Christian college students interact in Blue Hill Coffee, a student-run enterprise at SWU.

The faith-filled community at SWU is comprised of students, faculty and staff who are passionate about learning and growing, both inside and outside of the classroom.

Week of Giving 2020 is Week of Caring at Southern Wesleyan University! #SWUcares


Warriors at heart. Your campus experience may only last a few years, but your connection to Southern Wesleyan can last a lifetime. Stay connected to SWU through events, publications, and social media.

SWU provides a Christian college environment for fine arts engagement opportunities.

Whether you come for a campus visit, fine arts program, or athletic event, SWU seeks to provide educational and cultural opportunities not just to our campus community but to the greater community around us.

On-Campus Majors and Minors

Awaken your purpose with a degree program tailored to you! Click on a program below to learn more.

Biology (BS)
Business Administration (BS)
Concentration in Accounting
Concentration in Economics & Finance*
Concentration in Financial Planning*
Concentration in Entrepreneurship
Concentration in General Business
Concentration in Human Resources*
Concentration in International Business*
Concentration in Management
Concentration in Marketing*
Concentration in Supply Chain Management*

Mathematics (BS)
Music (BA)
Music Education (BA)
Media Communication (BA)
Concentration in Mass Media Studies
Concentration in Media Production
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Dentistry (BS)
Pre-Pharmacy (BS)
Physical Education (BS)
Concentration in Coaching
Concentration in Fitness for Aging
Concentration in Professional Education
Psychology (BS)
Concentration in Counseling
Concentration in Criminal Justice
Concentration in Developmental Psychology
Concentration in Human Services
Recreation and Sport Management (BS)
Concentration in Administration in Athletics & Recreation
Concentration in Outdoor Recreation
Religion (BA)
Concentration in Christian Ministry
Concentration in Christian Worship
Concentration in Youth and Children's Ministry
Social Science (BS)
Concentration in General Sociology
Concentration in Law and Public Policy
Special Education (BS)


*Concentration-specific courses are only offered online but can be taken by on-campus students.

Federal financial aid regulations state that for each semester at least 50% of an On-Campus student’s course load must consist of face-to-face courses for the duration of the semester, and that for each semester at least 50% of a SWU Online student’s course load must consist of online courses for the duration of the semester.

Read more about majors and minors, coursework, and requirements in the Academic Catalog.

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Co-Op Academic Programs


Clemson ROTC Programs

Through cross-town partnerships, students at SWU have the opportunity to join the Army ROTC or Air Force ROTC at nearby Clemson University.

Clemson ROTC Programs

CCCU BestSemester Program

BestSemester proudly offers ten off-campus and study abroad programs around the world through the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).

BestSemester Study Abroad