Southwestern Christian University Rankings

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#10558 of 14,160In the World
#2211 of 2,624In North America
#2113 of 2,523In the United States
#27 of 31In Oklahoma
#2 of 2In Bethany

Quick Review

Religion
Pentecostal Holiness Church
Acceptance rate
62%
Average SAT
993
Average ACT
18
Avg. cost to attend
$20,291 /y
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
498
Graduates
20
Male:Female Ratio
55:45
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
swcu.edu

Southwestern Christian University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate62%68%56%
Applicants340173167
Admissions21111794
Freshmen enrolled full time1116348
Freshmen enrolled part time321

96 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

57 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
11 or 10%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 900
or below

75% of them
had 1085
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Southwestern Christian University are 900-1085 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
76 or 69%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 16
or below

75% of them
had 20
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Southwestern Christian University are 16-20 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White204 (40%)
Black or African American122 (24%)
Nonresident Alien76 (15%)
Hispanic54 (11%)
Two or more races17 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native12 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown10 (2%)
Asian5 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.8%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,291/year
Average aid awarded
$8,208
Students receiving aid
98%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$19,622
$30-48K$18,075
$48-75K$19,876
$75-110K$22,062
$110K+$23,228

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$13,650$7,650
Tuition in-state$13,650$7,650
Tuition out-of-state$13,650$7,650
Fee in-district$2,680$2,630
Fee in-state$2,680$2,630
Fee out-of-state$2,680$2,630

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity221
Combined charge for room and board$7,100

Southwestern Christian University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General33
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management29
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other1018
Organizational Leadership26
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies94
Human Services, General9
Psychology, General7
Music Technology2
Missions & Missionary Studies and Missiology2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education1
Religious & Sacred Music1
Elementary Education and Teaching1
History Teacher Education1
Music Performance, General1
Grand Total912718
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate25%28%21%
  • Full-time retention rate - 45%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
19
Citations
46

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
10 / 21
Psychology
10 / 26
Medicine
10 / 37
Child Psychology
5 / 24
Demography
4 / 12
Clinical Psychology
4 / 1
Public Health
3 / 17
Political Science
2 / 3
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
2 / 0
Social Psychology
2 / 3
History
2 / 0
Psychiatry
2 / 19
Communications and Public Relations
1 / 3
Family medicine
1 / 9
Publishing
1 / 0
Development Studies
1 / 0
Economics
1 / 0
Business
1 / 6
Human Rights Law
1 / 0
Pediatrics
1 / 2
Sports / Exercise science
1 / 0
Occupational Safety and Health
1 / 6
Nursing
1 / 0
Epidemiology
1 / 2

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
201431
201502
201632
2017818
201814
201908
202028

General info

Alternative namesSCU
Founded1946
MottoScholarship - Spirit - Service
Colorsroyal blue, black
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff84
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address7210 NW 39th Expressway
Bethany, Oklahoma, 73008
United States
City population19,000
Phone4057897661
Fax+1 (405) 495 0078

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