Southwest Institute of Healing Arts

1100 East Apache Blvd
Tempe, AZ 85281
Tel: (480)994-9244
1,459 students
Private for-profit
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts (SWIHA) is a nationally accredited private college and community-healing center for Holistic Healthcare careers and continuing education. We are dedicated to providing professional, affordable education (on campus and online) for those interested in entering the healing arts profession, for those interested in continuing their education, as well as to those seeking personal and spiritual growth. SWIHA is committed to providing on-going entrepreneurial support for holistic healthcare practitioners in private practice and to those establishing or growing a business.
School Highlights:
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts serves 1,459 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts is one of 31 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Brookline College-Tempe (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

College Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Number of Programs Offered 35 7

Student Body

The student population of 1,459 has grown by 17% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 51% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,459 students 1,296 students
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,459 students
814 students
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
2%
5%
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
11%
21%
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
6%
15%
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Black (2006-2013)
% White
74%
51%
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts White (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Unknown races
4%
3%
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Unknown (2006-2013)
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.44 0.68
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 55%
89%
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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