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Southwestern Christian University

Bethany, OK 4-Year Private
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About Southwestern Christian University

Southwestern Christian University Overview

Southwestern Christian University is a private, religious school in the suburban setting of Bethany, Oklahoma. Southwestern Christian University was founded in 1946 and now enrolls around 458 students per year year, including 458 undergrads. Southwestern Christian University offers housing for up to 200 students. The majority of students live on campus but first-year students are not required to live in the dorms. On the weekends, about 50% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

Student Activities at Southwestern Christian University

Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Southwestern Christian University's theater groups.

Southwestern Christian University does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Southwestern Christian University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Southwestern Christian University on the Student Life page.

2022 Southwestern Christian University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.2
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 10%
Tuition $16,230
Percent of Need Met 71%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $7,925

Is Southwestern Christian University a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a better sense of what Southwestern Christian University offers and if the school might be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Southwestern Christian University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Southwestern Christian University Grads

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Southwestern Christian University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Southwestern Christian University

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Southwestern Christian University meets 71% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Southwestern Christian University full-time are awarded $7,925 a year in financial aid, on average.

The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2022 was around $17,000 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Southwestern Christian University.

Based on this information, how does Southwestern Christian University sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Southwestern Christian University a good school for you?

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Where is Southwestern Christian University?

Southwestern Christian University is located in the suburban setting of Bethany, Oklahoma, less than an hour from Oklahoma City.

If you would like to see Southwestern Christian University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstates 35/40 to Bethany, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Will Rogers World.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Southwestern Christian University and Bethany are like without leaving home.

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College Info

PO Box 340 Bethany, OK 73008-0340

Campus Setting: Suburban

Southwestern Christian University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Southwestern Christian University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Southwestern Christian University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Southwestern Christian University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

15 - 19

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

19 and Above

Good

15 to 19

Avg

15 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Southwestern Christian University is 19. Students with an ACT score of 19 and above have a good chance of getting into Southwestern Christian University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 15 and 19 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 15 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Southwestern Christian University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Southwestern Christian University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$21,908

In State

$21,908

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$16,230
$16,230
Fees
$3,678
$3,678
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
$2,000
$2,000

Student Life

Wondering what life at Southwestern Christian University is like? There are approximately 458 students enrolled at Southwestern Christian University. 89% percent of students attend school full-time.

89%

Full Time

10%

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

458

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$19,908

Out-of-State

$19,908

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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