A Framework for Living

Students at Southwestern are given a framework for living, which they will learn to build upon and design to fit their future during their time at Southwestern.

About Us

Southwestern Adventist University has offered Christian education since 1893. Students enjoy personal attention in small classes with Christian professionals in their field. For the discerning student, the individual attention and availability of professors is an advantage. Students at Southwestern are given a framework for living, which they will learn to build upon and design to fit their future during their time at Southwestern.

The Facts

Founded as Keene Industrial Academy in 1893 and an affiliation of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, Southwestern Adventist University is accredited by: Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, General Conference Accrediting Association of SDA Schools, Colleges, and Universities, International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education, Texas Education Agency, Texas Board of Nurse Examiners and the National League for Nursing.

Degrees:
37 Undergraduate Majors
26 Minors
3 master's degrees in business, education and counseling
4 undergraduate degrees
Student/faculty ratio: 12:1
Tuition: $18,240 for 2013-2014 academic year
Current Enrollment: 807