Southwestern University

Category: Private not offering Doctorate | State: TX

About Southwestern University

Southwestern University is a private, undergraduate only, four-year national liberal arts and sciences college, located on a beautiful 100-acre campus just north of Austin, Texas. The first institution of higher learning in the state, Southwestern was founded by Methodist missionaries and chartered by the Republic of Texas in 1840. Academics are central to the Southwestern experience and today, the University is highly recognized by college guidebooks and ranking services for value, quality of education and contributions to the public good, and has been named one of the most environmentally responsible colleges.

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Military Student Support & Retention

Why you should attend?

Southwestern recognizes and embraces the important and unique life experience and perspective a military veteran can contribute to the classroom environment. We also commit to ensure that you have the support and resources to be successful. These resources include veteran specific representatives in several offices, a veteran student organization, counseling resources, and more. Overall, Southwestern is dedicated to continuously striving towards the betterment of our university by serving our country's veterans.

Why we are a great choice for military spouses?

Our school has instituted policies to address the concerns and needs of military spouses and their families. We've constructed our admissions, retention, career counseling, and mentoring programs to help alleviate the difficulties faced by military spouses. Our flexible learning options and degree continuation programs are designed to accommodate deployments and relocation.


Top Degrees


A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

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