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Southwestern Adventist University
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  • 4 Year
  • KEENE, TX

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Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade C+
  5. Athletics
    grade D
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade A

About

100 W HILLCREST ST
KEENE, TX 76059
Athletic Division
NCCAA Division II
Athletic Conference
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From Southwestern Adventist University

Nestled in the town of Keene, Texas, Southwestern Adventist University offers a special opportunity for students who desire to get the most out of their college experience. Founded in 1893 and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Southwestern continues its 125 year legacy of providing exceptional value with many programs to choose from and generous financial aid packages.

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Southwestern Adventist University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
August 1
Acceptance Rate
58%
SAT Range
880-1090
ACT Range
17-22
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$21,717 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$10,639 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
94%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 33 responses
85%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 39 responses
72%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 39 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
9
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
1
Online Associates Programs
1
Online Bachelor's Programs
7
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    0%
  • On Campus
    95%
  • Online
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
537 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
136
Undergrads Over 25
13%
Pell Grant
57%
Varsity Athletes
12%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 25 responses
  • Friendly
    96%
  • Creative
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
58%
Poll
84%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 55 responses
Poll
52%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 77 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 27 responses
  • All the above
    33%
  • Friendly
    26%
  • Faith
    22%
  • Loving
    11%
  • Home away from home
    4%
  • Underrated
    4%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
40%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
86%
National
83%
86%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 21 responses

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