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
Level of Study 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 2,064 prospective students applied, and 1,453 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 453 enrolled in the school.  2,074 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,283 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $23,100 plus fees of $978. Southwest Baptist University is ranked 659 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Southwest Baptist University overview
SAT 990/1210
ACT 18/25
GPA 3.46
Applications Accepted
Southwest Baptist University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Southwest Baptist University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$978
Room and Board $7,720
Budget for Other Expenses$2,000
Total One Year Cost$35,298


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.