Bethany, Oklahoma

Southwestern Christian University


Student Population
Southwestern Christian University overview
Location Bethany, Oklahoma
Online swcu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Pentecostal Holiness Church
Southwestern Christian University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Bethany, Oklahoma, Southwestern Christian University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Pentecostal Holiness Church faith. In the most recent statistical year 196 prospective students applied, and 151 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 133 enrolled in the school.  558 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 112 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $11,400 plus fees of $2,480. SCU is ranked 1297 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
Southwestern Christian University overview
SAT 900/1220
ACT 16/20
Applications Accepted
Southwestern Christian University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Southwestern Christian University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$2,480
Room and Board $7,233
Budget for Other Expenses$1,380
Total One Year Cost$23,693


Average Salary After 10 Years
$27,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
28% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Southwestern Christian University students
Subject Percent of Class
Human Services 34%
Business 27%
Philosophy and Religious Studies 16%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 10%
Theology and Religious Vvocations 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=207856 IPEDS survey data for Southwestern Christian University.