|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
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How hard is it to get into SCU and can I get accepted? The school has a 62% acceptance rate ranking it #7 in Oklahoma for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 211 out of 340 applicants were admitted making SCU a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 76 percent. Southwestern Christian University typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 54% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Southwestern Christian University is a prized outcome for many students.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Southwestern Christian University is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||475|
|SAT Math 25th||425|
|SAT Composite 25th||900|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||545|
|SAT Math 75th||540|
|SAT Composite 75th||1085|
|Average SAT Score||990|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Southwestern Christian University?
Southwestern Christian University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 78 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 900 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 810. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 990 out of 1600. The school ranks #12 in Oklahoma for highest average SAT composite score. 15 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1085 and Above||Good||>74%|
|992 to 1085||Avg +||62%-74%|
|900 to 992||Avg -||49%-62%|
|808 to 900||Reach||36%-49%|
|Less than 808||Low||<36%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||20|
|ACT Math 75th||19|
|ACT Composite 75th||20|
|Average ACT Score||18|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into SCU?
Admission data indicates that SCU regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 20 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #17 in Oklahoma for highest average ACT composite score. 53 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Southwestern Christian University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|20 and Above||Good||>74%|
|18 to 20||Avg +||62%-74%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||49%-62%|
|14 to 16||Reach||36%-49%|
|Less than 14||Low||<36%|
What GPA do you need to get into Southwestern Christian University?
You can get into SCU with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Southwestern Christian University was 2.99 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #19 in Oklahoma for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as SCU accepts 62% of students who apply.
*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 2.99 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||52%||56%||54%|
The cost for prospective students to apply to Southwestern Christian University is $0.
What are the requirements for admission to Southwestern Christian University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=207856 IPEDS survey data for Southwestern Christian University.
15% of students submit their SAT scores to SCU. 53% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
62% of those who apply are granted admission to SCU. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 900 and 1085. 15% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 16 and 20. 53% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.