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Arizona Christian University
Phoenix, AZ
Arizona Christian University (formerly Southwestern College and Global University) is a church-affiliated school offering majors in business, music, elementary and secondary education, Christian ministries, counseling, and Biblical studies. Its 35-acre campus is located in Phoenix.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 820
   Women 345 (42.1%)
   Men 475 (57.9%)
Graduate Students Not reported
Entrance Difficulty  
Overall Admission Rate Not reported
Early Action Offered  
Early Decision Offered  
Regular Admission Deadline  
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.22
SAT Math 498 average
450-550 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 478 average
410-538 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 20 average
18-22 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
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Standardized Tests        
Extracurricular Activities        
Cost of Attendance Not available
  Tuition and Fees $4,560
  Room and Board Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met Not reported
Average Freshman Award $15,794
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Continuous
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 52
Regular Class Size Not reported
Phoenix Population 1,488,750
Nearest Metropolitan Area Phoenix
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing  
Athletic Conferences National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, National Christian College Athletic Association
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Sororities 21% of women participate
Fraternities 18% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.9% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.4% Asian
13.0% Black/African-American
18.5% Hispanic/Latino
5.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.6% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
54.2% White
5.7% Unknown
International Students 2.2% from 17 countries
First-Year Students Returning 52.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 24.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported