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academic community

Founded in 1878, Southwest Baptist University equips students academically, spiritually and socially for a lifetime of servant leadership.

80+
areas of academic study
30
annual global service projects
98%
receive financial aid
Come study, learn, live and grow at a nationally recognized university.

Points of Pride

Southwest Baptist University has been recognized for its excellence in Christian higher education, scholarships and affordability, and superior curriculum.

  • One of America's Best Christian Colleges each year since 1997
  • One of America's 100 Best College Buys each year since 1996
  • "A" rating on general education curriculum (American Council of Trustees and Alumni) — one of just 25 institutions nationwide
  • Named one of the nation's Best Private Colleges for Minimizing Student Debt (LendEDU)

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Dockery appoints members to SBU Peer Assessment Committee

Dr. David Dockery, chair of Southwest Baptist University's Peer Assessment Committee to discuss faith, learning and orthodoxy, has appointed five additional committee members.

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Cragin-Day conducts playwriting workshop for SBU Theatre

Southwest Baptist University Theatre hosted New York City-based playwright Chris Cragin-Day as a representative of The King's College's Study in the City program on Feb. 8.

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