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SBU Enactus finishes in top 8 at national competition

Southwest Baptist University Enactus matched its best result in the Enactus U.S. National Exposition by placing in the top eight after finishing runner-up in its league in the semifinals at the competition held May 21-23 at the Kansas City Convention Center.

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Cybersecurity degree now offered at SBU

Southwest Baptist University will offer a bachelor of science in cybersecurity beginning Fall 2017. Cybersecurity specialists are in extremely high demand. According to Forbes, more than 200,000 cybersecurity jobs went unfilled in 2016.

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Summer Orientation 8:30AM More info...
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SBU Summer Showcase 8:30AM More info...
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