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SBU begins innovative Master of Arts degree in Christian Ministry

Southwest Baptist University will begin offering a Master of Arts in Christian Ministry, with classes starting Fall 2017, having received approval from the Higher Learning Commission, the University's accrediting body.


KPM CPAs & Advisors names SBU scholarship recipient

KPM CPAs & Advisors has selected the recipient for its scholarship to benefit top Southwest Baptist University accounting students for the 2017-18 academic year.


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