Schreiner University

2100 Memorial Blvd, Kerrville, TX

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Schreiner University is a liberal arts college that offers an undergraduate education and assists students in developing important skills useful in pursuit of graduate education or employment. A liberal arts curriculum exposes students to a variety of topics and subjects. The school is located in Kerrville, Texas, which is a predominantly rural area. The school maintains a Presbyterian Church affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. Enrollment at Schreiner University exceeds 1,100 yearly.

A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:

  • Health And Clinical Professions
  • Psychology
  • Education
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences

Students applying for admission are generally required to submit an application, transcripts, test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by the admissions office. Students may take either the ACT or SAT scores to be considered for admissions to this school. A score within the range of 1340 - 1670 on the SAT, or 19 - 24 for the ACT is common among admitted students. This school accepts approximately 60% of students applying. Of those admitted, nearly 41% enrolled. More information on admissions can be found at

Tuition is approximately $22,000 per year, though it may change based on different types of circumstances. Students should check the school's tuition calculator to get a more personalized estimate of costs. Housing is available for students, and generally costs around $5,200 annually. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the necessary requirements by way of scholarships, grants, and loans.

Athletic programs are available at Schreiner University through the NCAA, allowing students to compete in intercollegiate athletics. Sports available may include but not limited to:

  • Baseball (NCAA Division III)
  • Basketball (NCAA Division III)
  • Golf (NCAA Division III)

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Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give an overview of the candidates Schreiner University accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, SAT/ACT scores of accepted students, as well as any college credits that may be transferred. This information can be used to have a better understanding of your chances of getting into Schreiner University.

Admission Requirements & Recommendations

  • High School G.P.A. and School Records are Required
  • High School Academic Ranking are Required
  • Letters of Recommendation are Recommended
  • SAT or ACT Test Scores are Required
  • TOEFL for ESL Students are Required

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Admissions Test Scores - SAT Exam, ACT Exam, etc...

SAT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2013

 Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)
SAT ® Critical Reading430 - 540
SAT ® Math450 - 550
SAT ® Writing420 - 520
SAT ® Total Score1300 - 1610

ACT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2013

 Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)
ACT ® English18 - 24
ACT ® Math18 - 24
ACT ® Writing6 - 8
ACT ® Composite Score19 - 24

Acceptance Rate Table

The table below lists the chances of getting accepted into Schreiner University.

 Number (Percentage)
Granted Admissions828 (93%)
Accepted Students That Enrolled299 (36%)

Student Enrollment

Schreiner University has a total student population of about 1,100, where graduate students make up roughly 6% of the student body.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $25,000 per year for in-state and nonresident students
  • Per unit charges are around $1,100 for part time students

Financial Aid Details

The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships100%$12,297
Receiving Student Loans90%$6,578

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2012 was around 8.1%.

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and alumni, Schreiner University may provide services to students including:

  • Online course work available
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Career path counseling
  • Student employment
  • Helping students find work after graduation

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of Schreiner University is around 41%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years35%
Graduating in 5 Years5%
Graduating in 6 Years1%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program (more info)
    • * Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (since 2013)
  • Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program (more info)
    • * Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (since 2013)

Intercollegiate Athletics

Schreiner University is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division III (without football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference)
  • Basketball (Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference)
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Volleyball

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Communications and Journalism



English Language and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions


Interdisciplinary Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Recreation and Fitness Studies

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

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Data Disclaimer

Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2008-2013. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Schreiner University for official up-to-date information.

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