Southeastern University

Lakeland, FL

Southeastern University

Lakeland, FL

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Undergrad Health & Medicine Christian Life Performing Arts Visual Arts Education

Transforming Minds. Engaging Culture.

Choosing the right college isn’tjust about getting an education. It’s about finding a place thatgets you ready for a career and a lifetime of service to others.

Southeastern University gives you the foundation needed to succeed in life, not just at work. SEU has more than 100 degree programs to choose from as well as a real community where you’ll build relationships that will last a lifetime.

Our campus is growing!
We recently opened our 125,000-sq. ft. Buena Vida live/learn facility, which includes new residence halls, visual and performing arts spaces, a Bloomberg financial lab, and a food court. Our brand-new welcome center will open in 2020.

Called to create
Our College of Arts & Media (CAM) believes we are all called to create. CAM offers a diverse and carefully constructed array of degree programs that will teach you the skills you need to pursue your creative calling.

State-of-the-art facilities
New facilities for the arts include an art gallery displaying student work and an art room equipped for two- and three-dimensional craftsmanship, including a kiln room and instructional studio space. Our facilities also house digital editing suites, a music business computer workspace, a piano lab, and a recording studio.

Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts
As a student in SEU’s Visual Arts program, you will be introduced to both traditional and contemporary methods of drawing, painting, composition, design, color, and multi-disciplined art forms. Through the study of respected techniques and a complementary emphasis on innovative design principles, you’ll be equipped to conceptualize, create, and problem-solve in a professional manner.

Application-based study
In SEU’s Visual Arts and Graphic Design programs, you will partic-ipate in application-based study through the compilation of a cumulative portfolio and the exhibition of your own original works in the College of Arts & Media Gallery.

Master of Arts in the Art of Des
ign Management
This program, launching in the fall of 2020, will give students skills in business and artistic design methods in order to bring innovation to any organization.

Spiritual life
Your spiritual development is the very core of our mission. Through chapel services, mission trips, community outreach, faith integration in the classroom, and much more, your faith will be strengthened daily.

SEU Worship
Our student-led music ministry—SEU Worship—writes, performs, and professionally produces original worship songs every year. As of December 2019, SEU Worship had reached more than 26 million streams on Spotify.

Value
College is a significant investment, and we provide numerous financial aid options to make SEU accessible to all students. Our average SEU award is $17,000, and more than 98% of our students receive financial aid. In fact, we awarded more than $29.4 million in scholarships in the 2018–2019 academic year alone.

Central Florida location
Our campus is in sunny Lakeland, Florida, where students enjoy great weather and outdoor activities all year. Lakeland is centrally located near theme parks, beaches, and more.

9,800+
student enrollment 

58%
female students

42%
male students 

1061
average SAT

21
average ACT 

$17,000
average award amount

23:1
student-faculty ratio 

Visual Arts Degrees
• Graphic Design
• Visual Arts
• MA in the Art of Design Management

Featured

Undergraduate Degrees
• Accounting
• Aviation Management
• Biblical Studies
• Biochemistry
• Biochemistry/Research
• Biology (Dentistry, Medical Sciences, Pharmacy, or Veterinary)
• Broadcasting
• Business & Professional Leadership*
• Business Administration*
• Business Studies
• Children, Youth & Family Ministries
• Church Music
• Communication
• Communication & Mass Media*
• Communication Sciences & Disorders
• Creative Writing (BFA)
• Criminal Justice*
• Criminal Justice & Legal Studies
• Criminal Justice & Organizational Leadership
• Criminal Justice & Social Work
• Digital Journalism
• Digital Media & Design*
• Early Childhood Education
• Elementary Education (K-6)
• English
• English & Intercultural Studies
• Exceptional Student Education (ESE)
• Film Production
• Finance
• Graphic Design
• History
• Human Services*
• Intercultural Studies
• International Business
• Kinesiology (Exercise Science, Physical Education, Pre-athletic Training, Pre-occupational Therapy, or Pre-physical Therapy)
• Legal Studies
• Management
• Marketing
• Mathematics
• Mathematics/Actuarial Science
• Mathematics/Biostatistics
• Media Ministry
• Ministerial Leadership*
• Multidisciplinary Studies
• Music
• Music Business
• Music Education
• Music Performance (Instrumental, Piano, or Voice)
• Nursing (BSN or RN-to-BSN*)
• Organizational Leadership
• Political Science
• Practical Ministries
• Psychology*
• Public Relations
• Secondary Education (Biology, English, Mathematics, or Social Science)
• Social Work
• Sport Management (Business, Coaching, Kinesiology, Outdoor Leadership, or Physical Education)
• Tourism & Hospitality Management
• Visual Arts
• Worship Ministries

Master’s Degrees
• Art of Design Management
• Business Administration* (MBA: Executive, Global, Healthcare Administration, Missional Leadership, or Sport Management)
• Educational Leadership*
• Elementary Education*
• Exceptional Student Education (ESE)*
• ESE/Educational Therapy*
• Family Ministry*
• Human Services*
• International Community Development*
• Kinesiology
• Leadership*
• Literacy Education*
• Master of Divinity*
• Ministerial Leadership*
• Ministerial Leadership (Executive)**
• Pastoral Care & Counseling*
• Professional Counseling**
• Social Work (MSW)**
• Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
• Theological Studies*

Doctoral Degrees
• Doctor of Education* (Curriculum & Instruction or Organizational Leadership)
• Doctor of Ministry**
• Doctorate in Strategic Leadership**
• PhD in Organizational Leadership**

  * Available in the evening and/or online
** In-person cohort format with online coursework


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