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Southwestern Oklahoma State, founded in 1901, is a private, comprehensive university. Its 73-acre campus is located in Weatherford, 65 miles west of Oklahoma City.

Website: www.swosu.edu

Public
Co-ed
4,092
Undergraduate
Students
(61.1%) 2,500 Women
(38.9%) 1,592 Men
840
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
91% of 2,220 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.54
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
21 average
18-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $21,765
Out-of-state: $28,665
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,695
Out-of-state: $14,595
Room and Board
$6,030
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Freshman Award
$6,892
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$23,292
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
201
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 24% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Weatherford Population
11,357
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Oklahoma City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
26% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Bulldogs
Sororities
4% of women participate
Fraternities
3% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
3.7% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.3% Asian
4.6% Black/African-American
12.1% Hispanic/Latino
9.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
65.2% White
2.8% Unknown
International Students
4.2%
First-Year Students Returning
61.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
16.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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