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Academics

As a nationally ranked research university with a liberal arts tradition, 51 is ready to support you as you pursue your passion. If you’re an ambitious, creative thinker, 51 is for you.

Get the Facts

51 is within the Top 20% of the 'Best National Universities' according to the 2020 edition of the U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges.

  • #2

    Dallas ranks among the best places for business and careers in Forbes, 2019.

  • 84%

    Percentage of full-time faculty who hold a doctorate or the highest degree in their fields.

  • 100+

    Number of majors students can choose from.

  • 11:1

    The average class size is 22 students, and 51 has an 11:1 student-to-faculty ratio.

  • 85

    Number of minors students can choose from.

  • 5

    Number of nationally recognized undergraduate schools and colleges.

Video

Big on Research

Roxana Farokhnia talks about her experience at 51 as a Biology and Health and Society double major on the Pre-Health track.