Southwestern Christian University

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Bethany, OK

$13,884

Avg tuition

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About Southwestern Christian University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Pentecostal Holiness Church  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 Christian University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Bethany, Oklahoma. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 458, and admissions are selective. The university offers 22 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 30%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $13,884.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

Information not available

Retention Rate Insight

54% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

30% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

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Open admission Yes

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) --

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

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Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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486

Students enrolled

50%

Online student enrollment

12:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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

Demographics

White

42%

Black

18%

Non-U.S. Citizen

14%

Hispanic

10%

Two or more races

6%

American Indian/Alaska Native

6%

Asian

3%

Unknown

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Female student population

45%

Socio-economic diversity

49% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

2

Total Online Enrollment

241

Student Location Breakout

Percent of Programs Online

92% On-campus

8% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates X Bold Not offered

Associate X Bold Not offered

Bachelor's Check Bold 9% online

Graduate Certificate X Bold Not offered

Master's X Bold Not offered

Doctorate X Bold Not offered

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $13,884 $13,884
Graduate $7,650 $7,650

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $2,000
On-campus room and board $8,600
On-campus other expenses $1,800
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $8,800
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $2,640
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $2,240

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $26,284 $26,284
Off-campus without family $27,324 $27,324
Off-campus with family $18,124 $18,124

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

49%

State Grant Aid

32%

Institution Grant Aid

90%

Pell Grant

49%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,766
State Grant Aid $4,043
Institution Grant Aid $6,859
Pell Grant Aid $4,252

Financial Outlook

$27k

Average student debt after graduation

$28k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. 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.