Southwestern Christian University: Ranking & Review

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Southwestern Christian University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate77%80%71%
Applicants19613759
Admissions15110942
Enrolled undergraduates1339835
Enrolled total (including graduate students)670366304

277 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

127 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores23
Percent of students submitting SAT scores19%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
500
Math
481

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores86
Percent of students submitting ACT scores69%
ACT Composite
18
ACT English
17
ACT Math
18

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
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 Christian University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$23,693$23,693
Off-campus$25,620$25,620
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,233 and other expenses per full academic year.

Southwestern Christian University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 277 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$11,400$11,400
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,480$2,480
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$475$475
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,730$8,730
Fees for full-time graduates$2,780$2,780
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$485$485

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4444
Theology and Religious Vocations20424
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2121
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1010
Psychology66
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities415
Visual and Performing Arts33
Education33
History22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Philosophy and Religious Studies11
English Language and Literature & Letters
Grand Total41124120

A total of 116 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Southwestern Christian University.

At the master's level 4 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate25%16%36%
  • Full-time retention rate - 44%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Alternative namesSCU
Founded1946
MottoScholarship - Spirit - Service
Religious affiliationPentecostal Holiness Church
Colorsroyal blue, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff106
Instructional FTE57
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 Websiteswcu.edu
Address7210 NW 39th Expressway
Bethany, Oklahoma, 73008
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone4057897661
Fax+1 (405) 495 0078

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