Southwestern Adventist University Rankings

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In the World#6196 of 14178
In North America#1606 of 2629
In the United States#1523 of 2528
In Texas#75 of 119
In Keene#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Seventh Day Adventist
Acceptance rate
58%
Average SAT
985
Average ACT
20
Avg. cost to attend
$21,717 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
673
Graduates
14
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
swau.edu

Southwestern Adventist University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate58%56%58%
Applicants1,5655551,010
Admissions903313590
Freshmen enrolled full time1074463

45 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
65 or 61%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 880
or below

75% of them
had 1090
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Southwestern Adventist University are 880-1090 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
56 or 52%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 17
or below

75% of them
had 22
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Southwestern Adventist University are 17-22 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic303 (44%)
White162 (24%)
Black or African American88 (13%)
Nonresident Alien42 (6%)
Asian32 (5%)
Two or more races30 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown20 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander7 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$21,717/year
Average aid awarded
$10,639
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,090
$30-48K$18,589
$48-75K$23,191
$75-110K$22,910
$110K+$26,838

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$21,528$21,528
Tuition in-state$21,528$21,528
Tuition out-of-state$21,528$21,528
Fee in-district$660$660
Fee in-state$660$660
Fee out-of-state$660$660

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity378
Combined charge for room and board$7,800
Room charge$3,900
Meal charge$3,900

Southwestern Adventist University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse40
Elementary Education and Teaching9
Psychology, General8
Biomedical Sciences, General7
Computer Science6
Accounting6
Theology & Theological Studies6
Radio and Television5
Kinesiology and Exercise Science4
Biology & Biological Sciences, General4
Marketing & Marketing Management, General4
General Studies12
Business Administration and Management, General3
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist3
Clinical Psychology3
Religion & Religious Studies2
English Language and Literature, General2
Music, General2
School Psychology2
Finance, General2
Counseling Psychology2
Fire Science & Fire-fighting1
History, General1
Journalism1
International Relations and Affairs1
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication1
Biology Teacher Education1
Education, General1
Grand Total21226
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate40%36%43%
  • Full-time retention rate - 68%

Publications & Citations

Publications
39
Citations
921

Publication count by topic

Biology
12
Psychology
8
Geology
6
Medicine
4
Economics
3
Art
2
Geography
1
Political science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Economics2159441
Geology2389170
Art34101
Medicine4620146
Psychology462286
Biology551040

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200412
200512
200638
200729
2008015
2009112
2010322
2011336
2012345
2013178
2014471
2015486
20163101
2017180
2018492
20190112
20204113

General info

Alternative namesSWAU
Founded1893
WikipediaSouthwestern Adventist University
Colorsburgundy, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May
Total FTE staff141
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address100 W Hillcrest
Keene, Texas, 76059
United States
City population6,000
Phone8176453921

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