Founded in 1901, Southwestern Oklahoma State University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Weatherford (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Oklahoma. This institution also has a branch campus in Sayre. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 119 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SWOSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Southwestern Oklahoma State University|
|Motto||The Focus is You!
|Colours||Navy blue and white|
|Address||100 Campus Drive
|Tel||+1 (580) 772 6611|
|Fax||+1 (580) 774 3795|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is required
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||100 Campus Drive
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Special Focus: Two-Year Institution|
Southwestern Oklahoma State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 308,118 physical volumes, 3,465 physical media, 3,251,168 digital/electronic medium and 107 licensed digital/electronic databases. Southwestern Oklahoma State University's library has 1 branch.
Southwestern Oklahoma State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,370 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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