Southern Wesleyan University

Women's D2 Coach: Lindsey Schneider
2 / 10
1,226 Undergrads / 1,551 Students
5 / 10
$17,978 Net Price
9 / 10
35% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Conference Carolinas

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
45% / 54%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Where Grads Live
  • United States
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
  • Columbia South Carolina Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Augusta Georgia Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Asheville North Carolina Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Philippines
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Nashville Area TN
Where Grads Work
  • Greenville Health System
  • Southern Wesleyan University
  • Greenville County Schools
  • Clemson University
  • Michelin
  • School District of Pickens County
  • Duke Energy Corporation
  • Charleston County School District
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Richland School District
  • Sealed Air Corporation
  • Richland School District One
  • AnMed Health
What Grads Do
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Business Development
  • Community and Social Services
  • Administrative
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Support
  • Healthcare Services
  • Program and Project Management
  • Engineering
  • Accounting
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Overall Experience
Student Life
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Test Scores
Critical Reading
430 - 540
480 - 593
910 - 1133
16 - 23
16 - 23
17 - 23

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 420 - 520 for SAT

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This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 1,042 358 627
% Admitted 35% 34% 35%
% Admits That Enroll 55% 68% 53%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.5
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Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business Administration and Management, General (47%)
Business (47%)
Education (8%)
Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (7%)
Criminology (6%)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General (6%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
Social Sciences (6%)
Philosophy & Religious Studies (4%)
Religion/Religious Studies (4%)
Kinesiology and Exercise Science (4%)
Psychology (3%)
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other (3%)
Psychology, General (3%)
Work and Family Studies (2%)
Human Development and Family Studies, General (2%)
Computer and Information Sciences, General (2%)
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Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

On Campus
Tuition & Fees$25,516
Books & Supplies$1,060
Cost of Living$9,190
Personal Expenses$2,130
Sticker Price$37,896

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

99% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship99%$18,227
Federal Grants52%$5,083
Pell Grants51%$4,764
Other Federal19%$996
State & Local Grants67%$6,876
Institutional Grants97%$11,074
Student Loans72%$7,054
Federal Loans71%$5,322
Other Loans15%$8,667

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

Total Amount
Per Student
Financial Assets $5.49 Million $3,539

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $25,000.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $18,000 $266

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 8.5%

Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,191 students.


Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $39,200

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


How long until this college investment pays off: 6.05 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 45% of students graduate on time.

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Campus Safety
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape 1 1
Fondling - -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery - -
Aggravated Assault 1 -
Burglary 2 1
Motor Vehicle Theft - -
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with other professional programs
Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, small, primarily residential

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