Student Population
Southwest Baptist University overview
Location Bolivar, Missouri
Online sbuniv.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Southern Baptist
Southwest Baptist University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Bolivar, Missouri, Southwest Baptist University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Southern Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,884 prospective students applied, and 1,379 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 474 enrolled in the school.  2,114 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,478 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $22,400 plus fees of $958. Southwest Baptist University is ranked 660 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Southwest Baptist University overview
SAT 980/1250
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.46
Applications Accepted
Southwest Baptist University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Southwest Baptist University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$958
Room and Board $7,600
Budget for Other Expenses$2,000
Total One Year Cost$34,458


Average Salary After 10 Years
$36,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
48% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Southwest Baptist University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 39%
Education 14%
Business 9%
Psychology 7%
Theology and Religious Vvocations 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=179326 IPEDS survey data for Southwest Baptist University.