Southwestern Oklahoma State University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Southwestern Oklahoma State University is a medium four-year, public school with 5,115 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1901 and is the only college located in Weatherford, Oklahoma.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
73
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, and doctoral degree are available at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.

Southwestern Oklahoma State University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 73 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Education, Business, Nursing, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
66%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Southwestern Oklahoma State University is relatively low at 66% (close to Oklahoma average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Southwestern Oklahoma State University is low: 33%. About 33% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Southwestern Oklahoma State University is reasonably decent -- 18:1. Find out more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,600
Medium
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - about $11,200 a year. The additional fees at Southwestern Oklahoma State University beyond tuition are around $1,400; this comes to $12,600 per year.

Read the details about Southwestern Oklahoma State University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
92%
Easy
According to government data, 2,084 applications were submitted and 1,908 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,100
Low
Southwestern Oklahoma State University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Southwestern Oklahoma State University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
Southwestern Oklahoma State University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,300 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, nearly $2,100 per academic year.

Based on the college crime data, Southwestern Oklahoma State University seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Southwestern Oklahoma State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Southwestern Oklahoma State University, 100 Campus Dr, Weatherford, Oklahoma 73096-3098, USA
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