Southwestern Oklahoma State University Rankings

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In the World#3388 of 14178
In North America#989 of 2629
In the United States#916 of 2528
In Oklahoma#11 of 31
In Weatherford#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
91%
Average ACT
21
Aid receiving
93%
Undergraduates
4,123
Graduates
838
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
swosu.edu

Southwestern Oklahoma State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate91%91%91%
Applicants2,1968271,369
Admissions2,0007551,245
Freshmen enrolled full time842332510
Freshmen enrolled part time271116

1,615 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

999 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
855 or 98%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Southwestern Oklahoma State University are 18-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White3175 (66%)
Hispanic535 (11%)
Two or more races420 (9%)
Black or African American205 (4%)
Nonresident Alien165 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown146 (3%)
Asian135 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native61 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,344
Students receiving aid
93%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$6,150$6,084
Tuition in-state$6,150$6,084
Tuition out-of-state$13,050$12,564
Fee in-district$1,545$1,236
Fee in-state$1,545$1,236
Fee out-of-state$1,545$1,236

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,370
Combined charge for room and board$6,030
Room charge$2,700
Meal charge$3,330

Southwestern Oklahoma State University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse23137
Business Administration and Management, General12131
General Studies114
Pharmacy74
Elementary Education and Teaching621
Secondary Education and Teaching49
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General48
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other40
Educational Leadership and Administration, General32
Kinesiology and Exercise Science30
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other29
Engineering Technology, General28
Physical Therapy Technician & Assistant27
Computer and Information Sciences, General26
Psychology, General25
Biology & Biological Sciences, General24
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other22
Special Education and Teaching, General910
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator19
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement19
Health & Health Care Administration & Management18
Fire Science & Fire-fighting14
Communication, General14
Community Psychology14
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General13
Occupational Therapist Assistant13
Medical Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiation Therapist11
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies38
English Language and Literature, General11
Music, General92
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching92
Chemistry, General10
History, General8
Music Teacher Education8
Business & Commerce, General7
Medical Informatics7
Computer Science5
Clinical & Medical Laboratory Technician4
Graphic Design4
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education4
Mathematics, General4
History Teacher Education3
Engineering Physics & Applied Physics3
Manufacturing Engineering Technology & Technician3
English & Language Arts Teacher Education2
Political Science and Government, General2
Art Teacher Education2
Spanish Language and Literature1
Grand Total19882123374
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate35%32%37%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 17%

Publications & Citations

Publications
620
Citations
14,340

Publication count by topic

Medicine
210
Chemistry
72
Psychology
55
Computer science
48
Biology
45
Mathematics
30
Business
26
Political science
24
Physics
21
Materials science
16
Engineering
14
Sociology
10
Economics
9
Geography
6
Art
6
History
5
Geology
4
Environmental science
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology1492782
Psychology15154,676
Business15571,241
Medicine20363,450
Physics2768317
History29753
Computer science3001761
Geography318289
Biology32601,136
Chemistry33021,042
Geology353424
Economics357455
Engineering414269
Political science42858
Mathematics461555
Environmental science474216
Materials science528314

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199027
199117
199259
19931213
19941519
19951035
19961237
19971451
1998865
19991489
200011114
200116145
200214167
20039236
200412269
200513322
200620381
200719462
200826462
200918563
201022664
201126713
20129800
201327966
201434972
2015341000
201639936
201737998
201850852
2019281098
2020291217

General info

Alternative namesSouthwestern Oklahoma State University Sayre Campus
SWOSU
Southwestern
Southwestern Oklahoma State University Weatherford Campus
Founded1901
WikipediaSouthwestern Oklahoma State University
MottoThe Focus is You!
Colorsnavy blue, white
Academic CalendarAugust to July (August - December; January-May; June-July)
Total FTE staff550
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address100 Campus Dr
Weatherford, Oklahoma, 73096-3001
United States
City population11,000
Phone5807726611
Fax+1 (580) 774 3795

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