College of Arts and Sciences
The Bachelor of Science with a major in criminal justice is an eMajor collaborative degree program with Dalton State College, and all classes are online. Beginning in Fall 2015, this program is specifically designed to meet the needs of adult learners, military students, working adults and returning students seeking degree completion.
School of Business Administration
Students who have completed an Associate of Science or Associate of Arts degree in Business may complete the Bachelor of Business Administration degree in the areas of Management, Accounting and Human Resource Management entirely online. Southwestern also offers collaborative programs with several 2-year/state colleges. Students attending through these campuses will have the added convenience of an on-site advisor. Other students will have an advisor assigned through Southwestern's campus in Americus.
School of Computing and Mathematics
Students who have completed an Associate of Science or Associate of Arts degree may complete the Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree entirely online through the WebBSIT program. Southwestern’s IT degree will instruct students in core competencies in the areas of problem solving and programming, networks and communications systems, databases, Internet and Web technologies, security, and project management, along with a foundation in business concepts. Students majoring in this degree program can look forward to challenging and fulfilling careers in Information Technology upon graduation, as this field is continually growing and changing.
School of Nursing
Students who have completed their Associates of Science in Nursing, passed the certification exams to become a Registered Nurse, and who are currently working as an RN at a hospital may complete their Bachelors of Science in Nursing online with Southwestern. Recognizing the barriers that RNs face in terms of employment demands, travel time, and family responsibilities, the program has been designed to allow full-time or part-time study, flexibility in the sequencing of courses, and options to complete the nursing courses online. The clinical skills are completed and certified by approved supervisor at a student's current hospital. Students must apply and be accepted to Southwestern before applying by a separate application to the School of Nursing.