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Southwestern University

Georgetown, Texas

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Overview

Student Population
1,506
Southwestern University overview
Location Georgetown, Texas
Online southwestern.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Southwestern University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Georgetown, Texas, Southwestern University is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,578 prospective students applied, and 2,260 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 361 enrolled in the school.  1,488 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 18 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $45,120 plus fees of $0. SU is ranked 216 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

7/10
Overall
9/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
7/10
Outcomes
8/10
Value

SU is rated within the top 33% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Southwestern University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult
Southwestern University overview
SAT 1110/1300
ACT 23/29
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
49.4% 
Southwestern University overview
Applications Due Feb 15, 2023
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$45,120
Costs for Southwestern University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $11,760
Budget for Other Expenses$1,400
Total One Year Cost$59,580

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$57,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
73% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Southwestern University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 17%
Business 11%
Visual and Performing Arts 10%
Communication 10%
Education 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228343 IPEDS survey data for Southwestern University.

Current students may use the Southwestern University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.