Southeastern University

Lakeland, Florida

Southeastern University Overview

Student population

Address1000 Longfellow Blvd
Lakeland, FL
School Websitewww.seu.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Southeastern University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Lakeland, Florida that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,955 students applied to Southeastern University. Of those students, 2,382 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Southeastern University was $24,870, in addition to fees of $1,000. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Southeastern University.

Southeastern University has a 41% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Southeastern University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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The Southeastern University acceptance rate is 48%. To put this into perspective, 2,382 of the 4,955 students who applied to Southeastern University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Southeastern University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Southeastern University had an SAT score between the range of 950 and 1,160. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Southeastern University was between 18 and 24 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Southeastern University as part of their application.

Southeastern University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Southeastern University, the tuition for in-state residents is $24,870. Combined with fees of $1,000, room and board costs of $9,832, other expenses of $2,400 and the $1,600 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $25,870 in tuition.

Students at Southeastern University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Southeastern University was $4,519 last year, with 45% of students being awarded federal aid.

Southeastern University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Southeastern University.

Southeastern University has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 49% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 49% of students come from in-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Southeastern University is 18:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Southeastern University Popular Majors and Programs

THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
EDUCATION
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
PSYCHOLOGY
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES

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