- Weatherford, Texas
2012 Jan 23
James Walter, of Weatherford, Texas, has been named to the Hardin-Simmons University President's List for the fall 2011 semester.
The President's List is comprised of students carrying 12 or more semester hours who obtain a perfect GPA of 4.0.
HSU has an enrollment of approximately 2,300 undergrad and graduate students from 29 states and 19 countries. HSU has a 13:1 student faculty ratio with a campus that sits on 209 acres. Seventy-nine percent of HSU's faculty members hold the highest degree in their field.
The university is named by U.S. News and World Report as one of the best universities in the western region of the United States and is listed by The Princeton Review as a Top Ten Best in the West University. It is a member of the Colleges of Distinction, and the Chronicle of Higher Education named HSU to its honor roll as a "Great College to Work For."
Seven undergraduate degrees encompass 70 major fields including: athletic training, criminal justice, social work, counseling, psychology, molecular biology, biochemistry, environmental science, religion, music, art, teaching, history, communications, English, and sociology.
Ten graduate degrees include the Doctor of Ministry and the Doctor of Physical Therapy.
International study programs include England, Austria, Hong Kong, Spain, and Australia.
Hardin-Simmons University, founded in 1891, is a private Christian institution, and has been affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas (Texas Baptists) since 1941.