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SCU Demographics & Diversity

Bethany, Oklahoma

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at SCU are predominantly White with a sizeable Black population. The school has very high racial diversity. 56% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Southwestern Christian University students
Race Percent of Students
White 44%
Black 25%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 4%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 1%
Two or more races 3%
International 10%
Race Unknown 4%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 30% more male students than female students enrolled at Southwestern Christian University with a gender ratio of 56% men to 44% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, SCU has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Southwestern Christian University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 56%
Women 44%
Enrollment by gender for Southwestern Christian University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 272
Women 210

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

SCU serves a very low number of students outside of Oklahoma, with 72 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Southwestern Christian University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 72%
Out of State 24%
Foreign 4%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$50,467 per year

49% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 38.1%
Part time Undergrads 17.6%

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