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Are accelerated online courses right for me?

July 15, 2019

Online degree programs have caught on in recent years. As working adults with families look to return to school, their flexibility makes them an attractive option. They are in fact extremely convenien…

National vs. Regional Accreditation – Why it Matters

June 14, 2019

Nationally or regionally accredited. You see those words often in college advertisements and materials. What is accreditation? You may not have given much thought, but whether colleges are accredited …

What to look for when choosing an online degree

June 14, 2019

With all the advancements in technology, online college program offerings have grown in numbers over the years. But with so many different programs available today, how do you choose which college or …

What a Military Spouse Should Consider Before Enrolling in College

June 10, 2019

You’ve put your career and dreams on hold while supporting your spouse serving in the military. But now you are thinking about getting back on the road toward completing your degree. You want to go …

4 Ways to Develop Your Emotional Intelligence

May 29, 2019

Emotional intelligence (EQ) is defined as the ability to be aware of, express, and control one’s emotions and the ability to be empathetic toward others. Those who have a higher EQ tend to be higher…

How to Make College More Affordable

May 21, 2019

Face it, college is expensive. It costs tens of thousands of dollars to attend and years to complete a degree. But if completing your college education is something you have set your sights on, you sh…

5 Ways to Feel Connected to Your College While Taking Classes Online

May 3, 2019

Heading back to school can be an exciting – and uncertain – time for you as a student. Many learners might be wondering what the campus culture will be like, what kinds of activities they might be…

The Dos and Don’ts of Recommendation Letters

April 11, 2019

Recommendation letters are something you will likely find yourself needing at some point in your career – whether they be for professional or academic purposes. While they can be stressful to solici…

Foundational Skills for Online Class Preparation

April 1, 2019

Heading back to school online can leave some feeling anxious that they aren’t tech savvy enough to be successful. In reality, though, taking online classes doesn’t mean you have to be a computer w…

5 Degrees with Career Versatility

March 20, 2019

Are you contemplating going back to school to advance your career but not sure which degree to choose? There are a variety of careers you can earn that will give you an open door to professional flexi…

5 Study Tips for Successful Online Learning

March 14, 2019

You’ve made the decision to go back to school and earn your degree online – in part because of the flexibility an online education gives you. Now it’s time to buckle down and hit the books, whic…

Debunking the Fears of Returning to School

February 11, 2019

Fear is a major factor in what keeps many adult learners from returning to school online to complete their college education. Will I fit in? How long will it take me to finish? I’m afraid I won’t …

Southwestern College to Celebrate Military Appreciation Night on Wednesday, January 30th

January 29, 2019

Winfield, Kan., Jan. 28, 2019 — The Southwestern College athletic department will celebrate military Appreciation Night on Wednesday, Jan. 30, as the Moundbuilder basketball teams host the Universit…

Southwestern College Online Programs Recognized by U.S. News and World Report

January 21, 2019

Wichita, Kansas, January 15, 2019 – Southwestern College offers some of the best online degree programs in the country, according to U.S. News and World Report. For the eighth year, U.S. News an…

5 Common Misconceptions About Online Learning

January 16, 2019

Misconception #1 – The quality of education is lower than traditional degrees Just because your online classes give you the flexibility to attend them from the comfort of your own home in your p…

Southwestern College Professional Studies Announces Special Offer for Veterans Health Administration

November 5, 2018

Southwestern College Professional Studies has announced a special offer for Veterans Health Administration (VHA) nurses interested in the RN to BSN program.Available for academic sessions beginning Ja…

Southwestern College Recognized by the Community for Accredited Online Schools

October 29, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – Southwestern College has been recognized as one of the best colleges offering online learning in the nation by the Community for Accredited Online Schools. As a leading resource for …

Southwestern College Named One of Top Four-Year Colleges for Adult Learners

October 8, 2018

Monday, October 8, 2018 – Southwestern College Professional Studies has been named one of Washington Monthly’s top 100 four-year colleges for adult learners in the country.The nonprofit, bimonthly…

Meet the Staff: Admissions Counselor Miranda Kober

September 18, 2018

Name: Miranda KoberRole: Admissions Counselor/RN to BSN Academic Success Coach – and SC Graduate!Hometown: Hutchinson, KansasHobbies: Being outside, going on walks, crafting, cooking, and decorating…

Southwestern College Professional Studies Announces Program Enhancements

August 13, 2018

Wichita, Kansas, August 13, 2018 – Southwestern College Professional Studies today announced the expansion of their Criminal Justice and Security Management online bachelor’s degrees. Available f…

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