Southwestern Adventist University

A liberal-arts university, Southwestern's beautiful campus is located in Keene, Texas, about 20 minutes south of Fort Worth. Southwestern Adventist University offers personable professors, 52 majors including business, nursing, and education, master's programs, and many ways for students to get involved both on campus and abroad. Students are able to get involved in real research, working right alongside their professors. The University has distinguished itself with programs such as an excellent nursing program, a one-of-a-kind Fire Science degree, its own radio and television stations, and a Senior Living certification program. It is home to the 20-year-long Dinosaur Research Project, which has been featured by organizations such as the Geological Society of America and National Geographic. More than 20,000 dinosaur bones excavated through the Project are now housed in the Dinosaur Science Museum on campus. Southwestern Adventist University is known for its friendly campus, commitment to academic excellence, and spiritual atmosphere. Building on that legacy and the mission, vision, and values, the University's strategic plan propels Southwestern Adventist University forward under the banner of the tagline: Knowledge, Faith, Service. Southwestern Adventist University commits to educating a diverse student body in a Christ-centered environment shaped by Seventh-day Adventist Christian beliefs for service and leadership. The University is open to students of all faiths. With a diverse student body that includes international students from many countries and an average student/teacher ratio of 11:1, Southwestern Adventist University offers a uniquely diverse and personal college experience.

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school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Private, Coed 1893 Seventh Day Adventist Semester $11.0 million PO Box 567, Keene, TX 76059 (817) 645-3921
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53 100.0 Texas Keene 1202