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University of the Southwest (USW)

6610 North Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, NM

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CSW provides a variety of degree programs for students to guide them in their growth and development. The school is located in Hobbs, New Mexico and operated as a private institution. The school's small size in terms of enrollment, around 500 students, allows students to have a more hands on education due to the number of students per class and ease of access to professors.

Students may select from several areas of study, including:

  • Education
  • Psychology
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Health And Clinical Professions

The school has an open enrollment policy, admitting any applicants that meet the basic requirements for admission. Submission of transcripts, test scores, and letters of recommendations may be required for certain programs.

Tuition is approximately $15,000 for the year, though it may change based on different types of circumstances. Students may check the school's net price calculator to see the personalize cost of attendance. Student housing is available on-campus for students. The annual cost of housing is approximately $3,900. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the required requirements.

CSW has several athletic programs overseen by the NAIA. Athletic programs that are available include:

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Track & Field

To see a full list of academic programs offered, enrollment information, financial aid details, and more, please take a look at the school's website at usw.edu today.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may give you an idea of the candidates USW accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at University of the Southwest is about 1,100. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 9% enrolling as graduate students and 42% as undergraduate students.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition is estimated to range between $15,000-$18,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
  • For part-time students, charges are between $520-$630 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid94%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships94%$4,383
Receiving Student Loans62%$3,109
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help support students, University of the Southwest may provide services like those listed below:

  • Online classes
  • Remedial courses
  • Career path counseling

Graduation Rates

University of the Southwest has an overall graduation rate which is close to 14%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years6%
Graduating in 5 Years3%
Graduating in 6 Years5%

Intercollegiate Athletics

University of the Southwest is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (Red River Athletic Conference)
  • Basketball (Red River Athletic Conference)
  • Track and Field (Red River Athletic Conference)
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by University of the Southwest by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Education

Health and Clinical Professions

History

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Psychology

Recreation and Fitness Studies

Security and Protective Services

Social Sciences

Theology and Religious Vocations

Data Disclaimer

Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact University of the Southwest for official up-to-date information.

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FINANCIAL AID RATE
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STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
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DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
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FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$6,205