Southwestern Oklahoma State University Graduate School

Southwestern Oklahoma State University (referred to as SWOSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Weatherford, OK.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of SWOSU is $7,915 for Oklahoma residents and $7,939 for out-of-state students. The school has 836 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,777 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Southwestern Oklahoma State University (referred to as SWOSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Weatherford, OK.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1950 - Current[Estimated Date]).
SWOSU Directory Information
School NameSouthwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU)
Address100 Campus Dr, Weatherford, OK 73096-3001
Phone580-772-6611
Webhttps://www.swosu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.swosu.edu/admissions/apply-to-swosu.php
Financial Infohttps://www.swosu.edu/paying-for-swosu/financial-aid/index.php
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of SWOSU is $7,915 for Oklahoma residents and $7,939 for out-of-state students. The school has 836 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,777 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 67 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 16 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$7,939
$7,915 for Oklahoma Residents
Student Population836
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs67 graduate programs
(16 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at SWOSU is $7,915 for Oklahoma residents and $7,939 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $323 for Oklahoma residents and $601 for out-of-state students.
SWOSU offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Oklahoma Residents$7,915
Out-of-State$7,939
Tuition per Credit Hour
Oklahoma Residents$323
Out-of-State$601
SWOSU offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)16 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Southwestern Oklahoma State University is $7,915 for Oklahoma residents and $7,939 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -44.96% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
Oklahoma ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018-2019$5,880$1,116$12,372$1,116
2019-2020$6,084$1,236$12,564$1,236
2020-2021$6,294$1,236$12,966$1,236
2021-2022$6,294$1,236$12,966$1,236
2022-2023$6,516$1,236$13,188$1,236
2023-2024$6,854$1,061$6,878$1,061
The graduate school tuition & fees of SWOSU is inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Oklahoma. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,793 and the Oklahoma graduate tuition is $15,394 (public) / $12,284 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Southwestern Oklahoma State University$7,915$7,939
All Graduate Schools$16,068$19,793
Public$11,516$20,721
Private$19,916
Oklahoma Graduate Schools$10,018$14,145
Public$7,042$15,394
Private$12,284
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $15,028 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at SWOSU.
On-campus living costs are increased by 3.30% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,930. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$5,830$6,858$5,652$6,858
2019-2020$6,030$6,858$5,652$6,858
2020-2021$6,230$7,202$5,814$7,202
2021-2022$6,380$7,202$5,814$7,202
2022-2023$6,930$7,618$6,312$7,618
2023-2024$7,410$7,618$6,312$7,618
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $330 for Oklahoma residents and $331 for other students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -44.93% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Oklahoma ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$292$561
2019-2020$305$575
2020-2021$314$592
2021-2022$314$592
2022-2023$323$601
2023-2024$330$331
The following table shows the tuition & fees for medical school at SWOSU.
2022-2023 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Oklahoma ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Pharmacy$19,905$1,275$33,068$1,275

Graduate Programs at SWOSU

Southwestern Oklahoma State University offers 15 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 338 students have completed their study at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.
Offered Degrees at Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree1310249
Doctor's degree - other1073
Post Master's Degree1016
Total1510338
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Southwestern Oklahoma State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the School Psychology program with 16 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 40 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Pharmacy program with 73 completers.
Southwestern Oklahoma State University offers 15 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 338 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 249 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 73 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 16 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (5 completers) 120 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration38$51,400
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement25-
Special Education and Teaching13-
Elementary Education and Teaching--
Secondary Education and Teaching38-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching3-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3-
Psychology [+] (2 completers) 40 completers-
Community Psychology15-
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology (other)25-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Music1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 48 completers-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator12-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse36-
Business [+] 40 completers-
Business Administration and Management40-
Total249
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 73 completers-
Pharmacy73-
Total73
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology --
Total16

Graduate Student Population at SWOSU

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 836 students enrolled into Southwestern Oklahoma State University graduate schools where it has total 4,777 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 458 full-time and 378 part-time graduate students. By gender, 243 male and 593 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total836243593
Full-time458163295
Part-tme37880298
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 542 White (64.83%), 39 Black/African American (4.67%), 62 Hispanic (7.42%), 31 Asian (3.71%), and 162 students with other races. 20 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total836243593
American Indian/Native American391128
Asian311417
Black/African American391623
Hispanic622141
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White542142400
Two More862363
Un-Known16610
Non-resident Alien201010
Southwestern Oklahoma State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 640 graduate students (76.56% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 145 graduate students (17.34% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total836
Enrolled Online Exclusively640
Enrolled Some Online Courses145
Not in Online Courses51
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. 261 students are aged 20 to 24 (31.22% of total students), 66 students are aged above 50 (7.89%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total836243593
Age 20-21351124
Age 22-2422698128
Age 25-2917964115
Age 30-341032182
Age 35-39871869
Age 40-4914024116
Age 50-6465758
Over 64101

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