Southwestern Adventist University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Keene, TX

$22,188

Avg tuition

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About Southwestern Adventist University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Seventh Day Adventist  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Southwestern Adventist University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Keene, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 687, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 58%. The university offers 34 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 40%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for students are $22,188.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

58% 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.

Test scores Required

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 880-1090

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-22

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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687

Students Enrolled

7%

Online Student Enrollment

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

Hispanic

44%

White

24%

Black

13%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Asian

5%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

3%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Female student population

61%

Socio-economic diversity

57% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

12

Total Online Enrollment

45

Student Location Breakout

7% 93%

Percent of Programs Online

71% On-campus

29% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates 100% online

Associate 25% online

Bachelor's 21% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 100% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

57%

State Grant Aid

44%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

57%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,192
State Grant Aid $2,895
Institution Grant Aid $6,403
Pell Grant Aid $4,822

Financial Outlook

$39k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$27k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

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.