Welcome to Southwestern Christian University! We are excited to be a critical part of your academic journey and preparation for the future!

SCU is committed to our Core Values and Student Learning Outcomes including Scholarship -- being a Disciplined Learner, Spirit -- embracing a Christ-like identity, and Service -- pursuing Servant-minded Leadership. All our efforts are focused on the learning process, the spiritual growth, and the service commitment of our students. As a SCU graduate, you will be equipped to navigate our rapidly changing world of a growing international connections, web-based communications and professional changes that are moving in new directions.

Southwestern Christian University is a higher education institution that is dedicated to our mission of being a Christ-centered liberal arts institution, which is dedicated to the preparation of our students to the ever-changing world. By integrating faith in all aspects of the university, we are supporting the ideals and principles upon which the institution was founded and, through our graduates, impacting our world for Jesus Christ.

We continue to work in providing our students with a high quality of academic rigor, interactive and meaningful instruction from highly-qualified faculty and a well-designed curriculum, which meets the personal and professional needs of our students and constituents. The faculty and staff at Southwestern Christian University are dedicated to our community of students, alumni and supporters! It is this dedication that makes SCU a distinctive and unique higher education experience for everyone!


Connie E. Sjoberg, Ph.D.

Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs.