Awards We’ve Received

Southwestern College Professional Studies continues to be recognized as a national leader in quality higher education. We are proud of our reputation and our ongoing commitment to our learners.

  • G.I. Jobs recognizes Southwestern College Professional Studies with the release of its 2011 list of Military Friendly Schools at www.militaryfriendlyschools.com/2011list. (GI Jobs magazine – August 2010)
  • Master of Science in Leadership – Southwestern College Professional Studies ranked by GetEducated.com as the #5 most affordable for an online master’s degree in leadership.
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) – Southwestern College Professional Studies ranked by GetEducated.com as the #29 most affordable for an online MBA degree.
  • Master of Science in Management/Master of Science in Security Administration degrees independently ranked a Best Buy by the online education experts at GetEducated.com. (Spring 2010) http://www.geteducated.com/online-college-ratings-and-rankings/best-buy-lists/best-buy-online-masters-management-administration
  • GI Jobs recognizes Southwestern College Professional Studies with the release of its 2010 list of Military Friendly Schools. (GI Jobs magazine – August 2009)
  • Included in the top 50 institutions for those receiving military TA. (Military Times – August 2009).
  • A Top Provider in the nation for providing voluntary education services to Air Force Personnel (CCME, January 2009)
  • 2008 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll (Corporation for National and Community Service, February 2009)
  • 2008 Top Military Friendly College and University (Military Advanced Education Magazine, November 2008)
  • Master of Science in Leadership, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Management, and Master of Science in Security Management awarded a best buy in distance learning award (GetEducated.com, October 2008)
  • Teacher Education Program received a recommendation for continued full accreditation (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education – NCATE – as well as the Kansas Department of Education – KSDE, May 2008)
  • The top AU ABC (Air University Associate-to-Baccalaureate Cooperative) partner based on enrollments – 2007 and 2008
  • Included in the Top 20 list for tuition assistance (over $2.5 million) by the Air Force – 2007 and 2008