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Christian Life Profile

Who do you want to be?

Discover your divine design at Southeastern University by receiving the tools and training you need to fulfill your calling. With more than 60 undergraduate degrees to choose from, students are equipped to become pastors, business leaders, counselors, teachers, musicians, journalists, and much more. Our graduate programs are ranked among the best in the country, and our new simulation laboratory gives nursing students plenty of opportunities for hands-on clinical experience. Our faculty are dedicated to uncovering your passion and helping you achieve your goals.

Spiritual life
Through chapel services, mission and outreach events, faith integration in the classroom, and other special events, your faith will be forged daily. Nearly 100 of our faculty and staff members commit each semester to disciple students through our Connect mentoring groups. Your spiritual development is central to our mission.

College is a significant investment, and we provide numerous financial aid options to make SEU accessible to all students. Our average SEU scholarship award is over $18,000 per year, and more than 98% of our students receive financial aid.

SEU Profile
Location: Our campus is in sunny Lakeland, Florida, meaning students are treated to great weather and outdoor activities throughout the year. Lakeland is a vibrant community with a small-town feel but plenty of things to do. If you’re looking for more, SEU is within an hour’s drive of some of the nation’s best beaches, as well as theme parks such as Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and Busch Gardens.

Athletics: Our football program began play in 2014, adding another opportu-nity for our Fire athletes to compete for conference and national championships. In addition to football, we offer 16 sports that compete in the NAIA’s The Sun Conference; they have won three conference championships in the last three years and have made five national tournament appearances.

Accreditation: Southeastern University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on
Colleges to award associate, baccalau-reate, master’s, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Southeastern University.




Overview: Founded in 1935, Southeastern University is committed to its mission of equipping students to discover and develop their divine design to serve Christ and the world through spirit-empowered life, learning, and leadership.

Enrollment: 4,559 students; 56% female, 44% male; 47 states and 47 countries represented

Student-faculty ratio: 19:1

Average GPA: 3.39

Average SAT: 1431

Average ACT: 20

Most popular degree programs:
Ministerial Leadership
Elementary Education
Sport Management

Degree Programs
College of Arts & Media
• Broadcasting
• Church Music
• Communication
• Digital Journalism
• English
• English & Intercultural Studies
• Film Production
• Graphic Design
• Media Ministry
• Music
• Music Business
• Music Performance (Instrumental, Piano, Voice)
• Public Relations

College of Behavioral & Social Sciences
• Human Services
• Psychology
• Social Work

College of Business & Legal Studies
• Accounting
• Business Administration
• Business & Professional Leadership
• Criminal Justice
• Finance
• History
• International Business
• Legal Studies
• Management
• Management Information Systems
• Marketing
• Organizational Leadership
• Political Science

College of Christian Ministries & Religion
• Children, Youth & Family Ministries
• Ministerial Leadership
• Missional Ministries
• Multidisciplinary Studies
• Practical Ministries

College of Education
• Elementary Education (K–6)
• Exceptional Student Education (ESE)
• Exceptional Student Education (ESE 4+1)
• Kinesiology/Exercise Science
• Kinesiology/Pre-physical Therapy
• Music Education
• Secondary Education (Biology, English, Mathematics, Social Science)
• Sport Management

College of Natural & Health Sciences
• Biology
• Biology/Pre-medicine
• Mathematics
• Nursing
• R.N. to B.S.N.

Other Programs
• The Academy
• Army ROTC
• Teacher Certification

Evening & Online Undergraduate Programs
• Business Administration
• Business & Professional Leadership
• Criminal Justice
• Human Services
• Ministerial Leadership
• Organizational Leadership
• Psychology
• R.N. to B.S.N.

Graduate Programs
• M.A. in Human Services
• M.S. in Marriage & Family Therapy
• M.S. in Professional Counseling
• M.S. in School Counseling
• Master of Business Administration
• M.A. in Ministerial Leadership
• M.A. in Theological Studies
• Master of Divinity
• M.Ed. in Arts & Academic Interdisciplinary Education
• M.Ed. in Educational Leadership
• M.Ed. in Elementary Education
• M.Ed. in ESE
• M.Ed. in ESE/Educational Therapy
• M.Ed. in Reading Education
• M.Ed. in TESOL

Doctoral Program
• Doctor of Education