F A S T F A C T S Location | Cedar City Population | 37,206 Enrollment | 13,616 Language | English Calendar | Semester
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Term Dates Fall | 08/30-12/15 Spring | 01/08-4/25
Southern Utah University
Cedar City, UT
About This Campus
Southern Utah University is located in Cedar City, Utah, a city of approximately 24,000, situated in one of the most unique scenic and recreational areas in the nation. It is centrally located within an hour-and-a-half drive of Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Cedar Breaks National Monument, and within a three-hour drive of the Grand Canyon. Las Vegas is a two-and-a-half hour drive away.
For the outdoor enthusiast, the area offers hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, skiing, golfing, fishing and hunting. Students can enjoy a number of local festivals, including the Tony-Award winning Utah Shakespeare Festival.
SUU is a comprehensive, regional liberal arts university offering graduate, baccalaureate, associate and technical programs. From the time of its founding, SUU has placed students first by featuring personalized and participative classes, combined with qualified and supportive faculty, staff and administration.
Syllabus Request for Course Pre-Approval: Contact Host Coordinator for assistance
Closed Programs Nursing and AviationLimitations Education and some performing and visual arts courses. Students wishing to take upper-level performing and visual arts courses may need to submit a portfolio or audition.Notable Academic Programs
Unique Academic Programs
Outdoor Recreation Management - SUU offers a program called "Semester in the Parks" in which students spend almost an entire semester studying a variety of subjects in Bryce Canyon and surrounding national parks.
Options Honors Access: Yes Study Abroad Access: Yes
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
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Accounting, Actuarial Science, Advertising, Agricultural Biology, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Education, Ancient Studies, Animal Sciences, Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Architecture, Art, Art Education, Art History, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, Astronomy, Athletic Training, Aviation Studies, Biochemistry, Biology/Life Science, Biomedical Science, Botany/Plant Sciences, Broadcasting, Business Administration, Business Education, Business Information Systems, Business Management, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Chemistry, Child Development, Chinese, Choral Music, Civil Engineering, Coaching, Communication, Computer Graphics, Construction Management, Counseling, Creative Writing, Criminal Justice, Dance, Data Processing, Design, Digital Arts, Drawing, Early Childhood Education, Earth Science, Economics, Education, Education Administration, Elementary Education, English, Epidemiology, Ethnic Studies, Exercise Science, Experimental Pathology, Experimental Psychology, Family Studies, Feed Science, Film, Finance/Banking, Food Science, Forensic Science, French, Geography, Geological Engineering, Geology, Geophysics, German, Global Studies, Government, Graphic Design, Greek, Health Administration, Health Education, History, Hospitality Management, Human Development, Human Resource Management, Illustration, Interior Design, International Relations, International Studies, Journalism, Junior High/Middle School Education, Land Use Planning and Management, Library Science, Literature, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Merchandising and Buying Operations, Microbiology, Music, Music Education, Music History, Music Theory and Composition, Nutrition, Operations Management, Organizational Communications, Painting, Performance and Directing, Performing Arts: Voice, Philosophy, Photography, Physical Education, Physical Sciences, Physical Therapy, Physics, Physiology, Political Science, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Veterinary Medicine, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Radio and Television Studies, Range Management/Resources, Recreation Management, Sculpture, Secondary Education, Sociology, Spanish, Special Education, Speech/Rhetoric/Public Address, Statistics, Studio Art, Surveying, Teacher Education, Technical Writing, Technology Education, Theater Arts/Drama/Acting, Tourism Management, Toxicology, Visual Arts, Wildlife Biology, Women and Gender Studies, Zoology