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About Southwestern College (SCKANS)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private



4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College




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Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

United Methodist

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?


Southwestern College which is a private, United Methodist university, is located in Winfield, KS. In addition to over 18,413 undergraduate students, SC also boasts of over 153 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 18,413. The school has a total of 1841 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Around 51% of the students are 25 and over at Southwestern College. At SC around 41% are white, 27% belong to an unknown race or ethnicity, and 12% are Black or African American. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 36% of the students are females and 64% are males. Jerry Kill, Arthur Covey, Jim Helmer, and Neil Frank are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. SC offers a total of 267 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by WASC (Western Assn. of Schools and Colleges).

Location & Contact


100 College Street


Email: N/A
Phone: 6202296000
Fax: 6202296224
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Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.


Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.


SAT Range

910 - 1080

ACT Range

18 - 23

Application Fee



Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA


Accept Common App


Though the varsity takes in only a few number of students, and the admission to SC is easy. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $25. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 920-1070, it would improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Southwestern College, must score 21 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 18 are also given admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 100 College Street, Winfield, Kansas 67156-6224. To gather more information, they can call them at (620) 229-6000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to SC. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $46,995. The average annual tuition cost ($31,650), books and supplies ($1,000), room and boarding ($8,110), and budget for other expenses ($6,868) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.


Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio


Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Academic Calendar


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Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad


Business Administration, Management...

139 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

45 Graduates

Business, Management, Marketing, an...

34 Graduates

Homeland Security

29 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

27 Graduates

Computer Programming

26 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

21 Graduates

Social Sciences, Other

17 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

17 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

15 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

15 Graduates

Biology, General

14 Graduates

Psychology, General

13 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences a...

13 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

10 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

9 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

7 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

5 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

4 Graduates


4 Graduates

Pastoral Counseling and Specialized...

4 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

4 Graduates

Philosophy and Religious Studies, G...

3 Graduates


3 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

2 Graduates


2 Graduates


2 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

2 Graduates

Data Entry/Microcomputer Applicatio...

1 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

1 Graduates


1 Graduates


1 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

1 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

1 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

1 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

1 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

1 Graduates

Computer Science

1 Graduates


Student Body

Undergraduate Students


Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.






Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%


41% White

29% Unknown

11% Black

9% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

4% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

1% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

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Unknown Location


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Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$58,157 per year

Campus Life


The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

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Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

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Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol


24-Hour Escort Safety rides


The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. At SC, $8,110 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. There are around 64% male and 36% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation


Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation


Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.




Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$188 - 340

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.


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Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.


Average Amount

< $30K


$30K - $48K


$48K - $75K


$75K - $110K


> $110K


In case the students at Southwestern College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $4,743, whereas the financial aid is $17,682. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,359, while the institutional aid is $17,682.

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