The average SWU graduate finishes with $23,949 in loan debt. This compares to the 2016 national average of $30,123. Source: Institute for College Access and Success
A Great Value and Investment
SWU ranked in the top 20% of colleges in the Southeast with highest average alumni salary after graduating college. Source: U.S. Dept. of Education College Scorecard Data
The 2017-18 average financial aid package for SWU freshmen and transfers without utilizing loans was $18,128. This reduces the tuition “sticker price” from $24,926 to $6,798. Additional assistance is available with work study opportunities and the use of student loans with favorable interest rates.
The median annual earnings among full-time workers over the age of 24 in 2017 was $23,972 higher for those with a bachelor’s degree compared to those with only a high school diploma. Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics
For 2017-2018, the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities listed SWU in the top 30% for lowest tuition rates among member institutions. Source: CCCU Tuition Survey
Named one of the Best Value Christian Colleges and Universities by Christian Universities Online.org
Named one of the Most Affordable Christian Colleges and Universities by Christian Universities Online.org