Southwestern University

#2373 / #676
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
Private, four-year, undergraduate, liberal arts college in Georgetown, Texas, U.S.

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About Southwestern University

According to Wikipedia, Southwestern University is a private university in Georgetown, Texas. Formed in 1873 from a revival of collegiate charters granted in 1840, Southwestern is the oldest university in Texas. Southwestern offers 40 bachelor's degrees in the arts, sciences, fine arts, and music as well as interdisciplinary and pre-professional programs. The university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the National Association of Schools of Music. It is historically affiliated with the United Methodist Church.

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Southwestern University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
4,578 49% 73% 1230 26

How Much Does Southwestern University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $20,296
30K - 48K $21,578
48K - 75K $20,394
75K - 110K $25,750
110K+ $31,386

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Southwestern University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Southwestern University, then you can expect to earn an average of $63,400 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Southwestern University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
1,552 1,552

Where is Southwestern University?

Southwestern University is located at 1001 E. University Avenue, Georgetown TX 78626

How Safe is Southwestern University?

Southwestern University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Georgetown has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Southwestern University Known For?

Southwestern University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Southwestern University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Southwestern University's Most Influential Alumni?

Southwestern University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Religious Studies, and History. Here are some of Southwestern University's most famous alumni:

Stanley Hauerwas
Stanley Hauerwas
An American theologian.
J. Frank Dobie
J. Frank Dobie
An American writer .
Jay W. Richards
An American theologian.
Hubert Renfro Knickerbocker
Hubert Renfro Knickerbocker
An American journalist and author .
John Tower
A Senator from Texas and chairman of the Tower Commission .
Ernesto Lariosa
A Filipino Visayan writer, poet, and columnist.
Joseph Tyree Sneed III
An American judge .
Robert Simpson
Robert Simpson
An American meteorologist.
Phillip Wellman
Phillip Wellman
A Minor League Baseball player and manager.
Jessie Daniel Ames
Jessie Daniel Ames
An American suffragist and civil rights activist .
John Murrell
A Canadian playwright.
Ernesto Nieto
An American writer.

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