• Address: 7210 NW 39th Expressway, Bethany, Oklahoma 73008

  • Phone Number: (405) 789-7661

  • Website: http://swcu.publishpath.com/online1

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About Southwestern Christian University

Southwestern Christian University is a private not-for-profit institution established in 1946. The university delivers high-quality education to the students through innovative learning and research. It is an institution that equips college students for a life of learningleadership and empowers graduates to excel and to positively affect their world. The university abides by the values of scholarship, spirit, and service.

  • The Southwestern Christian University address is 7210 NW 39th Expressway, Bethany, Oklahoma 73008.

  • The acceptance rate is 41% and the student-faculty ratio is 15:1.

  • The university is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). 


Southwestern Christian University Online

The purpose of the online programs at the university is to offer degrees to individuals with busy lifestyles a chance to complete their educational goals. The online students have access to the bookstore and library through their respective online portals.

  • The Southwestern Christian University student portal is a platform where students can check their financial aid status, ledger or any other part of their account.

  • The Southwestern Christian University portal gives the students all the major information regarding the university.

  • The degrees are accredited and transfer of credits can be done easily. 


Southwestern Christian University Schools

  • School of Professional Studies

  • School of Graduate Degrees  

  • School of Humanities and Education


Southwestern Christian University Tuition

The tuition varies for each program. The average tuition fee for Bachelors degree for in state and out of state students is mentioned below

Student Average Tuition Fee
In State $11,400
Out of State $11,400

Southwestern Christian University Programs

The university offers 4 online programs across 2 disciplines. The courses are flexible and can be completed according to the student's time and schedule. The majors provided are Business Management and Human Services. The programs offered by the university is mentioned below

Bachelor of Professional Leadership in Business Bachelor of Professional Leadership in Management
Bachelor of Professional Leadership in Christian Leadership Bachelor of Professional Leadership in Social Services

Southwestern Christian University Financial Aid

The university provides financial support to students who need to fund their education in the form of grants, scholarships, loans, and work-study. The grants and scholarships are awarded to the students on the basis of their merit, residential status, ethnicity and such and need not be paid back whereas the loans have to be paid back after the completion of the degree.

The students who wish to receive financial aid can fill in the FAFSA forms with the FAFSA/Federal school code 003180.

  • The Federal Aids provided are the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), Direct Unsubsidized Loan, Direct Subsidized Loan, and Federal Work-Study.

  • The State Aids provided are Oklahoma Tuition Aid Grant (OTAG), Oklahoma Tuition Equalization Grant (OTEG), Oklahoma’s Promise (OHLAP) and Native American Grant.

  • The Institutional Aids provided are Teen Talent Scholarship, Preview Scholarship, International Scholarship, Eagle Merit Scholarship, and Academic Scholarship. 


Southwestern Christian University Reviews

Some of the reviews about the university from some of its students are

  • The online programs offered by the university is great.

  • The technical support for online students is excellent.

  • The atmosphere of the university is very peaceful. 


Southwestern Christian University Campus

The campus area provides a large variety of job opportunities and enrichment activities. The Southwestern Christian University dorms make sure that the students get optimal facilities and comfort during their stay. There are around 6 residence halls for both men and women.

The Southwestern Christian University Athletics includes various sports such as Basketball, Soccer, Softball, and Tennis. The online portal for athletics provides all the information regarding the athletic activities of the university.

Southwestern Christian University Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit
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For-Profit vs Not-For-Profit

Headquartered at

Bethany, Oklahoma

FAFSA/Federal School Code

003180
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What is FAFSA school code?
How to fill FAFSA application?

Institutional Accreditation

HLC
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What is Accreditation in Colleges and Universities?

Religious Affiliation

Pentecostal Holiness Church
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What are Religious Affiliated Colleges and Universities?

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

eLibrary , Digital Libraries

Data Source: http://swcu.publishpath.com/online1, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Southwestern Christian University Statistics

Key Statistics
Acceptance Rate 41 %
Student Faculty Ratio 15: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 59 % Part Time: 14 %
Total Population 764
Student Population Full Time: 650 Part Time: 114
Gender Division Male: 52 % Female: 48 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 579 347 232
Total Applicants Admitted - 238 134 104
Applicants Enrolled - 156 87 68
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 155 86 68

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 22 %

The College Monk

Female: 56 %

Total Graduation Rate: 34 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Southwestern Christian University Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in Southwestern Christian University

School of Professional Studies

Majors available

Information Systems Business Management

School of Graduate Studies

Majors available

Science Literature

School of Humanities and Education

Majors available

Arts Education

Southwestern Christian University Admissions and Application Requirement

Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Application Fee
Graduate Application Fee $50

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 21
Number of students submitting ACT scores 143
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 14%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 92%
SAT Math 500 average 420 - 580 range
SAT Critical Reading 515 average 430 - 600 range
SAT Writing 485 average 410 - 560 range
ACT Composite 20 average 17 - 24 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.


Southwestern Christian University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,311 Undergraduate Student, U, S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) $417 Undergraduate student,Eligible for Federal Pell Grant,Enrolled atleast half-time June 30th, 2019
Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG) $750 Full-time undergraduate students, who receive Federal Pell Grants and are U.S. citizens. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Unsubsidized Loan $5,366 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,366 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study $5,366 U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Aid

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Oklahoma Tuition Aid Grant (OTAG) $3,543 Oklahoma residents who have an expected family contribution (EFC) of 1500 or less. March 15th, 2019
Oklahoma Tuition Equalization Grant (OTEG) $3,543 Oklahoma residents, full-time students who qualify. March 15th, 2019
Oklahoma’s Promise (OHLAP) $3,543 Oklahoma residents may apply during their freshman or sophomore year of high school. March 15th, 2019
Native American Grant $3,543 Who, qualify for educational assistance through the Bureau of Indian Affairs. March 15th, 2019

Data Source: http://swcu.publishpath.com/online1, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Teen Talent Scholarship $6,023 Must win IPHC competition Varies
Preview Scholarship $6,023 Available to prospective new students only. Varies
International Scholarship $6,023 New students only. Varies
Eagle Merit Scholarship $6,023 Must be graduate student, subject to specific participation. Varies
Academic scholarship $6,023 New students only, satisfactory academic progress. Varies

Data Source: http://swcu.publishpath.com/online1, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $8,874
$30,001 - $48,000 $7,834
$48,001 - $75,000 $10,960
$75,001 - $110,000 $11,524
Over $110,000 $14,066

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 64% $4,125
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 91% $9,871
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 45% $4,888
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 89% $6,320
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 70% $6,496
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 70% $6,167
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 10,403
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 11 $8,234
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 11 $8,234

Data Source: http://swcu.publishpath.com/online1, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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