Southern Wesleyan University - Central (SWU)

Central, SC

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Southern Wesleyan University - Central

Southern Wesleyan University - Central

Southern Wesleyan University - Central Student Essentials

Southern Wesleyan University - Central Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Wesleyan
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Warriors
Website: www.swu.edu.
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $21,450
Out-of-State Tuition: $21,450
Retention Rate: 63%
Enrollment: 2,640
Year Established: 1906

About SWU

If you want a liberal arts education guided by Christian and biblical principles, then the Southern Wesleyan University in Central, South Carolina, is a great choice.

The university strives to foster spiritual growth, promote intellectual inquiry, and prepare students to serve the world under the example of Jesus Christ to produce leaders of the future with faith, knowledge, and love.

The university is open to students of all backgrounds and encourages a diverse community. Some of the faculty consists of instructors from South Korea, Nigeria, Brazil, Canada, and France.

Academics at the university include both undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 40 programs of study.

Some undergraduate programs include bachelor’s degrees in Intercultural Studies, Religion, English and English Education, Medical Technology, Pre-Med, Psychology, Criminal Justice, and many more.

Graduate programs include:

*Education
*Management
*Business Administration (MBA)

In accordance with the university’s Christian mission, a number of activities are provided for enrichment of college life. These include weekly chapel services, ministry teams, student mission fellowships, accountability groups, and even chaplains available at each learning center.

Room and board is offered, but not required for freshmen. Financial aid is available for eligible students.

SWU Map & Location

Southern Wesleyan University - Central
907 Wesleyan Drive
Central, SC 29630


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Getting Around SWU

Walkability

Fair walkability. You could have a car for this area, but walking is possible.

4/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Central, SC

Winter
Dec
54
32
Jan
52
30
Feb
56
33
Spring
Mar
63
39
Apr
72
47
May
80
56
Summer
Jun
87
65
Jul
90
68
Aug
89
68
Fall
Sep
83
61
Oct
73
49
Nov
64
40

SWU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 1,778
Freshman Class 335
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 2,640

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 30%
  • Caucasian: 57%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 10%
Latino 2%
African American 30%
Caucasian 57%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Unknown and Other 10%

Undergraduate 67%
Graduate 33%
Full-Time 35%
Part-Time 65%
Women 62%
Men 38%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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Southern Wesleyan University - Central

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