Southern Wesleyan University Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Central, SC, Southern Wesleyan University is one of the best universities in the state of South Carolina. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Southern Wesleyan University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Southern Wesleyan University.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, Southern Wesleyan University is often abbreviated as SWU.

PO Box 1020, Wesleyan Drive Central, SC 29630
Phone: (864) 644-5550
Email: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.swu.edu

Rankings: Southern Wesleyan University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.3
Graduation and retention ranking: 42
Average freshman retention rate: 66.8%
6-year graduation rate: 50.3%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 46
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 81.0%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 21:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 45.8%
Student selectivity ranking: 85
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 910-1100
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 8%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 30%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 89.1%
Financial resources rank: 117
Alumni giving rank: 86
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 4.4%

Southern Wesleyan University History

Essential Facts: Southern Wesleyan University

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 14%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 50%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 85%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: permission required for student marriages, class attendance mandatory, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, student government, yearbook