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SBU Partners with CampusEDU for Online Dual Enrollment Courses

online learning photoSouthwest Baptist University, in partnership with innovative online learning platform CampusEDU, is excited to announce the launch of a pioneering dual enrollment program - SBU Prep. This program is designed to offer high school students an exceptional opportunity to start their college journey ahead of schedule, enabling them to earn college credits while still in high school.

The SBU Prep dual enrollment program offers a diverse array of courses, ranging from Personal Cybersecurity to Art Appreciation, American Literature, Financial Strategies, Sociology, and more. Each course is crafted to provide a flexible and engaging learning experience, leveraging digital technology for an immersive and interactive educational journey. Courses are launching January 15 and February 5

Brandt Merritt, vice president for enrollment and marketing at SBU, considers the new partnership with CampusEDU’s dual enrollment platform a key piece of the university’s strategy to meet the needs of high school students and their families. SBU will specifically target Christian K-12 schools and homeschool families when promoting the dual enrollment courses.

“We know there is demand for a high-quality, flexible dual enrollment option for students and believe strongly that SBU Prep checks the boxes that families are looking for,” Merritt said. “I’m excited to see students excel in these courses and to become part of the SBU family while they are still in high school, which makes it more likely they will choose to continue their college education with us.”

Why Choose Dual Enrollment at SBU?

  1. Flexible Learning: Our video-based courses are accessible anytime, anywhere, providing students the freedom to learn at their own pace.
  2. Innovative Curriculum: Each course is designed to offer an in-depth understanding of the subject matter, using high-quality video and engaging assessments. 
  3. Affordable Education: At just $300 per course (plus applicable course materials), students can earn college credits at a fraction of the cost, paving the way for significant savings on college tuition.

Darren Campbell, CEO of CampusEDU, on the innovative aspect of the program: “This partnership with SBU is a testament to our commitment to innovation in education. At CampusEDU, we are constantly seeking ways to revolutionize the learning experience. This dual enrollment program represents a significant leap forward, combining advanced technology with exceptional educational content to offer students a uniquely innovative and future-focused academic pathway.”

We invite students to explore this unique opportunity and begin their academic journey with SBU. Enrollment is now open, and we encourage interested students to start their registration process today.

For more information and to register, please visit