Southwestern Oklahoma State University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Weatherford, OK


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About Southwestern Oklahoma State University

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A 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 Oklahoma State University is a small public university located on a rural campus in Weatherford, Oklahoma. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,898, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 93%. The university offers 47 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 40%, and a student-faculty ratio of 20:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,368, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $13,478.

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

93% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 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 Required

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required


SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-23

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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Students Enrolled


Online Student Enrollment


Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can 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.






Two or more races




American Indian/Alaska Native




Non-U.S. Citizen




Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander


Female student population


Socio-economic diversity

46% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs


Online Programs


Total Online Enrollment


Student Location Breakout

85% 15%

Percent of Programs Online

99% On-campus

1% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 2% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's Not offered

Doctorate Not offered

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $6,368 $13,478
Graduate $6,294 $12,966

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 $1,218
On-campus room and board $6,230
On-campus other expenses $7,202
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $5,814
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $7,202
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $6,212

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $21,018 $28,128
Off-campus without family $20,602 $27,712
Off-campus with family $13,798 $20,908

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $3,068
State Grant Aid $5,227
Institution Grant Aid $5,673
Pell Grant Aid $4,753

Financial Outlook


Average salary 6 years after starting school


Average student debt after graduation


Understanding Grants & Scholarships

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