Southwest Baptist UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Bolivar, Missouri Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$24,578

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About Southwest Baptist University

Southwest Baptist University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Bolivar, Missouri. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,281, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 71%. The university offers 49 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 46%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $24,578.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

71% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 71%

Retention Rate 69%

Graduation Rate 46%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 890-1165

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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63%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

67%

Unknown

22%

Black

4%

Hispanic

2%

Two or more races

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

48% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

48%

State Grant Aid

42%

Institution Grant Aid

78%

Pell Grant

48%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,824
State Grant Aid $2,571
Institution Grant Aid $15,745
Pell Grant Aid $4,138
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.