South University - Austin has around 82 students who transfer into the school each year. This is a medium rate at approximately 21% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see South University - Austin as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Round Rock, Texas


City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
136
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
26
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in Texas


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, Texas tends to be Somewhat Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 43% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 52% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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