Southwest University at El Paso

Overview


Tuition & Fees
$15,000

Southwest University at El Paso is located in El Paso, Texas. It is a small private for-profit school and offers undergrad programs. It has 1,527 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, and Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services. 66% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $23,800.

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About


🗺 1414 Geronimo
El Paso, Texas 79925
State Texas
🌐southwestuniversity.edu

Application


Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
66%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
79%
Women Graduation Rate
58%

Cost


Can you afford to attend Southwest University at El Paso?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$17,940
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$15,000
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$15,000
per year
In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$15,000
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?
Median Student Debt
$16,500

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
How much will you pay each month?
$175
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Southwest University at El Paso would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Southwest University at El Paso Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
90%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan
86%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Southwest University at El Paso you can visit southwestuniversity.edu.

Southwest University at El Paso Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $15,000
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $15,000
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from Southwest University at El Paso?

Southwest University at El Paso students, on average, make $0 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 0% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Southwest University at El Paso
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Southwest University at El Paso. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Median Earnings of Students from Southwest University at El Paso
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Southwest University at El Paso.
Male Students: Average Earnings from Southwest University at El Paso
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Southwest University at El Paso.
Female Students: Average Earnings from Southwest University at El Paso
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Southwest University at El Paso.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
20
students per faculty

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at Southwest University at El Paso?
No
Highest degree: Bachelor's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
1,527
Total Students
1,527
undergrads and grad students
Students over 25
45%

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
64%
of undergraduates
Men
36%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
More Women

Southwest University at El Paso has more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 56 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 178 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Southwest University at El Paso
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Southwest University at El Paso study?
Southwest University at El Paso Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Southwest University at El Paso are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
  3. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at Southwest University at El Paso?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
76%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Southwest University at El Paso has a retention rate of 76% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

Transfers


Southwest University at El Paso has no students who transfer here.

Living in El Paso, Texas


City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
379
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
54
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in Texas


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, Texas tends to be Somewhat Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 43% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 52% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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