Southwest University at El Paso

Tel: (915)778-4001
1,337 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
Southwest University at El Paso serves 1,337 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.
Southwest University at El Paso is one of 9 community colleges within El Paso County, TX.
The nearest community college is Vista College (0.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
College Southwest University at El Paso (TX) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 76 staff
65 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,337 has grown by 65% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,337 students 1,394 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
34:1
# Full-Time Students 1,337 students
932 students
% Hispanic
93%
37%
% Black
2%
13%
% White
4%
39%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
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. 0.13 0.69

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $13,000 is less than the state average of $15,322. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $13,000 $15,322
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
85%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Vista College
    Private for-profit
    2,951 students | 0.10 Mi6101 Montana Ave
    El Paso TX  79925
    (915)779-8031
    0.102,951
  • 339 students | 2.10 Mi3210 Dyer
    El Paso TX  79930
    (915)351-8100
    2.10339
  • 22 students | 3.60 Mi9611 Acer Ave
    El Paso TX  79925
    (915)593-7328 x 10
    3.6022
  • 28,308 students | 3.60 Mi9050 Viscount Blvd
    El Paso TX  79925
    (915)831-2000
    3.6028,308
  • 529 students | 6.30 Mi9451 Diana Drive
    El Paso TX  79924
    (915)566-9621
    6.30529
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