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Academic information at Southwest Baptist University

Colleges within SBU

College of Business and Computer Science

SBU's College of Business and Computer Science (COBACS) offers a world-class education in the areas of accounting, business administration, and computer science. COBACS graduates consistently rank high on the Major Field Test, with the 2014 graduating class scoring in the 97th percentile in the nation!

College of Education and Social Science

The College of Education and Social Science includes majors in Behavioral Sciences; Health and Physical Education; Kinesiology; Undergraduate and Graduate Education; and History and Political Science.

College of Science and Mathematics

SBU graduates from the College of Science and Mathematics have been successful in gaining admission into reputable medical schools and other graduate and professional institutions.

Courts Redford College of Theology and Ministry

The Courts Redford College of Theology and Ministry endeavors from a Christian perspective to teach students the Bible, our Christian heritage, and spiritual formation, and to prepare students for ministry and cross-cultural service.

Geneva Casebolt College of Music, Arts and Letters

The Geneva Casebolt College of Music, Arts and Letters provides a variety of majors and concentrations to prepare students for a multitude of professions, such as teaching, performance, ministry, public relations, writing and commercial art.

Mercy College of Nursing and Health Sciences

The College’s nursing program has more than 20 expert faculty who have developed programs that are timely, rigorous and well respected in the community. Historically, the College’s graduates surpass state and national pass rates on the NCLEX licensure examination, and most are offered employment prior to graduation.