Our Academic Accreditation Details
Southwestern Christian University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, and is approved by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education to operate as a degree-granting institution of higher education.
HLC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). More about accreditation can be found here.
SCU has the full endorsement of the Discipleship Ministries of the International Pentecostal Holiness Church as an approved educational entity for training ministers, missionaries and Christian workers to serve the church around the world.
SCU is approved by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services of the U.S. Department of Homeland of Security for the admission of international students and Oklahoma’s State Accrediting Agency of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for the admission of eligible veterans.
Literally thousands of students have earned their degrees through Southwestern Christian University. SCU awards degrees in Associate, Bachelor and Master Degrees. As a fully accredited institution, SCU is a place where bright minds and devoted hearts come together to help you achieve your educational, professional and ministerial goals.