Harding University

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world rank  1675

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University Overview

Founded in 1924, Harding University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Searcy (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Arkansas. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): North Little Rock, Rogers, Memphis, Athens, London, Brisbane, Vina del Mar, Florence. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Harding University (HU) is a medium-sized (EduListing enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Restorationist religion. Harding University (HU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 96 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym HU
Founded 1924
Motto Developing Christian Servants
Colours Black and gold

University Location

Address 915 E. Market Avenue
Searcy (population range: 10,000-49,999)
72143 Arkansas
United States
T +1 (501) 279 4000
F +1 (501) 279 4129
Other locations North Little Rock, Rogers, Memphis, Athens, London, Brisbane, Vina del Mar, Florence

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office 915 E. Market Avenue, HU Box 12255
Searcy 72149-5615
+1 (501) 279 4407
800 477 4407

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Restorationist Christian-Restorationist Church of Christ - www.church-of-christ.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Harding University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission

Memberships and Affiliations

  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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