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B
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  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    A
  4. Campus
    A-
  5. Athletics
    B
  6. Party Scene
    C-
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    A
  10. Campus Food
    B+
  11. Student Life
    B
  12. Safety
    B+
About Southeastern University...
Athletic Division
NAIA Division II
Athletic Conference
Sun Conference
Address
1000 Longfellow Blvd
Lakeland, FL 33801
Website
From Southeastern University

Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida prepares you for a life of servant leadership. We help you discover who you are, not just want you want to do. Our distinguished faulty mentor you and help you discern your true calling. With more than 70 academic programs to choose from, you'll be prepared to make an impact in nearly any field. Our students look forward to SEU's dynamic chapel services, mission trips, outreach events, and faith integration in the classroom. Southeastern University's beautiful Central Florida campus is also close to many exciting attractions.

Southeastern University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
May 1
Acceptance Rate
46%
SAT Range
840-1090
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App

Cost

Net Price
$22,093/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $21,398/ year
  • $30-48k
    $20,626/ year
  • $49-75k
    $20,891/ year
  • $76-110k
    $23,407/ year
  • $110k+
    $26,491/ year
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Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
21:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
91%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.93 responses
80%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.106 responses
79%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.106 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,888Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
12%
Pell Grant
48%
Varsity Athletes
11%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 70 responses
Report
  • Passionate
    43%
  • Hipster
    17%
  • Smart and eger
    14%
  • Cliquey
    11%
  • Ambitious
    7%
  • Socially Challenged
    4%
  • Diverse
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
75%
Poll
86%
of students say they don't have Greek life.98 responses
Poll
61%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.132 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 81 responses
Report
  • Christian
    36%
  • Christian Hipsters
    22%
  • Accepting
    9%
  • Family
    9%
  • Transformative
    7%
  • Multiculturally adaptable
    5%
  • Joke
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,200/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
41%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.71 responses
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Southeastern University Reviews

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My experience at Southeastern University has been great so far! I would like to see more opportunities here on campus that would help me grow in the field of my study. Which is biology premed. Otherwise, the professors here are great and very knowledgeable. I also love the fact that it is a faith integrated institution, therefore we get a bible perspective in most classes no matter the subject being taught!
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This is an amazing Christian university. I am being challenged and growing in many areas that God would have for me. By the end of my college experience, I will receive a certificate in Christian Ministries from Highlands College and an Associate of Christian Ministries from Southeastern University. The best is yet to come!
The staff are so patient and so helpful and willing to help all they can with new students and current students! Absolutely positive people and amazing choices for courses, the registrar is very helpful when you are deciding what courses you want to take and also offer help finding jobs for your degrees! The campus is clean and beautiful they take pride in their school academics are great there is such diversity in this school.