Southwestern Adventist University: Ranking & Review

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Keene
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Top 26%

Southwestern Adventist University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate62%56%67%
Applicants1,350517833
Admissions842288554
Enrolled undergraduates1295772
Enrolled total (including graduate students)817344473

54 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

53 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores76
Percent of students submitting SAT scores55%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
530
Math
490

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores63
Percent of students submitting ACT scores45%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
21
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $25.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Southwestern Adventist University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$32,732$32,732
Off-campus$32,538$32,538
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,500 and other expenses per full academic year.

Southwestern Adventist University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 400 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$20,112$20,112
Fees for full-time undergraduates$620$620
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$838$838
Tuition for Full-time graduates$20,112$20,112
Fees for full-time graduates$400$400
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$838$838

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs3535
Psychology15318
Education14216
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1212
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1212
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities257
Theology and Religious Vocations77
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies55
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services55
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs55
English Language and Literature & Letters33
Philosophy and Religious Studies33
Visual and Performing Arts22
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Social Sciences11
History11
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Physical Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Grand Total41255134

A total of 129 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Southwestern Adventist University.

At the master's level 5 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate37%33%40%
  • Full-time retention rate - 81%

General info

Alternative namesSWAU
Founded1893
Religious affiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Colorsburgundy, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff130
Instructional FTE62
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.swau.edu
Address100 W Hillcrest
Keene, Texas, 76059
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Fringe
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone8176453921

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