University of the Southwest is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Aside from this accreditation, the university is known for its numerous exceptional reviews and rankings for it being a member of different organizations like American Association of Presidents of Independent Colleges & Universities , Association of Governing Boards of Universities & Colleges, Council for Higher Education Accreditation , Council of Independent Colleges, National Association of Independent Colleges & Universities, and New Mexico Independent College Fund.
University of the Southwest’s Online Program makes it possible to students coming from different locations to earn a degree. Online classes are designed to meet the needs of every student and making it convenient for them to learning with discussions and course works accessible in the web. The online program works in accordance with one’s chose online degree or online course and is definitely an opportunity for students to learn and interact with fellow students and even faculty. Online programs include Accounting, Bilingual Education, Business Administration, Computer Science, Early Childhood Education, Foreign Language, Geography, Geology, Religion, Science, Special Education, Sport Management and a whole lot more.
Admissions vary on Freshmen, Home schooled, Transfer, International, and Graduate Students. On the other hand, tuition costs about $486 per semester hour. There is financial aid that is designed to give assistance to those who are having financial problems and even to academic and athletic achievers. This assistance may be in the form of scholarships which include LES Scholarship, Brunson Memorial Scholarship, M.S Doss Scholarship, William McPheron Scholarship, and Sears Transfer Scholarship.