Southwestern Oklahoma State University, OK

Public4-Year • Medium • Primarily ResidentialMaster's College and UniversitySelective • High Transfer-InMain Campus
100 Campus DR, Weatherford, OK 73096
(580) 772-6611

Southwestern Oklahoma State University Rankings

1 ← Poor Great → 100


Academics at Southwestern Oklahoma State University

GradHighest Degree

Share of Graduates by Field of Study

Biological and Biomedical Sciences2%
Business, Management, Marketing15%
Communication, Journalism1%
Computer and Information Sciences2%
Engineering Technologies4%
English Language and Literature1%
Foreign Languages, Linguistics<1%
Health Professions and Related Programs39%
Law Enforcement, Firefighting3%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities5%
Mathematics and Statistics<1%
Multi-disciplinary Studies2%
Parks, Recreation, Fitness Studies8%
Physical Sciences1%
Social Sciences1%
Visual and Performing Arts2%


Getting into Southwestern Oklahoma State University

92%Admission Rate
-Median SAT Math
-Median SAT Reading
21Median ACT Composite

Typical Test Scores

ACT Composite (25–75%)18–24
1 36


Cost of Attending Southwestern Oklahoma State University

$7KIn-State Tuition
$14KOut-of-State Tuition
$19KAverage Total Cost
$12KAverage Net Cost

Average Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeSchoolOKUS


Typical Debt after Southwestern Oklahoma State University

51%Receive Federal Loans
$10KMedian Federal Debt
58%Repayment Rate
$163Median Payment

Received Financial Aid

Family IncomeSchoolOKUS
$0–$30K 37%62%57%
$30K–$48K 18%17%16%
$48K–$75K 18%14%12%
$75K–$110K 14%9%9%
>$110K 12%8%11%

Student Debt

The median debt for family income between $0–$30K$10K$10K$11K
The median debt for family income between $30K–$75K$10K$11K$12K
The median debt for students with family income >$75K$11K$10K$12K
The median debt for Pell students$11K$10K$12K
The median debt for no-Pell students$10K$9K$11K
Cumulative loan debt at the 90th percentile$28K$24K$25K
Cumulative loan debt at the 75th percentile$18K$16K$18K
Cumulative loan debt at the 25th percentile$5K$5K$6K
Cumulative loan debt at the 10th percentile$3K$3K$3K

Repayment Rates

1-year after entering repayment 57%44%43%
3-years after entering repayment 58%45%46%
5-years after entering repayment 57%47%50%
7-years after entering repayment 64%53%55%


Completion Rates at Southwestern Oklahoma State University

66%Retention Rate
27%Transfer Rate
27%Withdrawal Rate
34%Graduation Rate

Graduation Rates by Time Taken

Time TakenSchoolOKUS
Within 4 Years 21%40%38%
Within 6 Years 34%53%55%
Within 8 Years 38%54%56%

Graduation Rates by Ethnicity

Ethnicity and NativitySchoolOKUS
Asian 69%45%53%
Black 17%36%39%
Caucasian 41%47%52%
Hispanic or Latino 28%45%47%
Native American or Alaskan Native 26%44%40%
Non-US citizens/residents 38%45%50%
Two or more races 32%39%44%
Other race 17%35%44%


Outcomes after Southwestern Oklahoma State University

88%Employment Rate
$33KMedian Salary
$21K25 Pctl Salary
$50K75 Pctl Salary

Employment over Time

Employed 6 years after enrollment 88%82%85%
Employed 7 years after enrollment 89%81%84%
Employed 8 years after enrollment 88%80%84%
Employed 9 years after enrollment 89%79%83%
Employed 10 years after enrollment 87%78%83%

Distribution of Earnings after Graduation

10th percentile of earnings$7K$5K$7K
25th percentile of earnings$21K$15K$17K
50th percentile of earnings$33K$27K$29K
75th percentile of earnings$50K$41K$43K
90th percentile of earnings$76K$54K$57K

Median Earnings over Time

Earnings 6 years after enrollment$33K$27K$29K
Earnings 8 years after enrollment$36K$31K$32K
Earnings 10 years after enrollment$39K$33K$35K


Students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University

69%Full-time Undergrads
22Avg Entry Age
817Graduate Students

Enrollment by Gender

Female degree-seeking undergraduates 60%62%64%
Male degree-seeking undergraduates 40%38%35%

Enrollment by Race and Nativity

Race and NativitySchoolOKUS
Asian 2%1%4%
Black 4%9%18%
Caucasian 62%55%49%
Hispanic or Latino 11%9%18%
Native American or Alaskan Native 4%11%1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander <1%<1%<1%
Non-US citizens/residents 5%2%2%
Two or more races 9%7%3%
Other race 3%4%4%

Enrollment by Family Income

Family IncomeSchoolOKUS
$0–$30K 30%45%43%
$30K–$48K 19%22%18%
$48K–$75K 19%16%16%
$75K–$110K 16%13%14%
>$110K 16%13%15%

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