Reach out to Southwestern Oklahoma State University's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.
Here is an overiew of some of Southwestern's admissions stats.
|Southwestern 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||20%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||83%|
These are the application deadlines for Southwestern Oklahoma State University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Info Not Available||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Southwestern Oklahoma State University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Southwestern directly for more information about early applications.
➡️ Discover a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Southwestern has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you stand out.
What does Southwestern consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
Make sure to check with Southwestern for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Southwestern, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Southwestern's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.7|
|Other Requirements||√||minimum ACT score of 20 (940 SAT) or rank in the upper 50% of high school graduating class or have a high school GPA of 2.7 in the 15-unit core curriculum|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Southwestern have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 88% submitted a class rank. At Southwestern 20% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 43% were in the top 25% and 74% were in the top 50%.
At Southwestern Oklahoma State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||29.48%|
|3.50 and 3.74||22.95%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14.13%|
|3.00 and 3.24||10.03%|
|2.50 and 2.9||9.73%|
|2.00 and 2.49||2.58%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Southwestern directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Southwestern considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Southwestern does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not. 83% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Southwestern. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Southwestern during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Southwestern?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Southwestern.
Does Southwestern accept transfer credits?
✅ Southwestern accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Southwestern accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ Southwestern does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Southwestern?
✅ Southwestern is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Southwestern's acceptance rate?
✅ Southwestern has an acceptance rate of 93%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Southwestern?
🟨 Southwestern may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.
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How hard is it to get into Southwestern? Southwestern is a less selective institution. The Southwestern acceptance rate is 93%. This means that the institution accepts 92 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Southwestern is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Southwestern is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Southwestern, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.53. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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