A diploma – most high school students think it’s the ultimate goal of attending college. And, they’re not wrong – if you start college but don’t finish with a degree, you’ll be disappointed. However, a diploma is only a representation of something far more important. A college degree tells the world that you achieved knowledge … that you learned what you needed to learn.
Your degree from Hardin-Simmons will represent to the world a rigorous, useful, and modern academic education, as well as the personal and spiritual development we provide our students. When you become part of the HSU family, we’re committed to loving you, embracing you, and, of course, educating you.
When you hang your diploma, you’ll know the Hardin-Simmons University seal represents a true higher education – years of studying, questioning, learning, and expanding your knowledge. And, you’ll know you are a part of the HSU family forever.
Every class you take at HSU offers a Christian perspective.
A 12:1 student-faculty ratio means individual attention.
More than 90 percent of our faculty members hold the highest degree in their field of study.
"I feel God more here than anywhere else I’ve ever been."
HSU is home to seven schools and colleges, each offering a variety of degree programs.
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HSU offers more than 45 majors and minors, from accounting to theatre.
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HSU offers 15 career-oriented graduate and doctoral programs, from an MBA to a doctor of physical therapy.
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Julius Olsen Honors Program
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