Southwestern Assemblies of God University

Waxahachie, TX

Southwestern Assemblies of God University

Waxahachie, TX

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Your calling starts here.

Southwestern Assemblies of God University seeks creators and changemakers—students who are committed to the pursuit of their God-given calling. SAGU Lions can be found living their Christian faith in a diversity of career fields worldwide; from entertainment, education, and business to ministry, law enforcement, technology and more.  In fact, there are over 70 degrees to choose from at SAGU!

No matter what your career aspirations, an education at SAGU is unique in that it is faith-driven, biblically-based, and Christ-centered. SAGU academics will challenge you and shape you intellectually and spiritually as you learn how your field relates to your Christian purpose.

You will receive one-on-one, personalized instruction in a smaller class environment from caring professors who are experts in their field. This hands-on training in the classroom will instill you with confidence and set you up for future success in the workplace.

The University offers fast-track programs for those who want to earn both a bachelor’s and master’s degree within five years. Programs range from Accounting, Business, and Marketing to Child & Family Studies, and Church Leadership with specialization options in Pastoral Leadership, Youth & Student Ministry, and more.

Want to see the world? SAGU students have served in more than 170 countries. And, it’s not just Intercultural Studies students who travel abroad. Ancient Studies majors excavate in Israel; Business students start small businesses in India; and Education majors travel the world to teach English as a Second Language (ESL) in context.

SAGU offers 14 athletic programs, including football and men’s and women’s basketball. There are also nine intramural sports for students looking to stay active and have fun! For off-campus activities, you will discover endless opportunities as you explore our historic town or the nearby Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex.


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#1 safest college campus in Texas, and the #14 safest college campus in the nation | Niche

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Recognized as a military-supportive university | Military Supportive Colleges

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#3 in Top Performers on Social Mobility | U.S. News & World Report

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Ranked for having one of the nation’s best bachelor’s degrees for history and social studies | College Rank

SAGU At A Glance

Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) is a leading Christian institution in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. SAGU offers more than 70 undergraduate and graduate degrees—helping students discover and develop their God-given callings in a vibrant learning community. Small class sizes allow for personalized instruction, equipping individuals for leadership in ministry, business, education, and service. There are many opportunities to get involved with over 20 campus organizations and nine intramural sports. SAGU also offers 14 men’s and women’s athletic programs. Study-abroad and mission trips occur throughout the year with additional opportunities for personal growth and spiritual development. Prospective students are invited and encouraged to attend one of SAGU’s Campus Days events or schedule a convenient time for a private university tour. Call 1-888-YES-SAGU or visit today.

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “It’s imperative that businesspeople learn how to interact with others around the world. When I show interest in a person’s customs and culture, they’re more willing to open up in business and faith.”

    • Lizzy Burrell
  • “I learned quite a bit about myself and how to be a social worker. Missions trips were really impactful during my time at SAGU and into my adulthood.”

    • Faitth Brooks
      Social Work
  • “SAGU prepared me for every area of my teaching career. My professors taught me how to manage a classroom, build professional relationships with colleagues and my students’ families, and live a Christ-centered life.”

    • Catherine Featherston
  • “SAGU ignited my love for theatre. I found friends, professional experience, and memories that will last a lifetime. The small class sizes provide an amazing opportunity to have professors who truly invest in you.”

    • Jackie Rose