School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Southwest Baptist University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address1600 University Ave, Bolivar, MO 65613-2596
Admission Information
Net Price
Veterans Tuition
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Southwest Baptist University is 96.21% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 35.56%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $25 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate96.21 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)35.56 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$25

Tuition & Fees

Southwest Baptist's 2023 tuition & fees is $27,038 for undergraduate students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 3.75% compared to the last year's rate ($26,060).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $5,520. The graduate tuition increased by 2.45% compared to the last year's rate.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$27,038
Graduate Tuition & Fees$5,520
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,709 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 324 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Southwest Baptist has 2,101 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 608 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,709
Undergraduate Students2,101
Graduate Students608
Online Enrollment324

Degree Information and Campus Life

Southwest Baptist offers 74 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs.
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Southwest Baptist
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs74 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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