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With more than 100 college degree programs, SBU helps you achieve your academic passion. Dedicated to providing a superior education, SBU focuses on graduating student leaders who are well prepared for pursuing careers in a global society. With an average class size of 20 students and a student-to-faculty ratio of 12:1, you will enjoy the benefits of getting to know your professors as both scholars and friends.
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Founded in 1878, Southwest Baptist University is a private Christian college with campuses in Bolivar, Springfield, Salem and Mountain View, Missouri. Our mission is to equip students academically, spiritually and socially for a lifetime of servant leadership. SBU fosters an engaging education in a dynamic learning community, as evidenced by our Colleges of Distinction recognitions.

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