Southwest School Of Business And Technical Careers San Antonio

Overview of Southwest School Of Business And Technical Careers San Antonio

Southwest School is in San Antonio, TX. San Antonio is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Southwest School issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Southwest School Selectivity

The school's open admission policy attracts a range of prospective students.

Student Body

Approximately 134 students study at Southwest School (in 2007-2008). The school is particularly welcoming to minority students.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of S.W. School of Business & Technical Careers is to respond in a climate of intellectual freedom with quality training programs, and to the educational needs of our multicultural community. S.W. School is committed to excellence in teaching and to flexibility in its programs and institutional approaches as it seeks to guide students toward achievement of their maximum potential. We seek to enable each student to become a self-directed, life long learner capable of participating in and contributing to their community."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Southwest School

Southwest School of Business and Technical Careers-San Antonio
602 W. Southcross
San Antonio , TX 78221-0138
General Phone: (830) 626-7007

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Southwest School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology85medical assistant, pharmacy tech
Business and Management25accounting technology
Medical Administration14medical office assistant
Office and Administration10general office occupations

Number of programs and degrees for Southwest School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year1345

Southwest School Student Body

In 2007-2008, Southwest School had a total enrollment of 134 students (386 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 3%
Hispanic 97%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 16%
20-21 39%
22-24 19%
25-29 14%
30-34 6%
35-39 4%
40-49 1%

Southwest School Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 43%
Transfer Out 5%

Southwest School Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of San Antonio, Texas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Texas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Southwest School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Southwest School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2218300)

Southwest School Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Medical Administration
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Office And Administration
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services

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What Sets Southwest School Apart:

Minority % of student body
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Top 7%Southwest School Minority % of student body
Female % of student body
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Top 14%Southwest School Female % of student body
Number of degree programs
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Top 19%Southwest School Number of degree programs

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